Lawrence Illsley

Left Cape: 1990-1999  

Special Achievements
I have had two books published. the first is a long narrative epic poem called Astra and Sebastian (www.facebook.com/astraandsebastian) The second is a biography of the Cornish ceramicists Troika, called Troika 63-68. (www.troikapedia.co.uk). 

What I am doing now
I am the musical director and co writer of the professional theatre company Sprakle and dark. (www.sparkleanddark.com) In the past four years we have taken The Clockmaster and The Girl With No heart, two of our original shows, on Arts council funded national tours. We also had a successful run at the Edinburgh fringe in 2012 and will be returning with our new show Killing Roger in 2013. this run has been supported by the Wellcome Trust.


Tel: 01736 788501