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The Composite Mind

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The Composite Mind is a podcast that delves into the inspirations and creative world of our guests. ​Inspired by Theatre Director Joan Littlewood's vision of a collaborative room, RoughHouse Theatre Director Shane Morgan will be talking to guests about their working practice, how creativity impacts, inspires and invigorates them and in so doing, we’ll find out who and what makes up their composite mind. ​Expect insights and a smattering of what the guests are listening to, reading and watching as well as a regularly updated and guest curated Spotify playlist. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/TheCompositeMind. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

The Composite Mind is a podcast that delves into the inspirations and creative world of our guests. ​Inspired by Theatre Director Joan Littlewood's vision of a collaborative room, RoughHouse Theatre Director Shane Morgan will be talking to guests about their working practice, how creativity impacts, inspires and invigorates them and in so doing, we’ll find out who and what makes up their composite mind. ​Expect insights and a smattering of what the guests are listening to, reading and watching as well as a regularly updated and guest curated Spotify playlist. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/TheCompositeMind. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

The Composite Mind is a podcast that delves into the inspirations and creative world of our guests. ​Inspired by Theatre Director Joan Littlewood's vision of a collaborative room, RoughHouse Theatre Director Shane Morgan will be talking to guests about their working practice, how creativity impacts, inspires and invigorates them and in so doing, we’ll find out who and what makes up their composite mind. ​Expect insights and a smattering of what the guests are listening to, reading and watching as well as a regularly updated and guest curated Spotify playlist. Support this show http://supporter.acast.com/TheCompositeMind. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Composite Mind: Maaza Mengiste

6/4/2021
Our guest for episode six is novelist and essayist Maaza Mengiste. She is the author of the novel, The Shadow King, which was shortlisted for the 2020 Booker Prize, and was a 2020 LA Times Book Prize Fiction finalist. It was named best book of the year by, amongst others, the New York Times, NPR, Elle, Time. She is the recipient of an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature, the Premio il ponte, and fellowships from the Fulbright Scholar Program, the National Endowment for...

Duration:00:42:27

The Composite Mind: Rowena Alice

5/12/2021
Our guest for episode five is DJ and Broadcaster Rowena Alice. As well as DJing live gigs, Rowena is the presenter of Incoming on Islington Radio and Riot Diet on Boogaloo Radio. Our chat navigates Rowena's creative journey to date and kicks off with some very satisfying chat about rescue dogs. As expected, Row also offers up two absolute bangers for the guest curated Spotify playlist. Islington Radio can be found here. Boogaloo Radio can be found here. Further information can be found...

Duration:01:01:04

The Composite Mind: Tori Allen-Martin and Sarah Henley

4/28/2021
Our guests for episode four are Tori Allen-Martin and Sarah Henley, creatives in their own right and founders of Burn Bright. Our chat includes Tori and Sarah's individual journeys into the arts and how some journeys don't have to be as direct as others, being a creative during a pandemic and why and how Burn Bright is a creative force to be reckoned with. For more information on Burn Bright, head over to www.burnbright.org.uk Further information can be found at...

Duration:01:00:10

The Composite Mind: Dr. Radha Modgil

4/7/2021
Our guest for episode three is Doctor, Writer and Broadcaster Dr. Radha Modgil. Our chat includes Dr. Radha's journey into the medical profession as well as navigating a broadcasting career, her storytelling genre of choice and potential spoilers for those who haven't seen Moana. For more information on Dr. Radha, head over to her website http://drradha.co.uk Further information can be found at www.roughhousetheatre.com/thecompositemind including the guest inspired Sportify playlist and...

Duration:00:44:32

The Composite Mind: Charlotte Bennett

3/22/2021
Our guest for episode two is Charlotte Bennett, joint Artistic Director of Paines Plough. The chat includes Charlotte's working process, navigating a theatre company through a pandemic and what not to read just before you go to bed at night. For more information on Paines Plough head over to www.painesplough.com Further information can be found at www.roughhousetheatre.com/thecompositemind including the guest inspired playlist and how you can support the podcast and its future. Support...

Duration:00:49:22

The Composite Mind: Amit Lahav

3/1/2021
Our guest for episode one is Amit Lahav, Artistic Director of Gecko Theatre. The chat navigates Amit's career, Gecko Theatre, his working process, the new Gecko Theatre building The Creation Space and Amit's creative touchstones both past and present. For more information on Gecko Theatre head over to www.geckotheatre.com Further information can be found at www.roughhousetheatre.com/thecompositemind including the guest inspired playlist and how you can support the podcast and its...

Duration:00:43:40

Trailer: The Composite Mind

2/21/2021
The Composite Mind is a brand new podcast about creativity, inspiration, allies and where to find them. Inspired by Theatre Director Joan Littlewood's vision of a collaborative room, RoughHouse Theatre Director Shane Morgan will be talking to guests about their working practice, their inspirations and what/who feeds and fills their composite mind. Expect insights, anecdotes and a smattering of what the guests are listening to, reading and watching. Further details can be found over at the...

Duration:00:02:05