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A Shining Intimacy  
Programme Notes















Kenneth and Maggie reading Death in Leamington


A Shining Intimacy was created and written by Tom Marshman 

Produced by Nia Evans and Katie Cooper

Lighting Design: Jen Roxburgh

Outside Eye: Jen Bell

Original Music: Duncan Speakman

Writing Support: Karen Mcleod & Ben Atterbury 

Projections created by Hannah Whittaker 

Movement Direction: Roseanna Anderson 

Toy Theatres designed and made by Jennie Cave 

Voice Coach: Carol Fairlamb


With thanks to Caroline Williams, Alex Murdoch, Angela Piccini, Assembly Bristol, The Pound Arts Center, Strike a Light, Gloucester University, Adam Endacott, Bristol Old Vic's Ferment, Arvon, Gemma Brookes, Pervasive Media Studio, Vonalina Cake, Alec Stevens, Mayfest, Nik Rawlings, Bernie Hodges, and the Chelsea Theatre.


More about Clare Thornton and the Memorial residency can be found here:


Text spoken by Kenneth and Maggie have been taken from archive sources including TV, radio interviews, biographies and autobiographies. 


To coincide with the tour, Tom will be running an online workshop about A Shining Intimacy and Clare's archive in June. The Bristol performance and workshop are supported by Bristol Pride. Please keep your eyes peeled on Tom’s socials - 


Twitter: @TommmyMarshman

Facebook: @TommyMarshmanPerforms

Insta: @tom.marshman







Tom and Clare performing Juliet and her Romeo at the South London Gallery


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As part of our environmental policy, we have made our programme notes and marketing materials all online. 

With thanks to our partners, Bristol Pride, Mayfest, and Impermanence.

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