About Devoted & Disgruntled

Devoted & Disgruntled is a nationwide conversation about theatre and the performing arts, run by theatre company Improbable.


Author: Ess Grange

Join the national conversation about the future of theatre

Run by theatre company Improbable, Devoted & Disgruntled is an ongoing conversation using Open Space Technology, giving theatre and performing arts practitioners the space and time they need to create positive change. 

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D&D is run on a non-profit basis. Help us to keep the space open for all, including Deaf, Disabled and disadvantaged participants.



Target amount: £1,000.00

Amount raised: £132.00

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Devoted & Disgruntled 2024: What are we going to do about theatre and the performing arts?

Our annual unconventional convention for everyone involved in theatre and the performing arts, is back for the first full weekend event since the pandemic! For our 19th D&D, we are at Slung Low's The Warehouse in Leeds from 16th - 18th March 2024.




Author: Ellie Claughton

Location: The Warehouse in Holbeck,Crosby St, Leeds

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Latest reports

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  • How do we make Jewish theatre in a time of Jewish genocide?

    A provocative question at the ‘what next for Jewish theatre in the UK’ discussion day. Read more

  • I want To Be a Voice Over Artist “Riddley”

    Riddley (twelve years old) had called a session because he loves voice over acting particularly in video games and in comedy sketches.. he wanted to know more. Read more

  • Your Life is a Work of Art

    This is a session I have called at several D&Ds before because it is my motto or working hypothesis or my modus operandi or something like that. And I’m always curious what ‘your life is a work of art’ means to others. It is becoming the framework for how I bring my skills and experience together to help people who are facing some life transition and who want to stop ignoring their creative yearnings and learn how to integrate the miraculous with the mundane and experience life as a work of art. Read more

  • Non-Hierarchical Theater Processes

    How to decenter the director and create a more collaborative rehearsal room. Read more

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