Play(s) in the PYA Catalog
Jonathan Lloyd has been the Artistic Director of the award-winning Polka Theatre since 2007. Since Jonathan’s appointment, Polka has had an ambitious and entertaining mix of new plays, adaptations and innovative work for Early Years audiences. Shows have included the premiere of Fevered Sleep’s Brilliant; Ghosts in the Gallery by Paul Sirett, a collaboration with the National Portrait Gallery and Charlie and Lola’s Best Bestest Play which toured nationally and to Sao Paolo in Brazil. Education projects have flourished, including Writing the World, a story-writing competition looking at what life is like for children in other countries and Freefalling, a youth theatre group for children in Merton at risk of exclusion.