School for Clowns (Tour) (1978)

Alie Street
31 Jul - 18 Aug 1978
  • by F. Waechter
  • Adapted by Ken Campbell

This production toured parks in Hackney, Newham and Tower Hamlets. Performances were free and took place in the mornings and afternoons. It was performed on the Friends Roadshow doubledecker London bus.

Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August: Hackney
Monday 37 August – Friday 11 August: Newham
Monday 14 August – Friday 18 August: Tower Hamlets


Peter Bensted talks about School for Clowns and getting a two-year grant to create work for schools and communities, which marked the very beginning of Half Moon Young People’s Theatre. Interviewed by Beccy Allen.

Cast List

Creative Team

  • Sylvester McCoy Director