Hammer & Tongs

by Daniel Jamieson

Education Resources

Theatre Alibi has built an excellent reputation for its distinctive style of physical theatre and high quality education resources. Hammer & Tongs combines multi-roling physical performance with live music and an intriguing set and props, demonstrating skills that are accessible and clearly transferable to students’ own work.

Drama / Theatre Studies (GCSE, AS & A2, BTech Performing Arts) Please note that Hammer & Tongs is aimed at adults and young people from 14+. There is some moderate swearing.

Free Study Pack
Please click here to download the Hammer & Tongs study pack (PDF).
It includes sections on the form and style of Theatre Alibi’s work, Research & Development work and rehearsal processes, stagecraft and an introduction to the piece by the writer.

Practitioner Interviews
Click here to watch videos of the Alibi team talking about Hammer & Tongs

Solving a Moment

The Script
Click here to download the full Hammer & Tongs script (pdf)

A DVD recording of the production is available (£20+ vat). We give permission for the recording to be made available to students through your school or college Intranet. Please contact info@theatrealibi.co.uk to order a copy.

The Set
See pictures of the Hammer & Tongs set model and final finished set here.