Grand Stretch is an improvisation-based arts company founded by Darren Yorke.

Whether we're providing life-long learning experiences in our improv Workshops or making truthful, meaningful, memorable (albeit fleeting) theatre, comedy & music in our Productions, our year-round ambition is to put the Grand Stretch in everyone's evenings. And mornings. And noons. And late nights. (We're always at it, really.) 


IT'S ALL TO PLAY FOR!

What goes on, generally

ABOUT US

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You must have so many questions! 

Questions like 'What is a "Grand Stretch"?' and "Who is this chap with the terrible hair-cut?


Now, you won't find the answers to such questions here, but don't give up hope! This is only the 'landing page', as they call it in the biz. There's a whole website to explore...

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WORKSHOPS

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'All the world's a stage, and most of us are desperately under-rehearsed.' 

- Seán O'Casey


With that in mind, we offer improvisation-based Education Programmes, Training Opportunities and Outreach Initiatives and programmes for all ages and abilities - facilitated by Darren Yorke.

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PRODUCTION

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'Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!' - Dr Seuss


We apply our unique improvisational approach, performance technique and stagecraft to making all kinds of meaningful things happen - it's quite literally all to play for! 

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