A Show + Tell Salon on OuLiPo, scents, and things postal

A Show + Tell Salon on OuLiPo, scents, and things postal

Another Show and Tell Salon hosted on 22nd February by Alex Rowse and Tassos Stevens of Coney together with Paul Bennun and co from Somethin Else in a packed lunchtime room. The digest follows, a little belatedly as HQ has been stricken by various…


Calling all telephones: the Institute Of Telephonic Enumerators

Calling all telephones: the Institute Of Telephonic Enumerators

Here’s a phonebox graffiti spotted recently in West London. The Bullingdon oik who wrote this doesn’t know the value of a good BT phonebox, unlike our friends the Institute Of Telephonic Enumerators (IOTE). The IOTE need your help in mapping BT te…


A digest of last week's Show + Tell Salon, hosted by Coney & Somethin Else.


A window opens

A window opens

We’ve been doing some thinking about how Coney works inside and out. We reckon this blog is a good place for Coney’s HQ to reflect on what’s been happening in Coney projects, to report on open playful events that Coney is hosting, and to do some t…


A Small Town Anywhere


Shedding some light on Playful Communications at Coney

Shedding some light on Playful Communications at Coney

Hello there, I am Ellie, Coney’s Playful Communications Officer. It might just be the coolest job title I ever have. Just under a year ago, I put the finishing touches to my application for a job with the most mysterious of arts organisations, Con…


An outing for Adventures in Learning to the TES Resources Show

An outing for Adventures in Learning to the TES Resources Show

Coney’s Adventures in Learning team had a suitably successful weekend at TES Resources Show London. Other stalls may have had a rhino made of grass or a questionably realistic Jack Sparrow, but our stall looked great with shiny new posters and a 3…


Playday Melbourne 29th October

Playday Melbourne 29th October

There’s a Playday happening in Melbourne this Saturday 29th October. It’s centered around the National Gallery Victoria Studio but also out in Federation Square and beyond. It’s being co-hosted by Freeplay, Pop Up Playground, and the Society of Co…


The Astronautical Challenge, adventures-in-learning

The Astronautical Challenge, adventures-in-learning

We’re delighted that The Astronautical Challenge, the adventure-in-learning that we made in a co-production with our good friends Unlimited Theatre and Radiowaves, helped win a National Charity Award for Unlimited last night, collected by Jon and …


Small Town Travelling

Small Town Travelling

A Small Town Anywhere ran very successfully in 2009 in a co-production with BAC, but the beautifully spooky townspace that the playing audience inhabited was anything but small. This makes it much harder to tour than we’d like for a piece we still…