In a world gone crazy, can philosophy help? This sparklingly brilliant new show tries to give you the answer.

Rob Newman (stand up legend, best-selling novelist, Radio 4 Sony Award Winner) attempts to piece together a philosophy for our troubled times by sifting through 3000 years of thought: from Pythagoras to Artificial Intelligence by way of Pavlov’s dogs, Jane Goodall’s chimpanzees and Frankie Howerd’s trousers.

The Gulbenkian reviews

“Dazzling shafts of wit ”

The Times

“He is one amazing comedian”

Time Out
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“Hugely entertaining, gleefully jaunty and refreshingly intelligent… I loved it.”

The Guardian 2018
Robert Newman’s Total Eclipse of Descartes

Thu 12 September 2019

Our work with young people

Children and Young People are at the heart of what we do, as audience members, as participants and as thought leaders.

Through our landmark ART31 project we are working with young people and partners in Kent to create new opportunities through the arts for under 25's across the county.

Below are some of our current projects focused on the development of young people.

Our projects with young people