The Rose Theatre, Bankside London, (in use as theatre 1587 - 1600) A short film by artist John Couzens - Dec. 2010
A montage of film with interview (with long term advocate and volunteer Shirley Newton) , animated stills and layered sounds focusing on aspects of its origins both as the original theatre (now an exhibition space with theatre) and the time when the foundations were first discovered in 1989, with details of the subsequent fight by the theatrical community and members of the public to save The Rose from developers. Special thanks to Pepe Pryke - operations Manager at the Rose. Suzanne Taylor - Actress and volunteer Rose guide, Shirley Newton long term Rose volunteer and guide for such an interesting and insightful interview.