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Bob Frith founded Horse + Bamboo Theatre in 1978. He now manages the Dave Pearson Studio and is active in support of Apna Rossendale.

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/ July 23, 2020

1987/8 AnRoth/The Wheel

rom the late 1980s the tours settled into a seasonal cycle, with a new production hitting the road in late June or July and then a tour with horses until September. Sometimes we set out from our base, which since...

/ March 3, 2019

Posters 2

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/ September 5, 2018

The Dave Pearson Studio

The Dave Pearson Studio shares its space with Apna Rossendale - this explains what links the two organisations.

/ September 3, 2018

Recent prints etc

More recent prints etc

/ September 3, 2018
Snig Hole in Helmshore

Early lino-prints etc

Linoprints and other works from early 1970s

/ September 3, 2018

Artwork for theatre shows

Various drawings and prints used in programmes etc

/ September 3, 2018

Posters 1

A selection of posters from the mid 1970s to 2018

/ September 2, 2018

Apna Rossendale

Apna Rossendale is a community resource based in the Dave Pearson Studio. Founded by Arry Nessa and Bob Frith it provides a space mainly for local women from South Asian heritage to meet

/ September 2, 2018

2018 The Moonwatcher

A short tour of stories partly derived from interviews with members of the South Asian communities in Rossendale

/ September 1, 2018

2014-18 Different Moons

A three year community project based in Haslingden, and working mainly with women and young people from the local South Asian communities

/ September 1, 2018
At war, from the Weaver of Grass. Bob Frith, Horse + Bamboo

2011/12 Angus – Weaver of Grass

Two tours of Scotland, focusing on Gaelic speaking communities, with the story of Angus McPhee - the Weaver of Grass.

/ September 1, 2018