About the Company

Due to the ongoing situation regarding Covid 19, I am considering various ways to operate safely during school visits after lockdown. Information is available here but do also contact me on 07718048904 with any questions or booking requests, or to share your own ideas or updates.
Enriching The Curriculum And Supporting Literacy Through Storytelling
Join Chris for his next online Zoom storytelling:
 "Thank you for your wonderful contribution to literacy and the arts. The children and staff in my nursery class love your work, and so does my 12 yr old son! Hopefully see you in school soon😁 "- Parent and teacher in online feedback, April 2020
My son wouldn’t pick up a book until your visit, and now he can’t put yours down! Thank you for introducing him to reading“ - Parent and teacher at Portsmouth Grammar Junior School
Support Intext Performance's work in schools by buying Chris a coffee here:
Book Chris Connaughton during his author tour of The Essence Hunters. Back on the road again now! Reduced costs during the current situation for author visits, writing workshops and Q&A. Safe measures observed for booksignings, with contactless payments available and all necessary social distancing in place.
Signed copies also available here in our bookshop.
                                 Theatre and storytelling tours also available here throughout the school year.
“Intext Performance provides a range and quality of work for schools that no other theatre company delivers” Head Teacher, Lumley Junior School
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The best stories ever! - Ringwood Junior School
A must have - George Heriot's School, Edinburgh
Enchanting - Sunninghill School, Dorchester
Book visits for your school or venue, contact us for more information, or buy books from our bookshop.
Intext Performance's director and main performer is Chris Connaughton, an actor with over 30 years' experience in all forms of theatre, television and radio. He now writes and produces work for young audiences as well as being the author of the 'Beltheron' series of fantasy novels for 9 year olds and upwards. The Beltheron books are available to buy  here.
Why not visit and like the Intext Performance Facebook page where you will find new pictures and articles, discounted offers, and links to educational and children's theatre news. 
 Charles Dickens' classic story 'The Signalman' available for Y5 and upwards.