Shontal are a not for profit organisation that specialises in 'Financial Literacy using Live Theatre' Working across the community our aim is debt prevention through education.
We are able to offer the sessions to groups small and large, having performed over 250 times around the country and beyond, our work is highly interactive and we aim to send the audience home with a smile on their face and with plenty to think about.
Please feel free to contact us to discuss how we can help.
" Rat Trap " was commssioned by Housing Hartlepool to look at the financial pressures facing those who take on their first tenancy, it takes a light hearted approach to the issues raised and aims to signpost people to the right advice and information, it forms part of a 12 week course designed...
" Bust " This is the story of Tanya and Keith. A normal couple with a young son and a baby on the way who manage to attract an impressive portfolio of debt, most of it because of changing personal circumstances. We witness their journey into debt through meetings with a variety of characters...
It's Only A Few Quid... This story looks at Gill, and how her life is turned upside down by the loss of her job. She struggles with debt and the people she owes. Then she turns to a certain individual for help..... You are welcome to view a short extract from this drama. Amusing out-takes from some...
" One Family's Story..." This is a one hour interactive theatre based performance workshop. It concerns two members of the same family caught up in a spiral of debt, there is nothing unusual about the way the family live, they have similar lifestyles to those of us in the wider community,...
8th October 2012
'Its Only a Few Quid' Tour
9th May 2012
annual visit to Clifton A Community Arts School Rotherham
3rd May 2012
Tenants Conference North Lincolnshire Homes
26th April 2012
Dame Allans School - Newcastle
25th November 2011
Peterborough City Council
14th September 2012
ISOS Housing have commissioned Shontal to help... more...
BLF 'Improving Financial Confidence Fund'
1st September 2012
The successful bids have been announced and preliminary... more...
27th October 2011
From the 26th September through to the 6th October... more...