The Strange Names Collective is the performance work of Philip Stanier and regular collaborators.

This site should contain everything you need to know about the Collective's work.

Here you can find information, documentation, participation, and numerous words and pictures.

Audience Quotes

"Absolutely hilarious (in that very good way where there's a faint edge of unease about the reasons why you are laughing), constantly unpredictable."

"Fascinating! At times bizarre, unusual, thought-provoking. Throughly enjoyable."

"It was a truly enjoyable evening full of charm, visually engaging, and fun!"

"Thank you so much for your generous helping of happiness, I wish I'd had more time."

"My daydreams while listening to you took me to childhood, racing down the stairs in a sleeping bag toboggan, and then to now and being happy and learning about happiness."

"Thank you very much you remind me a lot of the good things in life."