Interview With….Oliver Cotton

The actor chatted to us about being part of SHAKE Festival’s streamed reading of The Winter’s Tale. Hi Oliver, how are you feeling about being part of this live rehearsed reading of The Winter’s Tale? It’s been a really interesting experience working on this production of The Winter’s Tale. It’s challenging trying to find ways… Read More

Interview With… Peter Glanville

The Polka Theatre’s Artistic Director chatted to us about the theatre’s pop up performance of Maanika & The Wolf.   Hi Peter – can you tell me more about what Maanika and the Wolf is about? It’s a play about a Grandmother called Maanika who brings her childhood dressing up boxto life, re-enacting the story… Read More

Interview With…Topsie Redfern

We chatted to Topsie about her show Topsie Redfern’s Crystal Balls, playing at Two Brewers from the 28th to the 30th July. Hi Topsie, what can we expect from your show? It’s Cabaret meets Theatre. On one hand it is camp and fun with some great songs but on the other hand, through the exploration… Read More

Interview With….Jemma Carlisle

We chatted to the actress and director about Spectacular! playing as part of the Iris Theatre’s 2021 Seed Commissions series. Hi Jemma – could you tell me what Spectacular! is about? Spectacular is such a sweet story. It’s all about a family needing to move house, and their neighbour the Bee-Keeper, Mrs Marigold gives them… Read More

Interview With…Brigitte Adès

We chatted to the author and UK Bureau Chief of the Foreign affairs journal, Politique Internationale about her book Exiles from Paradise . Could you explain a bit more about what Exiles from Paradise is about? Exiles from Paradise is about the friendship of two young Franco Iranians experiencing an identity crisis aged 24. After graduating… Read More

Interview With…Tony Jayawardena

We chatted to the actor about starring in The Invisible Hand at the Kiln Theatre… Hi Tony, for those who haven’t seen it what is The Invisible Hand about? The Invisible Hand is about the kidnap and ransom of an American banker working in Pakistan. When the ransom money isn’t forth coming the banker suggests that… Read More

Interview With…Annabel Carberry

The Co-Director of Lost in Translation chatted to us about the company’s London tour. Hi Annabel – could you tell me more about your London tour? It’s really a London year for us – such a great way to get back to touring! It is the first time we have performed away from our base… Read More

Interview With….Peter Caulfield

We chatted to the actor about starring in the London premiere of Last Easter at the Orange Tree Theatre. Could you tell me a bit more about Last Easter?  Sure, Last Easter is a beautifully written play by Bryony Lavery, which explores the lives of four very good friends thrown even closer together by the… Read More

Interview With…Charlotte Peters

The director chatted to us about directing Matthew Morrison’s DANCE at the King’s Head Theatre. Hi Charlotte, could you tell me a bit about what DANCE is about? Dance is a funny and unpredictable story exploring the after effects of a public shaming at a gig which goes viral, leading teenager Kemi and her Dad concocting… Read More

Interview With…Simon Wolfe

We chatted to Simon about starring in the 60th anniversary revival of Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days at the Riverside Studios. Hi Simon – for those who don’t know what Happy Days is about, could you tell me a bit moreabout the background to the story? Well, in Happy Days we meet Winnie, who is stuck,… Read More