Interview With…Harry Hepple

The actor chatted to Emma Clarendon about being part of Wise Children’s Romantics Anonymous. Thanks so much for talking to me. How does it feel to be bringing this musical to audiences again? It feels amazing! We received such a fantas6c reception in Bristol earlier in the year and were really looking forward to taking… Read More

Interview With… Charlotte Payne

Emma Clarendon chatted to the actress about starring in Squad Goals, which begins performances at the Dagenham & Redbridge Football Ground on the 14th September. Hi, thanks so much for talking to me. Could you explain what Squad Goals is about? Squad goals is about two rival five-aside female football teams who battle it out to… Read More

Interview With… Avi Lasarow

We chatted to  Avi Lasarow, CEO of Prenetics on how the theatre industry can get back to normality as quickly and safely as possible. Hi Avi, thanks so much for talking to me. Could you explain a little bit more aboutPrenetics and how the company has been facilitating the return of industries such as sports? It’s great… Read More

Interview With…Niki Aguirre

Emma Clarendon chatted to the author about her new collection of stories Terminal Romance, published on the 17th September. Hi Nikki, could you tell me more about what Terminal Romance is about? Terminal Romance is a collection of interlinked short stories touching on themes such as connections, physicality vs cyberspace, and romantic disillusion. The timeline… Read More

Interview With… James Hillier

The director chatted to Emma Clarendon about Sunnymead Court, playing at the Tristan Bates Theatre from the 22nd September. Hi James, it’s fantastic to hear that Sunnymead Court is going to be performed on stage. How are you feeling about it? It’s a dream that we are able to be making theatre, although in quite… Read More

Interview With…Dean Johnson

The director chats to Emma Clarendon about creating digital theatre and directing a digital production First Date, set to star Samantha Barks and Simon Lipkin. First of all thank you so much for talking to me. How does it feel to be directing under these circumstances? I think ultimately, I’m feeling very fortunate to be working… Read More

Interview with…Jack Miles

The writer and composer chatted to Emma Clarendon about his new musical St Anne Comes Home, playing as part of the Iris Theatre’s Summer Festival. Hi Jack thanks for talking to me. Could you explain what St Anne Comes Home is about? St. Anne Comes Home is about a man, James, who sleeps in the… Read More

Interview With…Lina Johansson

Lina Johansson chats to Emma Clarendon about Mimbre’s latest show To Untouch which will be performing as part of the Greenwich and Docklands International Festival. Hi Lina, could you tell me more about Mimbre as a company? Mimbre is a female-led company creating nuanced, breath taking and highly skilled acrobatic theatre. We use circus and… Read More

Interview With….Jamie Chapman Dixon and John-Webb Carter

The pair chatted to Emma Clarendon about the Theatre Producer Portal.   Could you explain how the Theatre Producer Portal works? The Portal works by giving resources, connections, and access to areas of the industry that may otherwise be hard to enter. There are over forty five separate aspects to the Portal ranging from job opportunities,… Read More

Interview With…Hannah Hauer-King

Emma Clarendon chatted to Damsel Productions artistic director about producing Damsel Outdoors. How did the concept for the festival come about? It was around April, when lockdown had very much established itself. Kitty (Damsel’s Executive Producer) and I were in frequent conversation about what could be a meaningful contribution from Damsel during these times. Was… Read More