NEWS: Full Cast Announced for UK Tour of Wuthering Heights

Emma Rice’s production is set to open at the Bristol Old Vic from the 11th October, before travelling across the UK. Full casting and further dates have been announced for the upcoming UK tour of Emma Rice’s production of Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights, which is a co-production between with the National Theatre, Bristol Old Vic and York Theatre Royal. Joining the… Read More

Review Round Up: Bagdad Cafe, Old Vic Theatre

We round up what critics have had to say about Emma Rice’s production now playing at the Old Vic Theatre. The Upcoming: **** “Socially distancing cannot stop everyone coming together. Hope is something everyone needs, and the performance definitely supplies it.” The Guardian: **** “It is all outrageously sentimental, too, and yet we find ourselves… Read More

Inside the Rehearsals of…Bagdad Cafe, Old Vic Theatre

Emma Rice’s adaptation and production will play at the Old Vic Theatre from the 17th July. Rehearsal images have been released for Emma Rice’s upcoming production of Percy and Eleonore Adlon’s Bagdad Cafe, which will play at the Old Vic Theatre from the 17th July until the 21st August. Smack bang in the middle of… Read More

NEWS: Wise Children Announce The School for Wise Children’s Workrooms

The company have announced the creation of an online space to engage with emerging artists. Following on from their online summer spread of courses, Wise Children have today announced The School for Wise Children’s Workrooms. This new initiative will see Emma Rice and her team of collaborators once again create an online creative space to… Read More

REVIEW: The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk, Wise Children/Kneehigh/Bristol Old Vic (Online)

This captivating and endearing production is well worth catching while you can. It has to be said that perhaps one of the best things about this year and the reliance on digital theatre is the way in which it has allowed us to catch up with productions that we have missed in the past for… Read More

NEWS: Kneehigh’s The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk Extends Run

Due to popular demand, Kneehigh’s production has been extended to be available to watch between the 11th to the 18th December. With the news that Bristol will be moving into Tier 3 when lockdown ends, there will be no live audience watching Wise Children broadcast Kneehigh’s The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk from Bristol Old Vic at the end of this week. To make… Read More

NEWS: Wise Children Announce Casting for Romantics Anonymous

Full casting has been confirmed for the upcoming digital tour of Romantics Anonymous, which will see the show streamed live across the UK and internationally from 22 – 27th September.   Wise Children, Bristol Old Vic and Plush Theatricals today announce that Emma Rice’s critically acclaimed Romantics Anonymous will be performed live to a socially distanced audience for the final performance of their ‘digital… Read More

NEWS: Wise Children Announce Romantics Anonymous to be Performed and Broadcast Live

Emma Rice’s critically acclaimed musical based on the film Les Émotifs Anonymes  will be performed at Bristol Old Vic, and broadcast live, direct to audience’s homes nationally and globally. Having had its world premiere at the Shakespeare’s Globe, it has been announced that Romantics Anonymous is set to be available to stream as a ‘digital tour’… Read More

NEWS: Wise Children Announces The School for Wise Children’s Summer Spread

The theatre company will offer a variety of theatrical courses online by Emma Rice and her team of collaborators. Emma Rice’s company has today announced details of its new online initiative The School for Wise Children’s Summer Spread that will offer a range of courses relating to theatre, running from the 15th June until the… Read More

NEWS: Malory Towers to Have Run at the Southbank Centre

It’s been confirmed that Emma Rice’s musical adaptation of Enid Blyton’s Malory Towers will return this Summer with a run at the Southbank Centre. Producer David Pugh is set to present Emma Rice’s critically acclaimed musical adaptation of Enid Blyton’s Malory Towers, originally created with Wise Children for a run at the Southbank Centre from the 29th… Read More