NEWS: Final Casting Announced for San Domino

Full casting has been confirmed for the upcoming production based on Mussolini’s infamous persecution of homosexuals, playing at the Tristan Bates Theatre from the 5th June.  Written and composed by Tim Anfilogoff and Alan Whittaker, San Domino is a story of love, loss and a struggle to survive directed by Matthew Gould. One night in 1939, Carlo, Claudio… Read More

REVIEW: The Gulf, Tristan Bates Theatre

Despite the strong performances and production itself, The Gulf as a play meanders with no real sense of purpose or direction.  Making its European premiere, Audrey Cefaly’s The Gulf is unfortunately an extremely frustrating watch with little for the audience to react to as two women confront the gulf in their relationship, with conversations becoming… Read More

Interview with…Matthew Gould

Director Matthew Gould spoke to Love London Love Culture about the upcoming European premiere of Audrey Cefaly’s  The Gulf at the Tristan Bates Theatre.  Hi Matthew – thank you for talking to Love London Love Culture. Could you tell me a bit more about what The Gulf is about?  The Gulf is a play about two women… Read More

NEWS: San Domino to Play at the Tristan Bates Theatre

Based on Mussolini’s persecution of homosexuals, Tim Anfilogoff and Alan Whittaker’s San Domino will play at the Tristan Bates Theatre from the 5th June.  One night in 1939, Carlo, Claudio and friends are arrested in Catania.   Condemned without any trial, they arrive on San Domino: a prison island solely for gay men.  For all the indignity and squalor of… Read More

REVIEW: Pete ‘N’ Keely, Tristan Bates Theatre

Matthew Gould directs the European premiere of this intimate and bubbly two-hander which has style but lacking in substance.  Whisking audiences back to 1968, Pete ‘N’ Keeley is a lighthearted and entertaining show about one couple whose relationship has played in front of cameras for the past 12 years and the strain that being in… Read More

NEWS: Casting Announced for Pete ‘n’ Keely at Tristan Bates Theatre

Casting for the European premiere of the off-Broadway musical Pete ‘n’ Keely at the Tristan Bates Theatre from the 2nd May has been confirmed.  It’s 1968. America’s Swingin’ Sweethearts, Pete Bartel and Keely Stevens, are performing live on national television! The only catch? They haven’t spoken to each other in five years. Through a non-stop… Read More

PREVIEW: Pricked Out, King’s Head Theatre

The King’s Head Theatre will present Nicholas de Jongh’s new play from  the 25th to the 29th March.  A young man, lying asleep on a deserted beach, is woken up by another young man who has lost his bearings and needs help in discovering where he is. After beginning to question each other it quickly becomes clear… Read More

REVIEW: I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it on the Road, Jermyn Street Theatre

Gretchen Cryer and Nancy Ford’s 1978 Off-Broadway and West End musical is back in London, with plenty to say that is still relevant today in Matthew Gould’s production.  Warm, passionate and feel-good are just a few words to describe Matthew Gould’s production of Gretchen Cryer and Nancy Ford’s musical, which is currently playing in London… Read More

PREVIEW:I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it On the Road @Jermyn Street Theatre

It has been announced that the Jermyn Street Theatre will present the first UK revival of the Off-Broadway and West End Musical I’m Getting My Act Together and Taking it On the Road.  The new production of the musical with music and lyrics by Gretchen Cryer and Nancy Ford, will be the first time it… Read More

Vicki Michelle to Star in Hello Norma Jeane at Park Theatre

The ‘Allo ‘Allo actress is to make her Park Theatre debut in Hello Norma Jean by Dylan Costello when it arrives at the theatre from the 23rd February.  Directed by Matthew Gould and produced by Giant Cherry Productions, this latest production follows the company’s sell-out success of The Glass Protege at the Park Theatre last year.… Read More