NEWS: Miriam Margolyes and Amit Shah to Star in Watching Rosie

Following on from its successful production of Birdsong, Original Theatre Company has announced another online production to be streamed from the 6th August. Watching Rosie is a specially commissioned play by Louise Coulthard is based on her debut play Cockamamy, which won the Lustrum Award for Outstanding New Play at The Edinburgh Fringe 2017. Directed by… Read More

NEWS: Rachel Wagstaff’s Adaptation of Birdsong to be Streamed Online

The production will be streamed online on the 1st July and made available to watch for 72 hours after. It has been announced that Rachel Wagstaff’s highly acclaimed adaptation of Sebastian Faulks’s best-selling novel Birdsong will be streamed online – with a cast in full costume and using video technology. The production will be streamed… Read More

Interview With…Caroline Harker

We chatted to Caroline Harker about starring in The Original Theatre Company’s production of The Croft, directed by Philip Franks. Could you explain what The Croft is about? It’s about the inhabitants of a little tin hut, The Croft, in a remote corner of the highlands both past and present. The history of the Croft… Read More

NEWS: Full Cast and Creative Team Announced for Valued Friends

Michael Fentiman’s production will play at the Rose Theatre in Kingston from the 20th September. The Rose Theatre and The Original Theatre Company have announced casting for the upcoming production of the first major revival of Valued Friends by Stephen Jeffreys. Michael Fentiman is set to direct Natalie Casey (Sherry), Ralph Davis (Scott), Sam Frenchum (Paul), Michael Marcus (Howard), Catrin Stewart (Marion) and Nicolas Tennant (Stewart)… Read More

NEWS: Janie Dee to Star in World Premiere of Torben Betts’s Monogamy

The Original Theatre Company and Ghost Light Productions have announced the world premiere of Torben Betts’s Monogamy which will embark on UK tour from the 2nd May 2018.  Ahead of a five week run at the Park Theatre in London, it has been announced that Torben Betts’s new play will embark on a short UK… Read More

Casting Announced for UK Tour of Invincible

The full cast for the first national tour of Torben Betts ‘s Invincible, directed by Christopher Harper has been announced today.  This national tour production, which opens at the Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds on the 30th March, will star: Alastair Whateley as Oliver, Emily Bowker as Emily, Graeme Brookes as Alan and Kerry Bennett… Read More

UK Tour Announced for Torben Betts’s Invincible

The Original Theatre Company and Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds will present the first national tour of the playwright’s Invincible.  Directed by Christopher Harper, the play follows the lives of Emily and Oliver who are finding the recession tough and so have decided to downsize – moving from London to a small town in the… Read More