NEWS: New Dates Announced for Wuthering Heights

Wise Children have announced new dates for the world premiere of Artistic Director Emma Rice’s adaptation of Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights. Also directed by Emma Rice, this new adaptation of the classic novel is a co-production with the National Theatre, Bristol Old Vic and York Theatre Royal.  The cast for this new production is set to be led by Lucy McCormick (Post… 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

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Month: December 2020

Here’s a guide to some of Love London Love Culture’s most popular reads for December… Review of The Pirates of Penzance at the Palace Theatre: this was our last in person trip to the theatre for 2020 and it was a real treat. Filled with good humour, fabulous singing this production was certainly one that… 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

Interview With….Marc Antolin

We chatted to Marc Antolin about reprising his role in The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk. Hi Marc, for those not familiar with the story what is The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk about? The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk follows the lives of Marc and Bella Chagall, we first meet them as young teenagers fallinghead over heels… 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: Dates and Full Cast Announced for Digital Tour of The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk

Wise Children, Kneehigh and Bristol Old Vic have today announced dates and casting for the upcoming digital tour of Daniel Jamieson’s The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk. Directed by Emma Rice, the production will see Marc Antolin (Marc Chagall) and Audrey Brisson (Bella Chagall), reprising their roles from the original production when it returns for the digital tour from the 3rd… Read More

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

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