In Ghost About the House, premiering at the King’s Head Theatre in June, Sioned Jones plays two characters connected to the same Islington house, but separated by 70 years and a love for lycra. In this latest interview in our Featured Show series, Sioned discusses the play, how the Internet has made life easier and harder for actors, and an incident with red knickers… Time to get booking!
How are five strangers linked in One Minute when a child disappears? Watch this brilliant trailer for the Barn Theatre’s brand-new production of Simon Stephens’ haunting play about modern tragedy and grief, which starts performances in Cirencester 18 May 2018. Time to get booking and planning your trip to the Cotswolds!
In new play Dead or Alive? A Drama in the Womb, premiering this week at London’s Theatro Technis, a pregnant woman ponders whether to abort twin embryos. It’s been 50 years since abortions became legal in the UK, but many issues around abortion rights are far from settled in the British Isles. Author Keith Hindell argues the case for abortion reform and we round up the headlines.
As Ireland prepares to head to the polls this month (on 25 May) to vote on legalising abortion, and the UK marks the 50th anniversary of The Abortion Act of 1967 coming into effect, Keith Hindell’s new play Dead or Alive? A Drama in the Womb looks afresh at issues around women’s reproductive rights. It premieres this week at London’s Theatro Technis – time to get booking!
How are five strangers linked in One Minute when a child disappears? Watch this brilliant trailer for the Barn Theatre’s brand-new production of Simon Stephens’ haunting play about modern tragedy and grief, which starts performances in Cirencester on Saturday 19 May 2018. Time to get booking and planning your trip to the Cotswolds!
Preparations are well underway for the Barn Theatre’s much-anticipated new production of Simon Stephens’ One Minute, the theatre’s follow-up to its extended, wildly popular inaugural offering of The Secret Garden. Take a peek inside the rehearsal room with the cast and artistic director Iwan Lewis, who makes his directorial debut with the play – and then get booking!
Just a few days to go until Katy Brand’s debut play 3Women gets its world premiere at the West End’s Trafalgar Studios. Sneak a peek at our rehearsals photos to see how stars Anita Dobson, Debbie Chazen, Maisie Richardson-Sellers and Ollie Greenall have been getting on it rehearsals. Lots of food and fun by the look of it! Time to get booking!
As we continue our feature series in the lead up to Iwan Lewis’ major new, social media-focused production of Simon Stephens’ One Minute, let’s catch you up on other developments at the newly opened Barn Theatre in Cirencester, which has got Mates co-founders Terri Paddock and Mark Shenton so excited. Have you seen the news about the Barn’s recent recruiting coup?