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THE CAT AND THE CANARY Will Be Presented at Theatre Royal Photo THE CAT AND THE CANARY Will Be Presented at Theatre Royal
by Stephi Wild - Sep 7, 2021

Bill Kenwright, The Classic Thriller Theatre Company and Theatre Royal, Glasgow are pleased to welcome the creepy comedy thriller The Cat and the Canary next week as part of a UK tour.

THE CAT AND THE CANARY Returns to UK Tour Photo THE CAT AND THE CANARY Returns to UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 2, 2021

Bill Kenwright’s Classic Thriller Theatre Company continues with its latest chilling whodunit, the creepy comedy thriller The Cat and the Canary. Following its acclaimed opening in Windsor in January 2020 and highly successful spring tour, the production returns to complete its Autumn tour, which was delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  

VIDEO: Renell Shaw Releases New Video of  'The Vision They Had (From The Windrush Sui Photo VIDEO: Renell Shaw Releases New Video of 'The Vision They Had (From The Windrush Suite)'
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2021

Renell Shaw, composer, songwriter and Associate Artist of Hackney Empire, today releases a new video to accompany his Ivor Novello award-winning composition THE VISION THEY HAD (FROM THE WINDRUSH SUITE).

Kneehigh Presents CLOG DANCING IN GWEEK
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2020

2020 was Kneehigh’s 40th year and they had planned to celebrate in style, but then the pandemic struck and their plans were scuppered. But, not to be deterred, they’re throwing a livestream bash on Saturday 30th January 2021, inviting audiences to their rehearsal base and spiritual home in Cornwall, The Barns.

THE FLYING LOVERS OF VITEBSK Extends Livestream Photo THE FLYING LOVERS OF VITEBSK Extends Livestream
by Stephi Wild - Nov 30, 2020

Bristol will be going into Tier 3 when lockdown ends on Wednesday, which means 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

THE GRINNING MAN Will Launch Bristol Old Vic's New On Demand Season Photo THE GRINNING MAN Will Launch Bristol Old Vic's New On Demand Season
by Stephi Wild - Nov 13, 2020

Bristol Old Vic today announced the five much-loved hit productions from its back catalogue to watch on-demand throughout lockdown and over Christmas from the comfort of your sofa. 

Casting Announced For the Digital Tour of THE FLYING LOVERS OF VITEBSK Photo Casting Announced For the Digital Tour of THE FLYING LOVERS OF VITEBSK
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2020

Wise Children, Kneehigh and Bristol Old Vic, announce dates for the digital tour of Daniel Jamieson's The Flying Lovers of Vitebsk directed by Emma Rice. The production will feature Marc Antolin (Marc Chagall) and Audrey Brisson (Bella Chagall), reprising their roles from the original production.

Wise Children Continue To Live Broadcast With The Announcement Of A Revival Of THE FL Photo Wise Children Continue To Live Broadcast With The Announcement Of A Revival Of THE FLYING LOVERS OF VITEBSK
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2020

Following the success of the live broadcast of Romantics Anonymous, watched by more than 20,000 people worldwide, Wise Children today announce their plan to offer live broadcast events as part of all future programming. The online format that they trailblazed for Romantics Anonymous was so successful that the company believe they will continue working in this way, long into the future.

Horsecross Arts Launches New Online Performance Projects for Young People Photo Horsecross Arts Launches New Online Performance Projects for Young People
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 25, 2020

Following the success of the Coronavirus Time Capsule project which saw 20 young people creating a video record of their lockdown experiences, Horsecross Arts has developed three online performance projects for its youth groups to take part in this autumn.

VIDEO: Watch Bristol Old Vic's THE GRINNING MAN, Streaming Now! Photo VIDEO: Watch Bristol Old Vic's THE GRINNING MAN, Streaming Now!
by Stephi Wild - Jun 27, 2020

Bristol Old Vic's production of The Grinning Man is now available to stream in its entirety.

BWW Review: THE GRINNING MAN, Bristol Old Vic At Home Photo BWW Review: THE GRINNING MAN, Bristol Old Vic At Home
by Anthony Walker-Cook - Jun 27, 2020

a?oeAnd so we find ourselves gathered once again at the altar of sweet distractiona?? purrs Julian Bleach's Barkilphedro, an ambitious court clown, at the beginning of The Grinning Man, a new musical with book and lyrics by Carl Grose and music by Tim Philips. If only, you might think: being in a theatre would do more than put a smile on my face right now.

Bristol Old Vic Announces Free Season Of Streamed Shows - THE GRINNING MAN, A MONSTER Photo Bristol Old Vic Announces Free Season Of Streamed Shows - THE GRINNING MAN, A MONSTER CALLS, and More!
by Stephi Wild - May 15, 2020

Bristol Old Vic today announced three of the five titles that will be streamed on YouTube as part of the Bristol Arts Channel.

Kneehigh Theatre and Berliner Ensemble Join G√ľnter Grass Event Photo Kneehigh Theatre and Berliner Ensemble Join G√ľnter Grass Event
by Stephi Wild - Feb 25, 2020

On Wednesday 26th February 2020, 7pm, Dash Arts are hosting EUROPEANS: G?oeNTER GRASS at Rich Mix London, exploring the world of German artist G√ľnter Grass: novelist, poet, playwright, illustrator, graphic artist, sculptor and the recipient of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature.

Actors Touring Company Has Announced the Cast of AMSTERDAM UK Tour Photo Actors Touring Company Has Announced the Cast of AMSTERDAM UK Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 4, 2020

A fresh cast has been announced for ATC's 11-week UK-wide tour of Maya Arad Yasur's audacious play Amsterdam. It will be the first tour under Artistic Director Matthew Xia, recently named in The Stage's Top 100 Most influential People in Theatre.

The Classic Thriller Company Presentes THE CAT AND THE CANARY Photo The Classic Thriller Company Presentes THE CAT AND THE CANARY
by Stephi Wild - Jan 23, 2020

The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, Bill Kenwright's Classic Thriller Theatre Company (Rehearsal For Murder, Judgement in Stone, The Case of the Frightened Lady and The Lady Vanishes), returns with their latest chilling whodunit, the creepy comedy thriller The Cat and the Canary.

THE CAT AND THE CANARY Will Embark on UK Tour Photo THE CAT AND THE CANARY Will Embark on UK Tour
by Stephi Wild - Dec 13, 2019

Building on the phenomenal decade-long success of The Agatha Christie Theatre Company, Bill Kenwright's Classic Thriller Theatre Company (Rehearsal For Murder, Judgement in Stone, The Case of the Frightened Lady and The Lady Vanishes), returns with their latest chilling whodunit, the creepy comedy thriller The Cat and the Canary.

BWW Review: UBU ‚Ä" A SINGALONG SATIRE, Shoreditch Town Hall Photo BWW Review: UBU ‚Ä" A SINGALONG SATIRE, Shoreditch Town Hall
by Debbie Gilpin - Dec 7, 2019

Welcome to Lovelyville. President Nick Dallas has just been re-elected, and all seems right with the world - until the disruptive force of Mr and Mrs Ubu make their appearance, that is. Completely at odds with the tone of the town from the moment they open their mouths, they are unable to sit back and try to make things work in their current situation. Cue an outrageous assassination attempt and a grab for power in which the crowd is powerless to intervene. Ambitious, cowardly, strange-looking leaders with poor public-speaking skills - haven't we seen this somewhere before..?

Bristol Old Vic Announces Full 2020 Programme 'Year Of Artists' Headlined By Mark Ryl Photo Bristol Old Vic Announces Full 2020 Programme 'Year Of Artists' Headlined By Mark Rylance
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2019

Bristol Old Vic today launched its 2020 programme of work, Year of Artists a?" shining a spotlight on the role of artists in a changing world, and celebrating creativity in us all. Work from some of the most incredible talent in British theatre today (from Emma Rice, Sally Cookson, Joel Horwood and Maria Aberg) sits alongside dazzling new writers and artists (such as Ross Willis and Miranda Cromwell) and opportunities for everyone from across the region, regardless of age, experience or background, to get creatively involved.

Actors Touring Company Announces National Tour Of AMSTERDAM Photo Actors Touring Company Announces National Tour Of AMSTERDAM
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2019

Following its top selling run at the Orange Tree Theatre this autumn, Maya Arad Yassur's strikingly original and audacious play Amsterdam will take to the road in early 2020. The three-way co-production, between Actors Touring Company, the Orange Tree Theatre and Theatre Royal Plymouth embarks on a tour that opens in Plymouth in February and stretches across the UK. Amsterdam is directed by Matthew Xia as his inaugural production as artistic director of ATC.

Full Tour Dates Announced For Kneehigh's UBU! A SINGALONG SATIRE Photo Full Tour Dates Announced For Kneehigh's UBU! A SINGALONG SATIRE
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2019

Full tour dates are announced for Kneehigh's phantasmagorical and savagely funny Ubu! A Singalong Satire. As previously announced, the show will play at London's Shoreditch Town Hall in December as the perfect alternative Christmas show. It will then embark on a mini UK tour; travelling to Bristol Marble Factory, The Lowry, Salford and Leeds Playhouse.

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