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Full Cast Announced For Merlynn Tong's Adaptation of ANTIGONE Photo Full Cast Announced For Merlynn Tong's Adaptation of ANTIGONE
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2021

Dawn Walton OBE directs Francesca Amewudah-Rivers (Ismene), Liz Crowther (Tiresias), Wendy Kweh (Creon), Joseph Payne (Haemon) and Adeola Yemitan in her professional stage debut as Antigone.

Naomi Peterson Joins the Cast of Mercury Theatre's  BASKERVILLE! Photo Naomi Peterson Joins the Cast of Mercury Theatre's BASKERVILLE!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 22, 2021

Naomi Peterson joins the company in the role of Miss Stapleton and others, joining the previously announced Richard Ede (Sherlock Holmes), Marc Pickering (Stapleton and others), Eric Stroud (Doctor Watson), Naomi Peterson (Miss Stapleton and others), Phil Yarrow (Sir Henry and others).

Mercury Theatre Launches First Studio Season In Refurbished Building Photo Mercury Theatre Launches First Studio Season In Refurbished Building
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2021

Tickets for the Studio season in the Mercury's refurbished theatre, go on sale on Tuesday 20 July at 10:30am. Learn more about the full lineup and how to purchase tickets here!

Mercury Theatre Marks Reopening Following 5-year Campaign Photo Mercury Theatre Marks Reopening Following 5-year Campaign
by Stephi Wild - Jun 22, 2021

The refurbished venue includes a transformed brighter foyer space, which is open all day, with a new café bar, redeveloped main auditorium with additional seats, new rehearsal room, revamped and extended backstage facilities, improved interval experience with increased toilet facilities, and most importantly for the first time the building will be accessible throughout.

Mercury Theatre Announces Inaugural Season In Refurbished Theatre Photo Mercury Theatre Announces Inaugural Season In Refurbished Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 27, 2021

Mercury Theatre, led by Executive Director, Steve Mannix and Executive Producer, Tracey Childs, today announces its opening season in the company's extensively refurbished venue, which will reopen next month after two years of closure following the Mercury Rising transformation, a 3-year campaign which raised over £11.3 million to reimagine the theatre and improve accessibility throughout.

Mercury Theatre Colchester Forced to Postpone 2020 Pantomime Photo Mercury Theatre Colchester Forced to Postpone 2020 Pantomime
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 12, 2020

The Mercury Theatre Colchester team today announced that due to the COVID19 pandemic, they have been forced to make the difficult decision to postpone this years' pantomime until 2021.

Mercury Theatre Colchester To Stream CINDERELLA Pantomime This Easter Saturday Photo Mercury Theatre Colchester To Stream CINDERELLA Pantomime This Easter Saturday
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2020

The Mercury Theatre Colchester are thrilled to announce that they will be streaming their most recent Mercury Pantomime, Cinderella, to the public via YouTube Premiere this Easter weekend.

Theatre Producers' Charity Stage One Announces Regional Hosts For 2020 Photo Theatre Producers' Charity Stage One Announces Regional Hosts For 2020
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2019

Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse, Mercury Theatre Colchester and Cardiff's Sherman Theatre have been announced as the hosts for theatre producers' charity Stage One's Regional Placement Scheme in 2020.

Ryan McBryde Joins Executive Team As Creative Director Of The Mercury Theatre Photo Ryan McBryde Joins Executive Team As Creative Director Of The Mercury Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 13, 2019

The Mercury Theatre today announce a newly formed leadership team that will lead the theatre's future direction following its extensive capital redevelopment. Working alongside Joint Chief Executives Steve Mannix and Tracey Childs, newly appointed Creative Director Ryan McBryde will join the team leading the creative vision for the theatre. He takes up his role in June, and his first season will launch the newly refurbished building in Autumn 2020 following the £9.7m refurbishment.

Winner Announced For Inaugural Mercury Weinberger Playwriting Prize Photo Winner Announced For Inaugural Mercury Weinberger Playwriting Prize
by Stephi Wild - Nov 5, 2018

The Mercury Theatre Colchester and Josef Weinberger Ltd today announce the winners of their inaugural Mercury / Weinberger Playwriting Prize.

Shortlist Announced For Mercury Weinberger Playwriting Prize Photo Shortlist Announced For Mercury Weinberger Playwriting Prize
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2018

The Mercury Theatre Colchester and Josef Weinberger Ltd today announce the shortlist of their inaugural Mercury / Weinberger Playwriting Prize.

 Casting and UK Tour Dates Announced For SILENCE Photo Casting and UK Tour Dates Announced For SILENCE
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2018

Runner-up of the inaugural Mercury Theatre playwriting prize with her play Hidden, Nicola Werenowska is soon to debut her latest work at the Mercury before it embarks on a UK tour.

Casting Announced For James Bridie's MR. GILLIE at Finborough Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2017

In a new production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre and continuing their rediscovery of James Bridie, one of the West End's most successful dramatists of the 1930s and 1940s, the first London production since its 1950 premiere of Mr Gillie runs at the Finborough Theatre, playing Sunday and Monday evenings and Tuesday matinees from Sunday, 25 June 2017 (Press Night: Monday, 26 June 2017 at 7.30pm).

Dibley, Wilcox To Star In UK Tour Of KINDERTRANSPORT
by Carrie Dunn - Oct 2, 2013

Kindertransport will open at the Belgrade Theatre Coventry from Wednesday 23 October and will tour the UK until April 2014.

Kelly, Childs Lead WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF 4/14-5/9
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2009

Matthew Kelly and Tracey Childs will will be performing in Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Kelly and Childs will play George and Martha. Performances at Trafalgar Studio 2 begin on April 14 and runs until May 9.

London Calling with Champagne Charlie: MAMMA MIA!'s Andrew Hall
by Charlie Salem - Apr 8, 2009

As Andrew Hall stepped out in the role of Bill, leading the cast for the 10th anniversary celebration of MAMMA MIA! at the Prince of Wales Theatre, he, by his own admission, had other things on his mind.

Kelly, Childs Lead WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF 4/14-5/9
by Reynard Loki - Mar 9, 2009

Matthew Kelly and Tracey Childs will will be performing in Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Kelly and Childs will play George and Martha. Performances at Trafalgar Studio 2 begin on April 14 and runs until May 9.