New Perspectives Announce THE MAN WITHOUT A PAST And TRADENew Perspectives Announce THE MAN WITHOUT A PAST And TRADE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2019

Following a bumper year of five shows which saw East Midlands theatre company New Perspectives premiere their Stage Award winning show The Fishermen, a new production based on John Berger's masterpiece A Fortunate Man, and a first-time collaboration with Midland's rural touring company Pentabus on Crossings, New Perspectives have announced two rural touring productions for 2019. The Man Without A Past, a new adaptation of Finnish film, and a new production of debbie tucker green's trade join their 2019 programme, which has already seen the first of this year's international appearances with A Fortunate Man presented at the M1 Singapore Fringe Festival in January, one of only two British companies to take part in the festival. (more...)

CROSSINGS to Be Broadcast OnlineCROSSINGS to Be Broadcast Online
by BWW News Desk - Dec 5, 2018

The powerful and subversive drama Crossings will be broadcast online and available to audiences from 14-16 December to mark the first collaborative tour produced by leading touring theatre companies Pentabus Theatre and New Perspectives. (more...)

The Secret Is Out! York Theatre Royal Presents the Theatre by the Lake Production of THE SECRET GARDENThe Secret Is Out! York Theatre Royal Presents the Theatre by the Lake Production of THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018

It's 1910 and spoilt, lonely Mary Lennox lives a life of luxury in India with her aristocratic parents. But when an unexpected twist of fate suddenly leaves her orphaned, she is sent to live with an unknown uncle in Misselthwaite Manor - a mysterious place - on the wild Yorkshire Moors. With the help of some unexpected friends, Mary sets about discovering the legend of its secret garden. (more...)

The Secret Is Out! York Theatre Royal Presents the Theatre by the Lake Production of THE SECRET GARDENThe Secret Is Out! York Theatre Royal Presents the Theatre by the Lake Production of THE SECRET GARDEN
by BWW News Desk - Jul 3, 2018

It's 1910 and spoilt, lonely Mary Lennox lives a life of luxury in India with her aristocratic parents. But when an unexpected twist of fate suddenly leaves her orphaned, she is sent to live with an unknown uncle in Misselthwaite Manor - a mysterious place - on the wild Yorkshire Moors. With the help of some unexpected friends, Mary sets about discovering the legend of its secret garden. (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsals for Northern Broadsides' Production of Charles Dickens' HARD TIMESPhoto Flash: Inside Rehearsals for Northern Broadsides' Production of Charles Dickens' HARD TIMES
by BWW News Desk - Jan 26, 2018

Northern Broadsides have released rehearsal images for the forthcoming premiere of Deborah McAndrew's new adaptation of Charles Dickens classic novel Hard Times. Check out a first look at the production in the photos below! (more...)

Full Casting Announced For Northern Broadsides National Tour of HARD TIMES By Charles DickensFull Casting Announced For Northern Broadsides National Tour of HARD TIMES By Charles Dickens
by BWW News Desk - Jan 9, 2018

Northern Broadsides announce full casting for Deborah McAndrew's new adaptation of Charles Dickens Hard Times. Hard Times cast will feature Suzanne Ahmet (Saint George and the Dragon, National Theatre) as Sissy Jupe; Darren Kuppan (Guards at the Taj, Bush Theatre and The Tempest, Globe Theatre) as Mr Harthouse / Bitzer; Vanessa Schofield (Plastic Figures, Box of Tricks) Louisa Gradgrind; Tony Hunt (The Commitments, West End) as Steven Blackpool; Perry Moore (Cyrano, Northern Broadsides and Peter Pan in Scarlet, New Vic Theatre) as Tom Gradgrind; Howard Chadwick (Brassed Off, Oldham Coliseum) as Josiah Bounderby/Strong Man. (more...)