Interview: Hannah from Damsel Productions

This August will see Damsel Outdoors take place in locations including Portobello Road and Bankside as four compelling new pieces of theatre are staged across London. This exciting collaborative project from Damsel Productions, with an all women and non-binary inclusive team, is a chance for the artists to explore the creative potentials of the outside,…

Interview: James Scotland – The Sunday Art Club

A free outdoor spectacular celebrating diversity in the arts, The Sunday Art Club (TSAC) will immerse audiences in the joy of live performance this August and September. This multi-disciplinary festival will be socially distanced in Shoreditch as well as streamed online so everyone can enjoy its electrifying range of theatre, jazz, film and visual art…

Interview: Courtenay Johnson and Jo Blake from Mothers Who Make

A brand new hub is coming to Northamptonshire for Mothers Who Make! The sessions will be led by Carbon Theatre’s Courtenay Johnson and story teller Jo Blake, and will create a supportive shape for mothers to explore how being a mother and an artist can enrich both experiences. They hope to connect a network of…

Interview: Godspell Cast – Danyl Johnson and Jodie Steele

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Stephen Schwartz’s Godspell, theatrical legends old and new are coming together and creating an exciting online charity concert. West End legends Ruthie Henshall and Darren day will return to reprise their roles from the 1993 studio recording, alongside an incredible cast featuring Sam Tutty, Ria Jones, Jodie Steele and…

Interview: Hot Coals Theatre

Written, cast, shot and edited all during lockdown by Hot Coals Theatre, My Darling Christopher is a new short film created as part of a wider theatre project in association with RADA, that will be shared as part of HOME Manchester’s Homemakers Festival from Thursday 16 July. The piece will use a unique theatrical language…

Interview: Golden Toad Theatre

With their tour of Errol’s Garden postponed till 2021, Golden Toad Theatre are teaming up with West End stars Courtney Stapleton and Joe Griffiths-Brown to help encourage children’s creativity to bloom through song, dance, and even a little bit of gardening!

Interview: Theatre Search

British Theatre is revered globally for its innovation and quality but stage doors are currently shut with no set date for reopening. Many may never reopen. Even before Covid-19 hit, there was a growing sense that something needed to be done to help diminish the cracks that were appearing in the ecology of touring theatre….

Interview: Jon Morgan – Theatres Trust

We’ve all heard about the detrimental effect that Covid-19 is having on the theatre industry, but you may not be aware of just how much danger we’re in. Due to the temporary closure of venues it has been reported that 136 (57%) small theatres in the UK could fail within the next three months without…

Interview: Brixton House Team

Scheduled to open in Spring 2021, Brixton House is taking the opportunity during lockdown to look back on four of its brilliant productions from its Ovalhouse days. Filmed by LIVR, the 360° virtual reality theatre platform, Random Selfies (4th June) from Mike Kenny, WHITE (25th June) and GREY (2nd July) from Koko Brown will each…