Wandsworth Arts Fringe: Festival Focus
Producer Cath Mattos tells us about Wandsworth Arts Fringe, the festival bringing theatre, circus, dance, comedy and more to south-west London this May.
Breakin’ Convention: Festival Focus
As Sadler’s Wells’ festival of hip-hop, Breakin’ Convention, celebrates its 15th anniversary, four of its contributors share what being part of the schedule means to them.
Tom Vallen: “Exercise is good for you, right?”
Writer/performer Tom Vallen on his journey with A Gym Thing and working out more about muscle dysmorphic disorder.
Sarah Milton on why she “wanted people to see Daisy’s legs wobble”
Writer/performer Sarah Milton on the personal experience that moved her to write Tumble Tuck.
Bo Poraj: 14 questions
Actor Bo Poraj on playing a doctor with an insidious agenda in Rasheeda Speaking.
Charlotte Merriam takes us inside the ladies’ loo
Playwright and performer Charlotte Merriam tells us about creating a theatrical movement and new play Dames, which is set inside a ladies’ toilet.
Lucy Phelps: 14 questions
Performer Lucy Phelps tells us about joining the hit whodunnit Witness For The Prosecution and why she thinks Londoners are so lucky.
Theatre tips for audiences: performers’ suggestions
We asked the stars of the London stage how to get the most from a trip to the theatre. They shared their best theatre tips.
Louisa Lytton: 13 questions
Former EastEnders star Louisa Lytton on starring in the European premiere of The Gulf and being a proud Londoner.
Sarah Alles: 11 questions
German star Sarah Alles tells us about making her London debut in new play Moormaid at Arcola Theatre.
CircusFest 2018: Festival Focus
Producer Molly Nicholson tells us about CircusFest 2018, the festival bringing the best of modern circus to London.
Gauhar Jaan – The Datia Incident: “I wanted to unshackle her story”
Mukul Ahmed tells us why the tale of India’s first recording artist, Gauhar Jaan, is a story worth telling.
Kate Lamb: 13 questions
Call The Midwife’s Kate Lamb tells us about a Mafia-set Much Ado About Nothing and a canine cameo.
For King And Country: “The audience are the stars of the show”
Writer/director Owen Kingston tells us about the new show that puts audiences into Winston Churchill’s shoes.
The Act: A show about teenage love, made by teenagers
Company Three tell us about their new production exploring all the emotions of teenage love.
Kevin Armento: “How do we have a Lewinsky play without Bill?”
Kevin Armento tells us about the evolution of his new play, Devil With The Blue Dress.
Cécile Leterme: 11 questions
French actor Cécile Leterme tells us about bringing Pericles to the Barbican and performing Shakespeare in French for a London audience.
Jack Lowe: “Is this show theatre? Definitely”
Director Jack Lowe tells us about Frogman and creating theatre using virtual reality.
Louis Greatorex: 12 questions
The Last Post actor Louis Greatorex tells us about starring in Kenneth Emson’s Plastic and why he was eager to work at Old Red Lion Theatre.
Alice Fearn: 14 questions
Wicked star Alice Fearn tells us about performing one of musical theatre’s most iconic roles.