A View from the Bridge

Audition for A View from the Bridge!

Audition for A View from the Bridge!

Thursday, 7 August 2014

Ever fancied treading the boards? Got a hankering for the limelight? Find out how you could be part of the Touring Consortium Theatre Company's next…
A word from the producer: The view is from the bridge not of it

A word from the producer: The view is from the bridge not of it

Friday, 22 August 2014

There are casting discussions and poster perspective considerations, as well as a trip to the Southbank (thus the view FROM London's Hungerford Bridge),…
Community casting: Edinburgh auditions for A View from the Bridge

Community casting: Edinburgh auditions for A View from the Bridge

Thursday, 2 October 2014

Who wants to be a dockworker extra in Touring Consortium's upcoming production of Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge? Hopefuls in Edinburgh…
Community casting: Bradford auditions for A View from the Bridge

Community casting: Bradford auditions for A View from the Bridge

Thursday, 9 October 2014

It was the turn of Bradford locals this week to take part in The Touring Consortium Theatre Company's community casting for future production, A View…
Community casting: Nottingham auditions for A View from the Bridge

Community casting: Nottingham auditions for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 17 October 2014

It was the turn of Nottingham locals this week to take part in The Touring Consortium Theatre Company's community casting for future production, A…
Community casting: Cheltenham auditions for A View from the Bridge

Community casting: Cheltenham auditions for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 24 October 2014

It was the turn of Cheltenham locals this week to take part in The Touring Consortium Theatre Company's community casting for future production,…
Community casting: Darlington auditions for A View from the Bridge

Community casting: Darlington auditions for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 14 November 2014

Find out more about our community cast auditions for A View from the Bridge this week in Darlington.
Spotlight On... Roger Richardson (Company Stage Manager)

Spotlight On... Roger Richardson (Company Stage Manager)

Thursday, 4 December 2014

Roger Richardson was born in Whitby and currently lives in Cardiff. He has been in the theatre business for 40 years working as a Company Stage Manager.…
Jonathan Guy Lewis and Michael Brandon cast in A View from the Bridge

Jonathan Guy Lewis and Michael Brandon cast in A View from the Bridge

Monday, 15 December 2014

Jonathan Guy Lewis and Michael Brandon cast in Touring Consortium Theatre Company's 2015 tour of A View from the Bridge.
First look: A View from the Bridge set design

First look: A View from the Bridge set design

Monday, 19 January 2015

Take a look at the model showing what the set for 'A View from the Bridge' will look like. Designed by Liz Ascroft, building of…
Arthur Miller: Celebrating his centenary

Arthur Miller: Celebrating his centenary

Friday, 16 January 2015

In the year that marks 100 years since the birth of American playwright Arthur Miller, we're celebrating his life and legacy ahead of 'A…
Community casting: Wolverhampton auditions for A View from the Bridge

Community casting: Wolverhampton auditions for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 23 January 2015

Wolverhampton locals all vied for a coveted spot in the Touring Consortium Theatre Company's community casting for future production, A…
Community casting: Coventry auditions for A View from the Bridge

Community casting: Coventry auditions for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 23 January 2015

Coventry locals all vied for a coveted spot in The Touring Consortium Theatre Company's community casting for future production, A View from…
A View from the Bridge: Designer's sketchbook

A View from the Bridge: Designer's sketchbook

Friday, 30 January 2015

View Liz Ascroft's sketchbook for A View from the Bridge. The sketchbook includes initial sketches and reference material, as well as models showing…
Finding the accent - creative process with Voice Coach Yvonne Morley

Finding the accent - creative process with Voice Coach Yvonne Morley

Thursday, 5 February 2015

Get an insight into the wondrous world of accents with voice coach, Yvonne Morley, as she works with the cast of A View from the Bridge during rehearsals...…
Inside Rehearsals: A View from the Bridge Week One

Inside Rehearsals: A View from the Bridge Week One

Friday, 6 February 2015

Week one started with a buzz! Here's what went on with the cast and company of A View from the Bridge...
Rehearsal journal: A View from the Bridge week 1

Rehearsal journal: A View from the Bridge week 1

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

Assistant director Nathan Markiewicz rounds up the first week of rehearsals for A View from the Bridge. 
Inside Rehearsals: A View from the Bridge Week Two

Inside Rehearsals: A View from the Bridge Week Two

Friday, 13 February 2015

It's the end of week two and we have a nice round up of what's been going on...
Finding the accent: talking Brooklyn

Finding the accent: talking Brooklyn

Thursday, 12 February 2015

In week two of our series with voice coach Yvonne Morley, we show you how to achieve the Brooklyn accent through tune and physicality...
Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge Week two

Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge Week two

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

Assistant director Nathan Markiewicz shares his insight into week two of rehearsals for A View from the Bridge.  
Applications now open for young reporters

Applications now open for young reporters

Wednesday, 18 February 2015

We’re looking for young reporters across the UK! Are you an avid writer or eager to learn more about a creative industry? If you’re aged 17…
Full casting revealed for A View from the Bridge

Full casting revealed for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 20 February 2015

Full casting has been announced for the Touring Consortium Theatre Company’s new production of A View from the Bridge, directed by Stephen Unwin…
Interview: Liz Ascroft, set designer for A View from the Bridge

Interview: Liz Ascroft, set designer for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 20 February 2015

Designer Liz Ascroft gives an insight into her profession and a glimpse of what to expect for A View from the Bridge, ahead of its opening at Nottingham…
Inside Rehearsals: A View from the Bridge Week Three

Inside Rehearsals: A View from the Bridge Week Three

Friday, 20 February 2015

Find out what the cast of A View from the Bridge are up to in week three of rehearsals.
Interview: John Leonard, sound designer for A View from the Bridge

Interview: John Leonard, sound designer for A View from the Bridge

Friday, 20 February 2015

Meet the man behind the sound. John A Leonard tells us how he got into sound design and gives us an insight into the process.
First look: A View from the Bridge rehearsals

First look: A View from the Bridge rehearsals

Monday, 23 February 2015

What can we expect from Touring Consortium Theatre Company's A View from the Bridge? Get a glimpse of the show in rehearsals ahead of its opening…
Spotlight on... Kevin McCurdy (fight director)

Spotlight on... Kevin McCurdy (fight director)

Thursday, 26 February 2015

Kevin McCurdy is currently Fight Director for A View from the Bridge, choreographing the dramatic downfall of Eddie Carbone. But how did he get into the…
Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge week three

Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge week three

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Find out what happened last week in rehearsals for A View from the Bridge. Assistant director Nathan Markiewicz updates his journal in…
Interview: Paul Pyant, lighting designer for A View from the Bridge

Interview: Paul Pyant, lighting designer for A View from the Bridge

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

We interview Paul Pyant, lighting designer for Touring Consortium Theatre Company's A View from the Bridge, touring nationally from 4 March 2015.…
Inside rehearsals: A View from the Bridge week four

Inside rehearsals: A View from the Bridge week four

Friday, 27 February 2015

Find out what the cast of A View from the Bridge have been up to in the final week of rehearsals before the show opens at Theatre Royal Nottingham…
Watch: A View from the Bridge rehearsal trailer

Watch: A View from the Bridge rehearsal trailer

Friday, 27 February 2015

Watch the rehearsal trailer for A View from the Bridge ahead of its opening next week at Theatre Royal Nottingham on 4 March 2015.
Meet our Nottingham Young Reporters

Meet our Nottingham Young Reporters

Monday, 2 March 2015

Meet Kayleigh Phillips and Edward Crook who are our Young Reporters for A View from the Bridge at Nottingham Theatre Royal.
Who's who in the Nottingham A View from the Bridge community cast

Who's who in the Nottingham A View from the Bridge community cast

Monday, 2 March 2015

Seeing A View from the Bridge at Theatre Royal Nottingham this week? You may recognise some of the faces on stage! Take a look at who's who in the…
View's Daisy Boulton On... Arthur Miller, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Twitter trending

View's Daisy Boulton On... Arthur Miller, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Twitter trending

Monday, 2 March 2015

A View from the Bridge's Daisy Boulton on playing Catherine, doing a Brooklyn accent, remembering Arthur Miller and Philip Seymour Hoffman, and…
Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge week four

Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge week four

Tuesday, 3 March 2015

Find out what happened in the final week of rehearsals for A View from the Bridge. Assistant director Nathan Markiewicz updates his journal…
Bridge Moments: Director Stephen Unwin

Bridge Moments: Director Stephen Unwin

Tuesday, 3 March 2015

Our Creative Learning Project invites students and lifelong learners to recreate up to five memorable moments or quotes from Arthur Miller’s A View…
Video: Actor-brothers James and Will Rastall share some family secrets

Video: Actor-brothers James and Will Rastall share some family secrets

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

While James Rastall rehearsed A View from the Bridge, Will Rastall was down the road starring in Gods and Monsters at Southwark Playhouse.…
Bridge Moments: Designer Liz Ascroft

Bridge Moments: Designer Liz Ascroft

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Our Creative Learning Project invites students and lifelong learners to recreate up to five memorable moments from Arthur Miller’s A View From the…
Bridge Moments: Assistant director Nathan Markiewicz

Bridge Moments: Assistant director Nathan Markiewicz

Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Our Creative Learning Project invites students and lifelong learners to recreate up to five memorable moments from Arthur Miller’s A View From the…
Watch: A View from the Bridge trailer

Watch: A View from the Bridge trailer

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Watch the dramatic trailer for A View from the Bridge, capturing the phenomenal performances in this Arthur Miller classic, directed by Stephen Unwin.…
First look: A View from the Bridge production shots

First look: A View from the Bridge production shots

Friday, 6 March 2015

Unsure of what to expect from A View from the Bridge? View our gallery of production shots for a glimpse of the show
Who's who in Cheltenham's A View from the Bridge community cast

Who's who in Cheltenham's A View from the Bridge community cast

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

This week A View from the Bridge is on stage at the Everyman Cheltenham from 10 to 14 March. Recognise some of the faces in the show? Find…
Young reporter's blog: A View from the Bridge Nottingham

Young reporter's blog: A View from the Bridge Nottingham

Thursday, 12 March 2015

What's it like in the moments before a show opens? Last week, A View from the Bridge opened at Theatre Royal Nottingham and young reporter Kayleigh…
Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge week five

Assistant director's journal: A View from the Bridge week five

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

With rehearsals complete in London, it was off to Nottingham for the technical and dress rehearsals, ahead of the show's opening on…
Spotlight on... Ian McCarthy (Stage Manager)

Spotlight on... Ian McCarthy (Stage Manager)

Thursday, 12 March 2015

An interview with ‘Mac’ – the seventh pillar of Theatre Royal Nottingham. Young reporter Edward Crook interviews Ian McCarthy who has…
View's Teresa Banham on... Arthur Miller and playing Beatrice

View's Teresa Banham on... Arthur Miller and playing Beatrice

Friday, 13 March 2015

AView from the Bridge Teresa Banham on playing Beatrice, working alongside Jonathan Guy Lewis, and what she thinks of her characters future. 
Who's who in Darlington's A View from the Bridge community cast

Who's who in Darlington's A View from the Bridge community cast

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

This week A View from the Bridge is on stage at Darlington Civic Theatre from 17 to 21 March. Recognise some of the faces in the show?…
Meet Darlington's young reporter: Rebecca Parkinson

Meet Darlington's young reporter: Rebecca Parkinson

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Meet Rebecca Parkinson, the latest recruit for our young reporter scheme. She'll be reporting from the Darlington Civic Theatre and getting behind…
Video: Director Stephen Unwin on A View From the Bridge and much more

Video: Director Stephen Unwin on A View From the Bridge and much more

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

In this in-depth education interview, director Stephen Unwin explains his approach to his Touring Consortium production of Arthur Miller’s A View…
Young reporter's interview: Stephen Unwin

Young reporter's interview: Stephen Unwin

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Kayleigh Phillips interviewed Stephen Unwin, director of A View from the Bridge, in its opening week in Nottingham. Stephen reveals his thoughts…
Cast enter MY View spirit on site and on Twitter

Cast enter MY View spirit on site and on Twitter

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

The A View From the Bridge cast have loved your entries in our MY View From the Bridge so much that they wanted to contribute some pictures of their own.…
A View from the Bridge: Designing the sound

A View from the Bridge: Designing the sound

Thursday, 19 March 2015

What did Red Hook, Brooklyn, sound like in the 1950s? John Leonard, sound designer for A View from the Bridge, gives an insight into his profession…
Listen: Philip Cairns and James Rastall on playing brothers Marco and Rodolpho

Listen: Philip Cairns and James Rastall on playing brothers Marco and Rodolpho

Friday, 20 March 2015

Listen to A View from the Bridge's Philip Cairns and James Rastall hilariously entertaining Q&A, recorded backstage at the Darlington…
Watch: Arthur Miller, his work and legacy

Watch: Arthur Miller, his work and legacy

Monday, 23 March 2015

Watch this panel discussion on Arthur Miller's legacy, staged by Theatre Royal Nottingham during the opening week of A View from the Bridge. 
Listen: Orestes Sophocleous and Ben Woodhall on playing Louis and Tony

Listen: Orestes Sophocleous and Ben Woodhall on playing Louis and Tony

Thursday, 2 April 2015

Listen to the playfully candid backstage Q&A with A View from the Bridge's Orestes Sophocleous and Ben Woodhall at the Bradford…
Who's who in Wolverhapmton's A View from the Bridge community cast

Who's who in Wolverhapmton's A View from the Bridge community cast

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

This week A View from the Bridge is on stage at Wolverhampton Grand Theatre from 24 to 28 March. Recognise some of the faces in the show?…
'Give me your huddled masses': The meaning behind the title

'Give me your huddled masses': The meaning behind the title

Thursday, 26 March 2015

"Give me your huddled masses..." Director Stephen Unwin looks at the lie of the American Dream, the real meaning behind the title of A View…
Video: Jonny Guy Lewis' 6 reasons to see A View From the Bridge

Video: Jonny Guy Lewis' 6 reasons to see A View From the Bridge

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Jonathan Guy Lewis stars as Eddie Carbone in the Touring Consortium’s production of Arthur Miller’s A View From the Bridge.  In this…
Video: Michael Brandon’s 7 childhood memories that prepared him for Arthur Miller

Video: Michael Brandon’s 7 childhood memories that prepared him for Arthur Miller

Friday, 27 March 2015

Brooklyn-born Michael Brandon plays the narrator Alfieri, a Brooklyn lawyer, in the Touring Consortium production of Arthur Miller’s A View From…
Jonathan Guy Lewis on Eddie Carbone, rehearsal room anecdotes and his next project

Jonathan Guy Lewis on Eddie Carbone, rehearsal room anecdotes and his next project

Friday, 27 March 2015

Jonathan Guy Lewis on what motivates his character, being headbutted during rehearsals, and his upcoming play A Level Playing Field at the Jermyn…
Meet Bradford's Young Reporters: Raza and Philippa

Meet Bradford's Young Reporters: Raza and Philippa

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

This week we're joined by Raza Khan and Philippa Williams. They'll be behind-the-scenes on A View from the Bridge at the Bradford…
Who's who in Bradford's A View from the Bridge community cast

Who's who in Bradford's A View from the Bridge community cast

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

This week A View from the Bridge is on stage at the Bradford Alhambra from 31 March to 4 April. Recognise some of the faces in the show?…
Spotlight on... Chris Wellings (Audience Development Officer)

Spotlight on... Chris Wellings (Audience Development Officer)

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Chris Wellings is the Audience Development and Participation Officer at the Darlington Civic Theatre. Running workshops and organising events are…
Spotlight on... Lara De Leuw (Assistant Stage Manager)

Spotlight on... Lara De Leuw (Assistant Stage Manager)

Tuesday, 7 April 2015

Lara De Leuw talks about being assistant stage manager for the Touring Consortium Theatre Company's A View from the Bridge. As well as this…
Who's who in Coventry's A View from the Bridge community cast

Who's who in Coventry's A View from the Bridge community cast

Tuesday, 7 April 2015

This week A View from the Bridge is in Coventry, playing the Belgrade Theatre from 8 to 11 April. Check out who's taking…
Paul Chesterton and Ben Woodhall on playing immigration officers in A View from the Bridge

Paul Chesterton and Ben Woodhall on playing immigration officers in A View from the Bridge

Wednesday, 8 April 2015

"It is extremely relevant, I think this is a pro-immigration play". Young reporter Raza Khan talks to Paul and Ben about their…
John Alastair and Orestes Sophocleous on playing longshoreman and Eddie's prejudice

John Alastair and Orestes Sophocleous on playing longshoreman and Eddie's prejudice

Friday, 10 April 2015

'Back in that era you had to be a man's man' John and Orestes talk prejudices, learning two parts, and being in the cast.
'They are wonderful female parts... they are strong and full'

'They are wonderful female parts... they are strong and full'

Thursday, 16 April 2015

Young reporter Raza Khan talks to A View from the Bridge's Daisy Boulton and Teresa Banham talk about their characters and how they…
'It is the additional energy of a play, which makes a play a play'

'It is the additional energy of a play, which makes a play a play'

Friday, 17 April 2015

A View from the Bridge's Michael Brandon and Jonathan Guy Lewis on the differences between acting on screen and on stage. 
Looking back on A View from the Bridge tour

Looking back on A View from the Bridge tour

26 May 2015

The A View from the Bridge tour concluded on 2 May 2015 at Edinburgh King's Theatre. We're taking a look at some of our highlights from the…
#ViewBridge winners announced: Fraternal love and friendship

#ViewBridge winners announced: Fraternal love and friendship

2 July 2015

We’re delighted to announce the winners in our #ViewBridge photography competition, inspired by the Touring Consortium Theatre Company’s recent…