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First Look: Pressure

First Look: Pressure

22 February 2018

'How could the weather ever be boring? It defines us, it feeds us, it keeps us alive, it can destroy us.' Take a look at production shots for Pressure. Photos by Robert Day.

First Look: Pressure Set Design

First Look: Pressure Set Design

7 February 2018

'The pressure charts play a major part — seeing them is crucial, their function both physically and as a storytelling device was also crucial'  Designer Colin Richmond shares insights into the design process. 

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde rehearsal images

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde rehearsal images

7 February 2018

'If he be Mr Hyde, I shall be Mr Seek...' Take a look at the rehearsal images for Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. Photos by Mark Douet. 

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde rehearsal blog

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde rehearsal blog

5 February 2018

'It’s always so fun to hear the words out loud and in character, it really brings everything to life.' Grace Hogg-Robinson, who plays Annie, blogs on the first week of rehearsals of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde.

Pressure — An introduction to the story

Pressure — An introduction to the story

30 January 2018

Uncertainty. Integrity. Pressure. The biggest amphibious landing in history. Meet some of the Pressure cast bringing the story to life. 

Pressure rehearsal images

Pressure rehearsal images

24 January 2018

'It’s a climate of surprises...of twists and turns... you have to sense the rise and fall on the barometer before the arrow even moves.' Take a look inside the Pressure rehearsal room. Photos by Robert Day

Pressure rehearsal blog

Pressure rehearsal blog

23 January 2018

Find out what's been happening in the Pressure rehearsal room with updates from the people involved in the production. Assistant Stage Manager Harriet Saffin writes about the first 2 weeks.  Pressure began rehearsing on 3 January 2018. 

First Look: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Set Design

First Look: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Set Design

12 January 2018

'It's all black set, it will completely disappear on occasions' Designer Simon Higlett tells us more about his design for Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. 

Rehearsals start for Pressure!

Rehearsals start for Pressure!

5 January 2018

Rehearsals for Pressure began on Wednesday 3 January 2018. 

Interview: David Edgar on adapting Jekyll & Hyde

Interview: David Edgar on adapting Jekyll & Hyde

6 December 2017

"If we don’t understand our potential for wickedness, then our goodness can become puritanical, heartless and cruel. This is what happens to Jekyll." Playwright David Edgar on adapting Robert Louis Stevenson's gothic novel for the stage. Interview by Jenny Cameron.

Phil Daniels leads nationwide tour of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Phil Daniels leads nationwide tour of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

29 November 2017

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde tours nationwide from February until May 2018

Creative Comedy Project — The Winners

Creative Comedy Project — The Winners

12 June 2017

Read the winning pieces of comedy and find out more about the people behind them. 

Creative Comedy Project — Vote for Crowd Favourite

Creative Comedy Project — Vote for Crowd Favourite

11 May 2017

Here's how to vote for the piece of comedy you think is funniest and should receive the Crowd Favourite Award.

Anita and Me Street Party

Anita and Me Street Party

9 May 2017

Watch our video highlights from the Anita and Me Street Party at the Theatre Royal Nottingham. 

Bradford Bostin' Brigade — Interview with Shazia Bibi

Bradford Bostin' Brigade — Interview with Shazia Bibi

by Neale Birch

23 March 2017

Shazia has stepped into the community cast of Anita and Me at the last minute. Read all about her involvement at the Alhambra this week.

First Look: Anita and Me Production Shots

First Look: Anita and Me Production Shots

14 February 2017

Have a peek at the bostin' production shots for Anita and Me, opening tonight at the Wolverhampton Grand and touring the UK until 1 April 2017. Break a leg to the company! Images by Robert Day. 

Interview: Anita and Me's Shobna Gulati

Interview: Anita and Me's Shobna Gulati

8 February 2017

'It's quite nostalgic for me' Shobna on playing Daljit in Meera Syal's Anita and Me, adapted by Tanika Gupta.

Applications now open for young reporters early 2017

Applications now open for young reporters early 2017

3 February 2017

Aged 17 - 30? We're looking for young reporters in Blackpool, Nottingham and Bradford.

Anita and Me: In the Rehearsal Room

Anita and Me: In the Rehearsal Room

3 February 2017

From the first read-through to taking it back to the 70s, Associate Producer Neale Birch talks about the rehearsal process for Anita and Me.

Interview: Anita and Me's Laura Aramayo and Aasiya Shah

Interview: Anita and Me's Laura Aramayo and Aasiya Shah

2 February 2017

'We've found a great bond and a great friendship through playing Meena and Anita' Laura and Aasiya talk about their roles in Meera Syal's Anita and Me, adapted by Tanika Gupta.