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. 

First Look: Researching and Imagining 'Tollington'

First Look: Researching and Imagining 'Tollington'

24 January 2017

Anita and Me is set in the fictional mining village of Tollington. Designer Bob Bailey is tasked with bringing it to life on stage. Explore the research material that guided his imagination.   

Anita and Me rehearsal images

Anita and Me rehearsal images

20 January 2017

"You can't tear apart our Tollington heart!" Take a look at the rehearsal images for Anita and Me. Photos by Robert Day.

Photo Diary: Anita and Me Rehearsals

Photo Diary: Anita and Me Rehearsals

19 January 2017

Rehearsals are underway for Anita and Me at the Birmingham Rep. Keep up with what's happening as we update our photo diary with images from the cast.

First Look: Anita and Me Set Design

First Look: Anita and Me Set Design

18 January 2017

Here's a look at the model for Anita and Me, showing what designer Bob Bailey's set will look like.

Two Cities Twelves — The Journey

Two Cities Twelves — The Journey

29 September 2016

Follow updates from our community casts across the country. 

First Look: A Tale of Two Cities production shots

First Look: A Tale of Two Cities production shots

21 September 2016

Take a look at our gallery of production shots for A Tale of Two Cities. Images by Robert Day.

5 Inspiring Quotes from A Tale of Two Cities

5 Inspiring Quotes from A Tale of Two Cities

1 September 2016

We asked members of the production team which quotes were most important in Charles Dickens' novel. 

A Tale of Two Cities: Designer's Sketchbook

A Tale of Two Cities: Designer's Sketchbook

25 August 2016

Set Designer Mike Britton's sketches for A Tale of Two Cities.

A Tale of Two Cities rehearsal images

A Tale of Two Cities rehearsal images

19 August 2016

First look at what to expect from A Tale of Two Cities

Dog Blog: Of Mice and Men's dog stars

Dog Blog: Of Mice and Men's dog stars

20 April 2016

A blog by the furry friends appearing in Of Mice and Men. We promise they're on the ball with this one. Woof!

A Look at Of Mice and Men's Intricate Props

A Look at Of Mice and Men's Intricate Props

by Helena Ascough

30 March 2016

Assistant Stage Manager Samantha Hopkins explains the process for using props on stage in Of Mice and Men. Interview by Helena Ascough. Photography by Jessica Isherwood, captured as the production reaches the Grand Theatre in Blackpool. 

Of Mice and Men: Designer's Sketchbook

Of Mice and Men: Designer's Sketchbook

18 February 2016

View Liz Ascroft's sketchbook for Of Mice and Men. The sketchbook includes initial sketches and reference material.

Five profound John Steinbeck quotes

Five profound John Steinbeck quotes

17 February 2016

Next week marks John Steinbeck's 116th birthday. Here's five thought-provoking quotes from the Pulitzer-prize winning author of Of Mice and Men.

First Look: Of Mice and Men in pictures

First Look: Of Mice and Men in pictures

12 February 2016

Take a look at our gallery of production shots for Of Mice and Men.  

First Look: Of Mice and Men Rehearsal Photos

First Look: Of Mice and Men Rehearsal Photos

27 January 2016

It's the third week of rehearsals and we have some great pictures to whet your appetite before it opens at Birmingham Repertory Theatre on 4 February 2016!

Schools respond to Brave New World

Schools respond to Brave New World

1 December 2015

What are schools from around the country taking from their visit to see Brave New World at their local theatre? More importantly, what do the students make of it all? We're rounding up some of the best responses and will continue to update until the end of the tour in December. Missing your school? If you're not featured here, get in touch and let us know how you've been exploring Brave New World.

Darlington: Abigail's Touring Adventures

Darlington: Abigail's Touring Adventures

20 November 2015

From a visit to the Bowes Museum to sneak peeks backstage on Brave New World, check out Abigail's latest photo diary from when the show toured to the Darlington Civic Theatre last week.

Behind-the-scenes on Brave New World

Behind-the-scenes on Brave New World

19 November 2015

Take a look at our photo gallery behind-the-scenes on Brave New World. We've got pictures backstage of everything from costumes to babies in jars... Yes, babies in jars. We'll see you in the decanting room.

Spotlight On:  Jocelyn Corderoy (Wardrobe Mistress)

Spotlight On: Jocelyn Corderoy (Wardrobe Mistress)

by Rebecca Parkinson

18 November 2015

Jocelyn works backstage on Brave New World as Wardrobe Mistress. As part of LoveTheatreDay, we sent Young Reporter Rebecca Parkinson backstage to interview Jocelyn at the Darlington Civic Theatre, to find out more about what's involved in her job.