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Pat Barker biography

Pat Barker biography

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

As the curtain closes on the Regeneration tour, Ian Hamilton takes a look at novelist Pat Barker, writer of the original novel.

An Actor's Life: Oliver Malam

An Actor's Life: Oliver Malam

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Regeneration's Oliver Malam on becoming an actor, understudying Wilfred Owen and getting into character.

Interview: Regeneration's Jack Monaghan and Garmon Rhys

Interview: Regeneration's Jack Monaghan and Garmon Rhys

Thursday, 27 November 2014

Monaghan plays northern officer, Billy Prior and Rhys portrays war poet, Wilfred Owen in Regeneration. I caught up with them both to discuss how they get into a role, bring comedy to the piece and how they relax after a performance. By young reporer Grace Wakes.

The Darlington Hippodrome: Pepi's vision

The Darlington Hippodrome: Pepi's vision

Thursday, 27 November 2014

Financial Troubles, Risqué Performances and the Battle with Cinema: The Darlington Civic Theatre during Wartime. By young reporter, Grace Wakes. 

Spotlight On... John Maddox (Technical Manager)

Spotlight On... John Maddox (Technical Manager)

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

The technical manager for Regeneration talks to young reporter Grace Wakes about his career so far, MiniDisc mishaps and his love of circus based productions.

An Actor's Life: Lindy Whiteford

An Actor's Life: Lindy Whiteford

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Regeneration's Lindy Whiteford on meeting Pat Barker, her favourite role and highlight of being on tour. 

Vote for your favourite poem from our longlist!

Vote for your favourite poem from our longlist!

Monday, 24 November 2014

Our War Poetry for Today competition has officially closed and we can now announce the longlist! Cast your vote for the poem that deserves to be 'Most Popular' and they will be awarded with £250!

#LoveTheatre day

#LoveTheatre day

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Today, theatres from across the UK are celebrating the first ever #LoveTheatre day. We're highlighting some of the best tweets from regional and touring theatre.

An Actor's Life: Daniel Cech-Lucas

An Actor's Life: Daniel Cech-Lucas

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Regeneration's Daniel Cech-Lucas on his earliest experience of theatre and getting closer to the end of the Regeneration tour.

From page to stage: Darlington students explore Regeneration

From page to stage: Darlington students explore Regeneration

Monday, 17 November 2014

As Regeneration played Darlington Civic Theatre, students from local schools immersed themselves in a workshop designed to explore how a book can be transformed into a play. By Ian Hamilton.

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... Sarah Edwards (Technical Crew Member)

Spotlight On... Sarah Edwards (Technical Crew Member)

Thursday, 13 November 2014

Technical Crew Member Sarah Edwards talks to young reporter Grace Wakes about her career so far, backstage mishaps and her inspirtations within the industry.

An Actor's Life: Joshua Higgott

An Actor's Life: Joshua Higgott

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Regeneration's Joshua Higgott on playing Campbell, being on tour and looking his worst on Scottish television.

Darlington Civic Theatre: A spark in me!

Darlington Civic Theatre: A spark in me!

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Young Reporter Grace Wakes blogs about her new found love of theatre thanks to discovering the delights of the Darlington Civic Theatre.

What do you love about Darlington Civic Theatre?

What do you love about Darlington Civic Theatre?

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

This week, Regeneration is playing at Darlington Civic Theatre. Our young reporters took to the stalls to find out what makes this venue so loved by the people of Darlington.

Ten of the best commemorative War Poetry for Today poems for Armistice Day

Ten of the best commemorative War Poetry for Today poems for Armistice Day

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

To commemorate Armistice Day (11 November 2014), we have perused over 600 War Poetry for Today submissions and picked "Ten of the Best" that show what today's generation owes to the fallen of previous conflicts.

War Poetry Longlists Published 24 Nov, Most Popular Tweeting Begins

War Poetry Longlists Published 24 Nov, Most Popular Tweeting Begins

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Our wildly successful War Poetry for Today competition is drawing to an exciting climax. Our full longlists will be published on Monday 24 November, when a final round of sharing for the audience-decided prize will begin!

Meet the Darlington College Reporters!

Meet the Darlington College Reporters!

Friday, 7 November 2014

We have teamed up with Darlington College to give nine of their journalism students the opportunity to report on all things Regeneration, during the week the show hits the Civic theatre. Let's meet them...

Announcing our Darlington Young Reporter!

Announcing our Darlington Young Reporter!

Friday, 7 November 2014

Meet Grace Wakes, our fourth young reporter, completing a placement at the Darlington Civic Theatre next week.

An Actor's Life: Emma Tugman

An Actor's Life: Emma Tugman

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Emma Tugman is up this week in our series of interviews with the Regeneration cast.