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War Poetry at the King's

War Poetry at the King's

Monday, 22 September 2014

Touring Consortium Theatre Company and Edinburgh King's Theatre team up to bring a day of free poetry events to celebrate National Poetry Day as Regeneration moves to bonnie Scotland!

Spotlight On...John Manning (Producer)

Spotlight On...John Manning (Producer)

Friday, 19 September 2014

John Manning at Northampton Royal and Derngate talks to Theatre Cloud about the challenges of being a regional producer.

Matthew Kelly talks touring

Matthew Kelly talks touring

Friday, 19 September 2014

This week, in a series of interviews with Of Mice and Men and To Sir With Love star Matthew Kelly, he talks to us about the joys of touring.

Sassoon and Owen: A meeting that changed the course of literature

Sassoon and Owen: A meeting that changed the course of literature

Thursday, 18 September 2014

What relationship did Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen have? Young Reporter Laura Bateman explores their meeting which is the basis for Pat Barker's Regeneration.  

An anthem that is not an anthem

An anthem that is not an anthem

Friday, 12 September 2014

Kate McLoughlin takes a deeper look at one of the most prolific war poems of the First World War, "Anthem for Doomed Youth" by Wilfred Owen.

Interview: Regeneration's Tim Delap and Stephen Boxer

Interview: Regeneration's Tim Delap and Stephen Boxer

Thursday, 11 September 2014

Tim Delap and Stephen Boxer are currently starring as Siegfried Sassoon and Captain Rivers in Nicholas Wright’s stage adaption of Pat Barker’s Regeneration. Young Reporter Laura Jayne Bateman catches up with them at Royal & Derngate.

Ambassadors Day: Regeneration

Ambassadors Day: Regeneration

Thursday, 11 September 2014

Theatre ambassadors arrived at Royal & Derngate from Wolverhampton Grand and Darlington Civic Theatre. The ambassadors spread the word about new shows and bring new people to their local theatres. Young Reporter Laura Jayne Bateman blogs on their backstage experience and reaction to seeing Regeneration for the first time.

Spotlight On: Alice Hamilton (Assistant Director)

Spotlight On: Alice Hamilton (Assistant Director)

Thursday, 11 September 2014

Alice is Co-Artistic Director of Up in Arms Theatre Company. She has worked as Assistant Director at Trafalgar Studios, Liverpool Playhouse and Rose Theatre Kingston. She is currently the Assistant Director of Regeneration.

Watch the Regeneration trailer

Watch the Regeneration trailer

Friday, 5 September 2014

Take a look at the theatrical trailer for Pat Barker's Regeneration, adapted by Nicholas Wright.

A word from the producer: The West End drama climate and actors’ memory

A word from the producer: The West End drama climate and actors’ memory

Friday, 5 September 2014

Touring Consortium producer Jenny King catches King Charles III in the West End, where she hopes Regeneration will also find a home after its autumn tour and raft of rave reviews this week.

Inside Royal & Derngate

Inside Royal & Derngate

Thursday, 4 September 2014

Young Reporter Laura Jayne Bateman takes a look at what makes Royal & Derngate theatre in Northampaton so fantastic. 

Welcome to... Northampton

Welcome to... Northampton

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

As Regeneration opens at Royal & Derngate, our Young Reporter Laura Jayne Bateman gives us an insight into the great city of Northampton! 

First look: Regeneration premiere production shots

First look: Regeneration premiere production shots

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Regeneration receives its world premiere tonight (2 September 2014) at Northampton, Royal & Derngate. Break a leg to all the cast. And have a peek at our new production shots, care of photographer Manuel Harlan, to see just how beautiful Simon Godwin's production is.

Royal & Derngate remembers the Great War

Royal & Derngate remembers the Great War

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Young Reporter Laura Jayne Bateman reports on a family day organised by Royal & Derngate and Northampton Museum and Art Gallery to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. 

A word from the producer: Seeing Regeneration take full form

A word from the producer: Seeing Regeneration take full form

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

The Touring Consortium’s Matthew Gale is the lead producer on Regeneration. In this blog, he gives a snapshot of what it feels like as a producer in the final week of rehearsals, seeing the project that you conceived come to life after two long years. These are Regeneration's last hours in a London rehearsal room before it moved to Northampton, Royal & Derngate, where it receives its world premiere tonight.

The challenges - and excitement - of marketing Regeneration

The challenges - and excitement - of marketing Regeneration

Monday, 1 September 2014

Ahead of this week’s premiere of Pat Barker’s Regeneration, marketing folks from several Touring Consortium venue partners, which are preparing to host the production over the coming three months, gathered for a powwow and sneak-peek in Northampton on Friday 29 August 2014.  Theatre Cloud was there too.

Garmon Rhys: Making my debut

Garmon Rhys: Making my debut

Monday, 1 September 2014

Garmon Rhys discusses the transition from drama school to stage as he prepares for his theatrical debut as Wilfred Owen in Pat Barker's Regeneration, adapted by Nicholas Wright. 

Inside Regeneration Rehearsals: Week Four

Inside Regeneration Rehearsals: Week Four

Thursday, 28 August 2014

As rehearsals for Regeneration enter the final week, Associate Producer Neale Birch teases what to expect with some final creative choices from Director Simon Godwin.

Inside Regeneration Rehearsals: Photo Diary

Inside Regeneration Rehearsals: Photo Diary

Friday, 22 August 2014

It's the last week of rehearsals for Regeneration and we have some great pictures to whet your appetite before it opens at Royal & Derngate on 29 August 2014!

Why the Wolverhampton Grand is grand

Why the Wolverhampton Grand is grand

Friday, 22 August 2014

Wolverhampton Grand ambassador, Marie Crichton, tells us why she thinks her local theatre deserves the title 'grand'.