Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men tour dates announced

Of Mice and Men tour dates announced

7 January 2016

Of Mice and Men returns to the stage in February 2016, opening at Birmingham Repertory Theatre and then touring to theatres across the UK.
Of Mice and Men cast announced

Of Mice and Men cast announced

14 January 2016

The first week of rehearsals for Of Mice and Men began in Birmingham this week, the cast heading the play includes Dudley Sutton as Candy and William…
Rehearsal Diary: Of Mice and Men Week 1

Rehearsal Diary: Of Mice and Men Week 1

15 January 2016

'It’s always so exciting to hear the play for the first time' Assistant Stage Manager and understudy Samantha Hopkins writes from…
First Look: Of Mice and Men Set Design

First Look: Of Mice and Men Set Design

15 January 2016

Here's a look at the model for Of Mice and Men showing what Liz Ascroft's set design will look like. 
Rehearsal Diary: Of Mice and Men Week 2

Rehearsal Diary: Of Mice and Men Week 2

25 January 2016

Assistant Stage Manager and understudy Samantha Hopkins writes on the process for Of Mice and Men rehearsals week two.
Interview: Of Mice and Men's Kristian Phillips and William Rodell

Interview: Of Mice and Men's Kristian Phillips and William Rodell

26 January 2016

"Both of them are just incredible characters to play." Kristian and William talk about their roles as Lennie and George in John Steinbeck's…
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…
Friendly owner and friendly dog required for Of Mice and Men

Friendly owner and friendly dog required for Of Mice and Men

29 January 2016

WANTED!  URGENTLY!  To appear at YOUR LOCAL THEATRE! Friendly owner and friendly dog to play CANDY'S DOG in Of Mice and Men.​
Interview: Of Mice and Men's Director Roxana Silbert

Interview: Of Mice and Men's Director Roxana Silbert

29 January 2016

'This is a play in which a lot of people are alone and these men have found a way or working and being together'  Director Roxana shares…
Rehearsal Diary: Of Mice and Men Week 3

Rehearsal Diary: Of Mice and Men Week 3

1 February 2016

Assistant Stage Manager and understudy Samantha Hopkins writes on Of Mice and Men rehearsals week three.
Applications now open for young reporters March 2016

Applications now open for young reporters March 2016

4 February 2016

We're looking for Young Reporters to go backstage on Of Mice and Men in Nottingham, Darlington and Blackpool. Are you an avid writer or just eager…
Six interesting Of Mice and Men facts

Six interesting Of Mice and Men facts

4 February 2016

Ahead of the opening of Birmingham Rep and TCTC's production of John Steinbeck’s classic Of Mice and Men, learn more about the history of the…
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.  
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.
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.
Ambassador's Day: Of Mice and Men

Ambassador's Day: Of Mice and Men

19 February 2016

What did ambassadors think about Of Mice and Men when they saw the show for the first time at Birmingham Repertory Theatre?
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!
Kristian Phillips on playing Of Mice and Men's Lennie

Kristian Phillips on playing Of Mice and Men's Lennie

24 February 2016

Interview: 'George and Lennie find wealth in their friendship. Sticking together is so important!' Kristian speaks to us about his characters'…
Neil McKinven on his roles in Of Mice and Men

Neil McKinven on his roles in Of Mice and Men

4 March 2016

Interview: 'It's a cracking story by a master storyteller' Neil speaks about his role in Of Mice and Men.
Six Facts about Of Mice and Men author John Steinbeck

Six Facts about Of Mice and Men author John Steinbeck

26 February 2016

Happy Birthday, John Steinbeck! Born February 27 1902, we're honouring the occasion by sharing six Steinbeck facts we think are most interesting. 
Behind-the-scenes on Of Mice and Men

Behind-the-scenes on Of Mice and Men

4 March 2016

Young Reporter Mercedes writes on her visit backstage on Of Mice and Men with Associate Producer Neale Birch at Theatre Royal Nottingham.
Dudley Sutton on playing Of Mice and Men's Candy

Dudley Sutton on playing Of Mice and Men's Candy

15 March 2016

Interview: 'It is a tender and moving story of decent humanity', Dudley Sutton on his current role in Of Mice and Men.
A Look at Of Mice and Men's Intricate Props

A Look at Of Mice and Men's Intricate Props

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…
David Tudor on his role in Of Mice and Men

David Tudor on his role in Of Mice and Men

31 March 2016

Interview: Of Mice and Men's ensemble and understudy David Tudor on preparing to play Curley, Whit and Slim and being on tour.
Graham Elwell on his role in Of Mice and Men

Graham Elwell on his role in Of Mice and Men

5 April 2016

Interview: Ensemble member and understudy Graham Elwell on preparing to play the characters of Lennie, Carlson and The Boss at a moment's notice.
A Day in the Life: Of Mice and Men Wardrobe Supervisor

A Day in the Life: Of Mice and Men Wardrobe Supervisor

7 April 2016

Interview: In this quick snippet interview, Nancy Janzig talks about life backstage and gives her advice for people wanting to get in the industry. Photography…
Ben Stott on playing Of Mice and Men's Curley

Ben Stott on playing Of Mice and Men's Curley

26 April 2016

Interview: "...he is probably the most insecure character in the piece." Ben talks to us about playing hot-headed Curley, getting into acting…
Jonah Russell on playing Of Mice and Men's Slim

Jonah Russell on playing Of Mice and Men's Slim

4 May 2016

Interview: Jonah talks playing Slim and reveals which member of the Of Mice and Men cast is related to a Chuckle brother...
Our Judges — The Loneliness Project

Our Judges — The Loneliness Project

17 May 2016

We are delighted to reveal our judges for our Of Mice and Men Loneliness Project. 
Vote for the Most Popular Awards in the Loneliness Project

Vote for the Most Popular Awards in the Loneliness Project

18 May 2016

Full details on how to vote for your favourite in our Of Mice and Men creative project.
The Winners — The Loneliness Project

The Winners — The Loneliness Project

31 May 2016

We reveal full details of the winners of the Of Mice and Men Loneliness Project, including which poem has been awarded the grand title of 'Most Powerful'.