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JANE EYRE Online

01 May 2020, Posted by admin in Latest1

We’re very pleased to announce we will be streaming free online our production of Jane Eyre, which was forced to close on 16 March as a result of COVID-19. Seen by over 19,000 people in 40 towns and cities across the UK, Jane Eyre had…

TEECHERS at Home

21 Apr 2020, Posted by admin in Latest2

We’re delighted to announce that, with the kind permission of John Godber, we are making available to schools our 2018 archive recording of Teechers. Access will be free of charge to teachers while theatres remain closed as a result of COVID-19. There are many challenges…

HUB

18 Mar 2020, Posted by admin in Latest3

If there’s one thing the Coronavirus pandemic has shown us, it’s our ability to adapt. Like most industries impacted by the current lockdown, the world of live entertainment has been quick to seek new ways to keep in touch with audiences, to continue offering an…

Sherlock Delights in China!

08 Jul 2019, Posted by admin in Latest3

Performance number 202 of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four at a sold out Buick Theatre at the Shanghai Grand has brought an incredible 4-week tour of China to an end. The tour, which started at the Beihang Concert Hall in Beijing on 11 June,…

Costuming Sherlock

07 Aug 2018, Posted by admin in Latest1

We find out what inspired costume designer, Naomi Gibbs, when working on Blackeyed Theatre’s latest touring production, Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four. As a long-time fan of Sherlock Holmes, I was thrilled – to say the least – when Blackeyed Theatre approached me about costume designing…

Nick Lane on ‘The Sign of Four’

02 Aug 2018, Posted by admin in Latest2

Nick Lane, adapter and director of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four, gives us his thoughts on Blackeyed Theatre’s latest UK tour. How did you approach adapting The Sign of Four? I approached the adaptation of this novella very carefully! I wanted to get the…

Meet Jack Bannell

04 Aug 2017, Posted by admin in Latest3

Jack Bannell plays the dual role or Dr Henry Jekyll and Edward Hyde in Blackeyed Theatre’s forthcoming UK tour. We spoke to him about his approach to the role and hopes for the production. What are you looking forward to most about The Strange Case of Dr…

Talking ‘Costume’ With Naomi Gibbs

26 Jul 2017, Posted by admin in Uncategorised

Naomi Gibbs, costume designer for The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde, talks about the design process and the choices she’s made for the production. The first and foremost reference for a costume designer is always the script, so I begin my process…

In Conversation With Nick Lane

13 Jul 2017, Posted by admin in Latest2

We spoke to Nick Lane, the adapter and director of The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde, about writing, directing and his own unique take on Dr Jekyll! Hi Nick. Tell us about your new production. Well, it’s a small/mid-scale tour of an adaptation of Robert…