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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…

All Set for Jekyll & Hyde

20 May 2017, Posted by admin in Latest3

It’s all go at Blackeyed Theatre. With four months until opening, we’re delighted to announce the cast and artistic team for The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde, our 2017/18 national UK tour. Adapted from the Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous novella by Nick…

Wilde About Arts

12 Jan 2017, Posted by admin in Latest1

We at Blackeyed Theatre believe in the power of the Arts to improve lives and broaden horizons. And for no one is access to the Arts more important than vulnerable young people. That’s why we’re supporting Wilde About Arts, part of an incredible programme of workshops run by…

In Conversation With Eliot Giuralarocca

23 Aug 2016, Posted by admin in Latest1

As we prepare to go into rehearsals for Frankenstein, we talk to director Eliot Giuralarocca about bringing the Creature to life! What’s been your most rewarding experience as a director?  This is such a difficult question to answer; like being asked which one of your…

Announcing the Cast for Frankenstein

08 Aug 2016, Posted by admin in Latest1

With rehearsals just a month away, we’re delighted to announce the cast of Frankenstein, touring the UK from September 2016 until March 2017. Taking on the role of Victor Frankenstein, the scientist obsessed with discovering the elixir of life, we welcome Ben Warwick, whose wealth of…