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Meet Jack Bannell

04 Aug 2017, Posted by admin in Latest1

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 Latest1

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…

The Curtain Falls on Gatsby

31 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in Latest1

The Great Gatsby has finally come to an end! Over seven months the show visited 35 venues, played 115 performances to 25,815 people & travelled 5,450 miles. It’s been quite some party! And it wouldn’t have been possible without the support, hard work and dedication…

Announcing the team for Frankenstein

10 Mar 2016, Posted by admin in Latest2

We’re delighted to announce the artistic team for our 2016/17 production, Frankenstein. The show, which tours across the UK from September 2016 until March 2017, brings together artists with a wide variety of experience and includes faces both new and familiar! Commissioned by Blackeyed Theatre,…

Gatsby Swinging into Spring!

01 Feb 2016, Posted by admin in Latest3

Having already played to 13,000 people from Eastbourne to Dundee, The Great Gatsby embarks upon its eight-week Spring tour, with visits to Derby Theatre, Harrogate Theatre, Theatre Royal Windsor and many more. Highly acclaimed by both critics and audiences, the production has been extended for a limited…