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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…

Gatsby Opens in Eastbourne

09 Sep 2015, Posted by admin in Latest3

The Great Gatsby has opened in Eastbourne and has performances across England and Scotland until March 2016. Featuring a cast of seven actor musicians doubling as a live jazz band, stunning design and costumes and an exceptional script, the show visits 33 theatres across the UK….

The Great Gatsby to be Published

02 Sep 2015, Posted by admin in Latest3

Stephen Sharkey’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby, which we open next week before touring across the UK, is to be published by Methuen Drama. Commissioned by Blackeyed Theatre to mark the 90th anniversary of the novel’s publication, Sharkey’s exciting, faithful stage play will be available…

New Theatre Royal Reopens with Gatsby

24 Jul 2015, Posted by admin in Latest3

We’re very excited to announce that The Great Gatsby will be the very first performance in the newly renovated New Theatre Royal Portsmouth, with performances from Thursday 15 to Saturday 17 October. Since 2013 New Theatre Royal has undergone a dramatic rebuild of its backstage…

Gatsby: Meet Our Cast!

15 Jul 2015, Posted by admin in Latest3

We’re thrilled to announce our cast for The Great Gatsby, touring across the UK from September 2015 until March 2016. It includes five actors new to the company and two who may be familiar to Blackeyed audiences. Taking the role of Nick Carraway is Adam…

Frankenstein 2016

24 Jun 2015, Posted by admin in Latest3

The team behind our hugely successful production of Dracula in 2013 will be reunited for Frankenstein, which will tour across the UK from September 2016. John Ginman will write the brand new adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Gothic horror masterpiece with Eliot Giuralarocca returning to direct….

Blackeyed Rebranded!

24 Jun 2015, Posted by admin in Latest2

Welcome to our brand spanking new website! We hope you enjoy seeing what we’re up to. It coincides with our most ambitious production yet, The Great Gatsby, which you can see at venues across the UK from September. As part of the redesign, you may…

Schools Out!

23 Jun 2015, Posted by admin in Uncategorised

Our Spring tour of John Godber’s Teechers has come to an end. Salty, Gail and Hobby (aka Jake, Lucy and Brad) have hung up their uniform after a fun-filled 43-date UK tour, which included sell-out shows in Shrewsbury, Wolverhampton and Andover. Our thanks to anyone…