Bonk St Theatre opened it's doors tonight to writers and will only be open for six weeks. Changing from ideas factory and meeting place, becoming an actors studio and rehearsal space, and culminating in three exciting evenings of science fiction performance on July 29th, 30th, 31st.
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists is in it's final dress rehearsal and they have released this video of Director, Christopher Morahan discussing the production.
Howard Brenton’s glorious new stage adaptation of Robert Tressell’s The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists takes to the stage at the Liverpool Everyman on 17 June
Celebrated playwright Howard Brenton has created a major new adaptation of Robert Tressell’s famous novel, The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists - a story that has changed countless lives and remains as vivid and as relevant as when it was written almost a century ago. This co-production between Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse and Chichester Festival Theatre will be directed by Christopher Morahan. The production premiéres at the Liverpool Everyman from Thursday 17 June to Saturday 10 July before moving to Chichester.
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New adaptations of Slemen’s scary tales are in demand with the next instalment of the thrilling theatrical experience now on sale.
Tales From Haunted Liverpool, evenings of chilling and dramatic storytelling continues at St. George’s Concert Room from Friday 18th – Sunday 20th June 2010 following their sell-out Nov 2009 and Mar 2010 runs.
These events are rapidly becoming Liverpool’s most sought-after theatre experience as Tom Slemen’s famous ‘Haunted Liverpool’ books come to life. Now, volumes 5 & 6 awaken in an atmospheric re-telling of his chilling tales, the third in this popular series of performances.