In her third installment of weekly updates from the Little Revolution rehearsal room, Almeida Associate Director Rebecca Hill lets us in on why some scenes are changing order and how they discovered that one cast member is especially ticklish. 535 more words
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DISPATCHES: Mr. Burns Roundtable Discussion - Part 1: Empathy, Community and Post-Apocalyptic Worlds.
First, a bit of background…
(On Wednesday 30th July I attended a roundtable-style discussion on Anne Washburn’s/Robert Icke’s Mr. Burns at the Almeida Theatre. The event was hosted by theatre-critic Maddy Costa and the Almeida Theatre and was the latest in a series of seminar-style talks intended to sustain a dialogue around particularly noteworthy productions. 1,051 more words
The Almeida Theatre has become a must-visit destination on my theatre calendar over the last few months and I therefore took the plunge and booked Mr Burns when the new season was announced. 910 more words
It’s always fun going to see a piece of theatre where you really don’t know what to expect. Even if I had read up on The Almeida’s current play, 551 more words