In celebration of the 2023 New Year Honours List bestowing a Knighthood on one of the greatest guitarists to pick up the instrument, Brian Harold May (Founder member, guitarist, vocalist, and lyricist with the Rock[…]
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Liverpool’s Royal Court Theatre Relaunches with Three Great Shows
After lockdown, Liverpool’s Royal Court is back with a bang and three new shows have gone on sale today. A brand new comedy by Gerry Linford, the return of Boisterous Theatre’s adaptation of John Godber’s[…]
Free Playwright Development Programme Returns to Liverpool Royal Court.
Liverpool’s Royal Court is continuing its search for new script writing talent.
THEATRE NEWS: First Annual Doddy Day Announced!
The whole day will focus on bringing a smile to people’s faces and even a chuckle or two. Liverpool is a city that is world renowned for the way it uses humour and wit to survive through difficult times. Comedy is in our DNA and we need it now more than ever.
Obituary – Dame Diana Rigg (July 20th 1938 – September 10th, 2020).
Dame Diana Rigg is a sad loss to not only those of a bygone age, but also those of today who aspire to excellence.
Lockdown Island Thoughts of … BILL ELMS.
OCCUPATION AND BRIEF RESUME: Bill has worked in the theatre industry both locally and nationally for over 30 years, including 20 years working with the UK’s biggest theatre companies. In 2008, he set up a[…]
Lockdown Island Thoughts of …. GEMMA BODINETZ.
Occupation and Brief Resume: Artistic Director of the Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse Theatres from 2003 – present. Gemma’s tenure has encompassed artistic renaissance, extended reach into Merseyside’s communities, and the nurturing and production of new[…]
Lockdown Island Thoughts of … ROB FENNAH.
Occupation and Brief Resume: Musician; Writer; Producer. As a performing artist Rob Fennah had a number of hit singles and albums plus a few best seller awards – Rob wrote his first hit song at[…]
Lockdown Island Thoughts of … DAVY EDGE!
Occupation and Brief Resume: Actor/Musician/Poet. Following a long career in music and theatre, which started with being in the original Playhouse and West End cast of ‘Blood Brothers’ began following his passion for writing poetry,[…]
The Lockdown Island Thoughts of … LENNY WOOD.
Occupation and Brief Resume: Actor and Liverpool FC fanatic Lenny Wood is a regular member of the ensemble casts to appear at The Liverpool Royal Court Theatre. Lenny’s appearances include those in shows such as[…]