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Actors Direct heads to Edinburgh

The Brief Afterlife of Reginald Tanner is a new play, proudly heading to the Edinburgh Fringe this year. A topical satire from the writers who brought you Saving Grace (★★★★★FringeGuru.com) it stars AD’s own Marie Wescott, and we’ll hope to see you all there, north of the border. Cafe Camino 8.45pm daily.

Runaway 4 Star Success for Rob at 24:7

Before the start of the festival the buzz was all around Rob’s co-penned one man show “Away From Home”. Now, as the festival winds down, it has become the must-see show for the future, as every reviewer expects it to go on the celebrated RE:Play festival, and from the below reviews, much further. Congratulations Rob for all your hard work and deserved success.
The Good Review
British Theatre Guide
Manchester Theatre Awards
Public Reviews

Big night at Lyric Hammersmith for Helena Doughty

An ambitious and exciting project of new writing and audience debate, “99%” is an evening inspired by a modern world where civil unrest is becoming more common due to a lack of faith for the governing bodies to deal with current issues. Produced and Directed by Helena and her BackHere! Theatre Company. It plays for one night at the Lyric Hammersmith. Click on links for details.

“Away From Home” at the 24:7 Theatre Festival

For all those based in the North West, 24:7 Theatre Festival has come to represent the centre of new talent and new writing. With this is mind it is with great pleasure we announce that AD’s own Rob Ward will be involved this year in “Away From Home”, a subversive one man show which he co-wrote and stars in, about the life of a male escort who becomes involved with a Premier League footballer. Follow links for details.