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Live Theatre opens a new chapter as it launches new young people’s creative writing centre, Live Tales

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Live Tales, a new creative writing centre for young people, launched by Live Theatre officially opens its doors for visits by school children this week, with the first school visits taking place on Thursday 15 and Friday 16 September. Pupils from Hotspur Primary School in Heaton, Newcastle had a preview visit to Live Tales and met the writing centre’s champion, David Almond.

Multiple Award-Winning Play Spine Comes To Live Theatre

Friday, September 9, 2016

  2014 WINNER Fringe First Award 2014 WINNER Herald Angel Award 2014 WINNER The Stage Award for Acting Excellence  From fast-rising playwright Clara Brennan and starring Rosie Wyatt, the UK critically lauded, award-winning play Spine comes to Live Theatre on Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 September 2016. Soho Theatre and Francesca Moody are delighted to announce the UK tour of Spine taking in an initial 13 theatres around the UK.

Full Cast Announced For The World Premiere Of Tom Wells’ Broken Biscuits

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Today, Paines Plough and Live Theatre have announced full casting for the world premiere of Tom Wells’ new coming-of-age comedy Broken Biscuits. Faye Christall will play Megan, Grace Hogg-Robinson will play Holly and Andrew Reed will play Ben. Paines Plough held nationwide open auditions and cast Faye and Andrew from their search and Grace will be making her professional stage debut.

Our Ladies... transfers to London and Melbourne

Friday, August 5, 2016

National and International success for Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour as the award-winning Live Theatre and National Theatre of Scotland Co-production written by Lee Hall transfers to National Theatre, London and Melbourne Festival