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Letters to Myself

Monday, May 15, 2017

Have you ever wondered what advice you would give to your past or future self? This is the question being explored in a new piece of theatre called Letters to Myself which will end its thirteen-date national tour at Live Theatre on Tuesday 23 and Wednesday 24 May at 8pm.

Jack Rooke: Good Grief

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Twenty-three-year-old comedian and mental health campaigner Jack Rooke will be taking to the stage on Wednesday 10 and Thursday 11 May at 7.30pm as part of his critically acclaimed debut tour of Good Grief with Soho Theatre.

Mobile Tours the UK

Friday, April 28, 2017

Exploring the experiences, benefits and potential costs of social mobility, The Paper Birds are hitting the road, caravan in tow, with Mobile an inventive and intimate piece of verbatim theatre about class, family, aspiration and belonging; based on personal testimonies collected in community workshops, research by collaborator Prof. Sam Friedman, and the company’s own lives.

Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour team at the 2017 Olivier Awards

Our Ladies wins Best New Comedy at 2017 Olivier Awards

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour, National Theatre of Scotland and Live Theatre’s raucous hit show, has won the Best New Comedy Award at the 2017 Olivier Awards. Following its critically acclaimed run at the National Theatre in London last year the show had also picked up a nomination in the category of Best Actress in a Supporting Role, for which the eight cast members shared a nomination.