Cast anounced for new production of Patrick Marber’s play The Red Lion at Live Theatre, Newcastle

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Live Theatre’s new production of The Red Lion written by Patrick Marber, has now been fully cast. Stephen Tompkinson, well known for his TV appearances as DCI Banks, and who previously appeared at Live Theatre as the lead in Faith & Cold Reading, is re-united with Harrigan co-star John Bowler. They will be joined by up and coming actor Dean Bone cast as the young football player, Jordan. Dean, originally from Gateshead, has had lead roles in Live Theatre’s recent productions The Savage and The Terminal Velocity of Snowflakes having started in Live’s Youth Theatre.

Cast announced for dementia drama

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

A talented cast of local actors, Chris Connel, Helen Embleton, Jess Johnston, Pete Peverly and Laura Norton will bring to life the real-life experiences of those whose lives have been dramatically impacted by dementia.

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Welcome to our January to May 2017 Season

Thursday, December 15, 2016

This season I am delighted to be working with Patrick Marber, directing his play The Red Lion starring Stephen Tompkinson who I am pleased to welcome back to Live Theatre’s stage following his performance here in Faith & Cold Reading.