Tag: Rose Reade

March 12, 2015 / / Cambridge

A Festival of New Writing is running this week at Downing College at the Howard Theatre, showcasing new writing, each piece about 20 minutes long. On Wednesday evening they had their dress rehearsal. Here are a few…

February 20, 2015 / / Cambridge

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February 18, 2015 / / Cambridge

Here are photos from the dress rehearsal for ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore. Lots of blood and sex, and they also have a pig’s heart to top it off. The play is directed by Laura…

January 26, 2015 / / Cambridge

Ajax440 is a play about gaming addiction written and directed by Henry St Leger-Davey. It tells the story of Ian (played by Joe Spencer) who, some might say, transcends into a higher being in a virtual…

January 21, 2015 / / Cambridge

Michael has stopped eating. Tessa, who used to be married to Michael, returns to support him. In desperation she commits to eating only what he eats. Lean is a play written by Isley Lynn and it is playing…

November 26, 2014 / / Cambridge

Recently I attended a poetry reading organised by Ars Poetica, that was hosted in a candlelit Magdalene College Chapel. This was the first poetry reading I have ever attended, so I was not sure what to expect, but…

November 4, 2014 / / Cambridge

Yesterday I photographed the dress rehearsal for After Miss Julie by Patrick Marber and directed by Aoife Kennan. Rose Reade, who plays Julie, has written an article about her preparations for the role. She takes…

October 23, 2014 / / Cambridge

This week’s main show at the ADC Theatre is a play combining two classical Greek tragedies, Oedipus and Antigone. I had the pleasure of attending the dress rehearsal this past Tuesday over lunch. This is…

May 15, 2014 / / Cambridge

We take for granted the fact that both men and women have the right to vote, but there was a time when that was not the case. Her Naked Skin is a play by Rebecca Lenkiewicz…