The Scarlet Pimpernel with Emile Clarke, Dan Wheeler, Phillipa Hogg, Laura Matthews and Dominic Allen.

Emile Clarke: A comment on representation in the arts

Emile Clarke is a writer, actor  and dreamer of riotous dreams; the one who makes us laugh, click, cry, breathless and sigh. From screen ‘Two A.M.’ to stage to print, Emile is now preparing for this summer’s Shakespeare Undone!, as well as Love the Life You Live…Live the Life You Love. A magic realist staging exploring race, class, gender, identity, and …

Finding my self-worth: David William Bryan on why he does one-person shows

Finding my self-worth: David William Bryan on why he does one-person shows

As an actor have you ever felt unworthy? Do you wonder how you will ever stand out from the crowd? It was only when we figure out what we are truly good that we feel our self-worth. Come on in and hear David William Bryan’s journey to making one-person shows. Did you start producing one-person …

Going on tour with David William Bryan

Going on tour with David William Bryan

“Let’s just jump in the car!” Said no one going on tour ever. Critically acclaimed actor, David William Bryan is back to tell us how he prepares for his version of the Olympics Games. What is your day like in the month leading up to a run? I don’t actually keep track of all the …

Taking a punt with David William Bryan

David William Bryan: Lessons from The Fringe

Did you know the discount deadline for registering for the Edinburgh Fringe is March 13th? It sure is. To get you inspired, David William Bryan, the prolific one-man show machine, sat down with us to share how he prepared for his Fringe run in 2018. In Loyal Company is your second self-produced solo show. What …

Madeline Gould on social media: the battle between imposter and feminist champion

Madeline Gould on the battle between imposter and feminist champion

Writer, Madeline Gould is living on a knife’s edge, somewhere between feeling like a fraud and a feminist champion. Writing will do that to you. How does she slay those demons in order to keep creating and winning the internet? Come on in and find out. Last Summer, following a couple of weeks in the …

The incredible true story of David William Bryan

The incredible true story of David William Bryan

From professional rugby player to falling in love with life, this week David William Bryan tells us how it all started and where he is headed. You were a professional rugby player and then trained at the famous Stella Adler Studio in NYC. How did you go from rugby to acting? When I was at …

David William Bryan: In Loyal Company

David William Bryan: In Loyal Company

Recently David William Bryan took precious time out of his run at the world’s biggest curated arts festival ‘Vault Festival’ to talk about his life and loves. For the first in the series, David shares how he developed ‘In Loyal Company’, the incredible true story of his Great-Uncle, missing WWII soldier, Arthur Robinson. In Loyal Company …

Quinn Cummings: From Talent Agent to Master Storyteller

Quinn Cummings: From Talent Agent to Master Storyteller

Gather round, Gentle Readers. It is time I tell the story of the worst decision I ever made in an office. Some of you have heard this. Some have not. Whatever you do in your office today, this week, the rest of this year, you can console yourself by recalling this tale. — Quinn Cummings …

Katie Bonna's top 6 tips for making

The Real Deal: Katie Bonna’s Top 6 Tips for Making

The other day, we had a cup of tea with none other than Elton John’s mum! Really. Okay, not really but you might recognise Katie Bonna as Elton John’s mum in the new John Lewis advert where she is the very definition of motherly love. Well, when not playing famous folks’ mums, Katie is winning …