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Deborah’s new adaptation of Edmond Rostand’s Cyrano de Bergerac for Northern Broadsides opens at The New Vic Theatre on Friday 3rd February 2017 before embarking on a national tour. The production will be directed by Conrad Nelson.
To book for Cyrano at the New Vic theatre click here
For further tour dates click here
‘Northern Broadsides sniff out a winner’ THE GUARDIAN
‘… fabulously witty entertainment’ NATIVE MONSTER
‘… comedy, romance and a real emotional punch’ THE SENTINEL
‘Both heartwarming and heartbreaking in equal measure’ THE REVIEWS HUB
‘McAndrew’s hilarious adaptation…’ STAFFS LIVE
THE TENANT OF WILDFELL HALL
Deborah’s new adaptation of Anne Bronte’s passionate novel opens in March 2017 and is a co-production between Bolton Octagon Theatre and York Theatre Royal.
Details of booking Bolton here
Details of booking York to follow…
An August Bank Holiday Lark wins BEST NEW PLAY Manchester Theatre Awards
Winners were announced at a ceremony in Manchester on Friday 13th March.
An August Bank Holiday Lark wins
UK THEATRE AWARD – Best New Play 2014.
A Northern Broadsides production in partnership with New Vic Theatre, Newcastle-under-Lyme, on tour.
Winners were announced at a ceremony on Sunday 19th October at London’s historic Guildhall, where nominees and special guests gathered to honour the creative excellence and outstanding achievement seen on and off stage across the country.
Deborah’s company Claybody Theatre is currently developing a new site-specific drama at Middleport Pottery, Stoke-on-Trent.
This project has so far included consulting with creatives and technicians, developing a
script and working with actors on site.
Here’s a short documentary film about the research and development stage of this project:
And here is a Theatrical Trailer for the future drama:
Watch this space for more news of this exciting project…