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COVID-19 Update

24 Jul 2020, Posted by admin in Latest1

As we await further guidance concerning the reopening of UK theatres, here’s a statement from Artistic Director Adrian McDougall about the autumn 2020 season and beyond: “The challenges facing the live entertainment sector have never been greater. The closure of theatres and subsequent lack of…

TEECHERS Online Extended to July 2021

22 Jul 2020, Posted by admin in Latest2

Following our successful initiative to offer our 2018 production of Teechers free online to schools throughout the summer term, we’re delighted to be extending access to schools until July 2021, along with a range of accompanying videos exploring the artistic process, theatrical devices and the…

The Sign Of Four ONLINE

29 Jun 2020, Posted by admin in Latest3

From Sunday 5 to Wednesday 15 July we’ll be making our 2018 production of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four available to stream free online. It’s the latest of our past productions to be broadcast following the success of our streaming of Jane Eyre in…

JANE EYRE Online

01 May 2020, Posted by admin in Latest3

We’re very pleased to announce we will be streaming free online our production of Jane Eyre, which was forced to close on 16 March as a result of COVID-19. Seen by over 19,000 people in 40 towns and cities across the UK, Jane Eyre had…

TEECHERS at Home

21 Apr 2020, Posted by admin in Uncategorised

We’re delighted to announce that, with the kind permission of John Godber, we are making available to schools our 2018 archive recording of Teechers. Access will be free of charge to teachers while theatres remain closed as a result of COVID-19. There are many challenges…

HUB

18 Mar 2020, Posted by admin in Uncategorised

If there’s one thing the Coronavirus pandemic has shown us, it’s our ability to adapt. Like most industries impacted by the current lockdown, the world of live entertainment has been quick to seek new ways to keep in touch with audiences, to continue offering an…

Sherlock Delights in China!

08 Jul 2019, Posted by admin in Latest3

Performance number 202 of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four at a sold out Buick Theatre at the Shanghai Grand has brought an incredible 4-week tour of China to an end. The tour, which started at the Beihang Concert Hall in Beijing on 11 June,…

Costuming Sherlock

07 Aug 2018, Posted by admin in Latest1

We find out what inspired costume designer, Naomi Gibbs, when working on Blackeyed Theatre’s latest touring production, Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four. As a long-time fan of Sherlock Holmes, I was thrilled – to say the least – when Blackeyed Theatre approached me about costume designing…

Nick Lane on ‘The Sign of Four’

02 Aug 2018, Posted by admin in Latest2

Nick Lane, adapter and director of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four, gives us his thoughts on Blackeyed Theatre’s latest UK tour. How did you approach adapting The Sign of Four? I approached the adaptation of this novella very carefully! I wanted to get the…