Past Productions Productions archive

2007

INCLE AND YARICO

Lost musical. Rehearsed reading for UWE international conference
Writer: John Thelwall
Director: Sheila Hannon

2006

BRUNEL AND PARTNERS

3 new plays for railway stations. BRISTOL & THE SOUTH WEST
SOS, Theatre Royal Plymouth & The Everyman, Cheltenham.
@ Bristol Temple Meads, Bath Spa, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Plymouth, Newton Abbot

Writers: Shiona Morton (SOS) Nick Discombe (Plymouth) and Fi Benson (Cheltenham)
Directors: Robin Belfield Sarah Levinsky and Sue Colverd

AN AUDIENCE WITH SARAH GUPPY

New Play @ Bristol venues & touring
Writer: Sheila Hannon
Director: Alan Dossor

WAITING

New Writing @ The Southville Centre, Bristol
Writers: 20 Monologues by Bristol writers
Director: Robin Belfield

Rehearsed readings @ Paintworks, Bristol
Writers: New monologues by young writers
Director: Robin Belfield

2004 BRISTOL CITY FOOTBALL CLUB

YOU’RE NOT SINGING ANY MORE

New Musical Showcase
Words: Chris Bond
Music: John Telfer
Director: Alan Dossor

1998-2003 THE TOBACCO FACTORY

THE WILLS’S GIRLS 2003

Revival
Writer: Amanda Whittington
Director: Alan Dossor

THE WILLS’S GIRLS 2002

New Play
Writer: Amanda Whittington
Director: Alan Dossor

THE CAMP 2001

New Play
Writer: Mark Breckon
Director: Martin Wylde

LAGS 2001

New Play
Writer:Ron Hutchinson
Director: Caroline Hunt

SO LONG LIFE 2000

New Play
Writer: *Peter Nichols *
Director: Jenny Eastop

ELSIE & NORM’S MACBETH 2000

Revival
Writer: John Christopher Wood
Director: Amanda Knott

NICHOLODEON 2000

New Work
Writer: Peter Nichols
Director: Peter Nichols

BLAVATSKY’S TOWER 1999

Revival
Writer: Moira Buffini
Director: Caroline Hunt

THE PRICE OF MEAT 1999

Revival
Writer: Michele Celeste
Director: Jayne Chard

A JOURNEY TO BRISTOL 1998/9

Lost Play
Writer: J.Hippisley/S Hannon
Director: Anna Farthing

THE LAST APACHE REUNION 1998/9

Eng. Prem
Writer. Bernard Farrell
Director: Alan Coveney

SAME HOLE DEEPER 1998/9

New Play
Writer: Graham Alborough
Director: Alan Coveney

MR BERESFORD 1998/9

New Play Rehearsed Reading
Writer: Michael Allen

THE WITLINGS 1998/9

Lost Play Rehearsed Reading
Writer: Fanny Burney

COTHAM PARISH CHURCH 1998/9

Rehearsed readings
supporting Anne Frank Exhibition

BROKEN GLASS

Writer: Arthur Miller

GHETTO

Writer: Joshua Sobol

IN QUEST OF CONSCIENCE

Writer: Robert David MacDonald

KINDERTRANSPORT

Writer: Diane Samuels

FORDSBURG’S FINEST

Writer: Paul Slabolepszy

AT BRISTOL OLD VIC & THE TALBOT INN, MELLS 1997

GOOD WORKS

European Prem
Writer: Nick Enright
Director: Alan Coveney
(Winner Guinness/Royal National Theatre Pub Theatre Award)

Rehearsed readings
commissions re AUSTRALIA THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD

FIT

New Play
Writer: Peter Reynolds

NEW SOUTH WALES

New Play
Writer:Ian Rowlands

GENDER OFFENDER

New Play
Writer: Sheila Hannon

AT QUAKERS FRIARS, BRISTOL 1994-1997

THE SUBSTANCE OF FIRE 1996/7

UK Prem
Writer: Jon Robin Baitz
Director: Alan Coveney
Co-production with Theatre Royal, Plymouth; also at The Drum

HOW SHE LOVES HIM 1996/7

Lost Play
Writer: Dion Boucicault
Director: Caroline Hunt

ROUGH MUSIC 1996/7

New Play
Writer: James Wilson
Director: Andrew Hilton

ACT OF UNION 1996/7

Rehearsed reading New Play
Writer: Steve Hennessy

ALL WE LIKE SHEEP 1996/7

Rehearsed reading New Play
Writer: Caroline Harrington

HOTEL UFO 1996/7

Rehearsed reading New Play
Writer: Phil Smith

KEY LARGO 1995/6

UK Prem
Writer: Maxwell Anderson
Director: Alan Coveney

BLUE MURDER 1995/6

New Play
Writer: *Peter Nichols *
Director: Peter Nichols

THE ILLUSION 1995/6

Revival
Writer: Corneille/Kushner
Director: Anne Adamson

INTO THE SUDAN 1995/6

Rehearsed reading New Play
Writer: Tony Rowlands

RISING STAR 1995/6

Rehearsed reading New Play
Writer: Philip Gross

DOUBLE JEOPARDY 1995/6

Rehearsed reading New Play
Writer: Sheila Hannon

THE LADY’S TRAGEDY 1994/5

Lost Play
Writer: Thomas Middleton
Director: Alan Coveney

A MAN & SOME WOMEN 1994/5

Lost Play
Writer: Githa Sowerby*
Director: Caroline Hunt

MYSTERY OF THE ROSE BOUQUET 1994/5

Revival
Writer: Manuel Puig
Director: Bonnie Hurren

AT THE HEN & CHICKEN, BEDMINSTER 1989-1994

PLAYERS & PAINTED STAGE 1994

New Play
Writer: Frank Dunne
Director: Caroline Hunt

A BUSY DAY 1993/4

World Prem
Writer: Fanny Burney
Director: Alan Coveney
Winner: LWT Plays On Stage award

ABUELA 1993/4

New Play
Writer: Terence Strachan
Director: Foz Allan

AWAY 1993/4

UK Prem
Writer: Michael Gow
Director: Andrew Hilton

‘1953’

Revival
Writer: Craig Raine
Director: Debbie Seymour

THE GOLDEN AGE 1992/3

Eng. Prem
Writer: Louis Nowra
Director: Alan Coveney

CLIFFHANGER 1992/3

New Play
Writer: Peter Reynolds
Director: Caroline Hunt

MEASURE FOR MEASURE 1992/3

New Version
Writer: Shakespeare
Director: Andrew Hilton

ROCKS IN HER POCKET 1992/3

New Play
Writer: Adele Edling Shank
Director: Nick Bamford

LIVING QUARTERS 1991/2

Eng Prem
Writer: Brian Friel
Director: Andrew Hilton

STARTING MONDAY 1991/2

UK Prem
Writer: Anne Commire
Director: Bonnie Hurren

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING FRANK 1991/2

Stage Prem
Writer: Tom Holland
Director: Nick Bamford

QUEEN VINEGAR 1991/2

New Play
Writer: Rosemary Mason
Director: Cornelius Garrett

LET’S DO IT 1990/91

New Play
Writer: James Wilson
Director: Andrew Hilton

INKLE AND YARICO 1990/91

Lost Musical
Writer: Colman/Nick Thomas
Director: Alan Coveney

PERICLES 1990/91

New Version
Writer: Shakespeare/ACH Smith
Director: Nick Bamford

HERE IS MONSTER 1990/91

New Play
Writer: Brock Norman Brock
Director: Mark Ravenhill

STARS IN THE MORNING SKY 1989/90

Eng. Prem
Writer: Alexander Galin
Director: Martin White

HANGING THE LANDSCAPE 1989/90

New Play
Writer: Nick Thomas
Director: Alan Coveney

THE DEVIL’S LAW CASE 1989/90

Lost Play
Writer: John Webster
Director: Nick Bamford

TALES OF THE UNDEAD 1989/90

New Play
Writer: Dominic Power Director: Andrew Hilton

AT THE SHOWBOAT, BRISTOL 1988

BEYOND THERAPY

Revival
Writer: Christopher Durang
Director: Nick Bamford

BRISTOL AND TOURING 1986-1988

SAIL OR RETURN

New Play
Writer: N Thomas/S Hannon
Director: Deborah Paige

DOUBLE VISION

New Play
Writer: S Hannon/N Thomas

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Past Productions Gripping Yarns: free performances in Exeter

Gripping Yarns
Sat 12 & Sun 13 May, 10.30am-4.30pm
Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery, Queen St, Exeter EX4 3RX

This weekend Show of Strength bring objects in Exeter’s Royal Albert Memorial Museum to life and showcase writing by local people.

Watch a series of 12 five-minute monologues performed in the museum’s galleries, close to the objects which inspired them. All the monologues were written and developed in a series of workshops run by Show of Strength in March and April this year. Join us on Saturday and Sunday and prepare to see museum objects in a completely new light.

Download a performance schedule here

Gripping Yarns is a partnership project with RAMM, Exeter Northcott Theatre and Show of Strength and has been funded by Renaissance.


Past Productions Recycled Stockings – A Family Christmas Show with The Southville Centre

Recycled Stocking Christmas Show

Show of Strength Theatre Company and The Southville Centre
presents RECYCLED STOCKINGS : A New Christmas Show for Families.

All tickets only £5

At The Southville Centre
Tuesday – Thursday, 20-22 December 2011, 10.30am and 2.00pm…

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