Talking Theatre: Rebecca Carrie Discusses The Mountaintop

Cardiff based theatre company Fio’s presentation of The Mountaintop, a fictional depiction of Dr Martin Luther King’s last evening before his assassination in April 1968 will tour South Wales throughout October. The story, set in Dr King’s Memphis motel room in Memphis, is visited by Camae, a maid on a much greater mission than deliveringContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Rebecca Carrie Discusses The Mountaintop”

Talking Theatre: Adam Meggido, Creator of Showstopper – The Improvised Musical

Showstopper – The Improvised Musical, which uses suggestions from the audience to create a completely new West End quality show each night for a new audience stops off at Treorchy’s Park & Dare Theatre on October 5. The idea is simple. The ‘writer’ of the show gets a call from the producers saying that theyContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Adam Meggido, Creator of Showstopper – The Improvised Musical”

Talking Theatre: Terri Dwyer Discusses The Ghost’s Touch – Part 2

Andy Howells continues his interview with actress Terri Dwyer currently touring with Mark Homer in Rumpus Theatre Company’s touring production Wilkie Collin’s The Ghost Touch which plays Cardiff’s New Theatre from October 3. Today, following the first part of our interview with Terri Dwyer,  the former Hollyoaks star discusses how she has progressed as anContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Terri Dwyer Discusses The Ghost’s Touch – Part 2”

Talking Theatre: Terri Dwyer Discusses The Ghost’s Touch – Part 1

Andy Howells chats to actress Terri Dwyer currently touring with Mark Homer in Rumpus Theatre Company’s touring production Wilkie Collin’s The Ghost Touch which plays Cardiff’s New Theatre from October 3. In part 1 of our interview Terri discusses her role of Mrs Zant in the production and recalls her work on TV’s Hollyoaks. TerriContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Terri Dwyer Discusses The Ghost’s Touch – Part 1”

Talking Theatre: Darius Campbell Discusses Funny Girl

The stage musical and film Funny Girl brought global fame to Barbra Streisand over 50 years ago and now the revived touring stage musical version is taking UK audiences by storm. Next week, the production starring Sheridan Smith and Darius Campbell plays Wales Millennium Centre boasting some of the most iconic songs in film andContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Darius Campbell Discusses Funny Girl”

Talking Theatre: Danielle Fahiya Discusses RATS (Rose Against The System) – Part 2

Continuing Entertainment South Wales Q&A with Welsh actress, Danielle Fahiya, who stars as the Young Rat in RATS (Rose Against The System) at Wales Millennium Centre next week. In the first part, Danielle discussed her lead role as a young Butetown Rat who is about to go through her family’s traditional initiation. Her right ofContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Danielle Fahiya Discusses RATS (Rose Against The System) – Part 2”

Talking Theatre: Danielle Fahiya Discusses RATS (Rose Against The System) – Part 1

A black comedy incorporating masks, dance, hip-hop culture, rock and rhyme in a masquerade, makes its debut performance at Wales Millennium Centre next week. RATS (Rose Against The System) follows the story of The Butetown Rats who have been planning the takeover of Cardiff Bay for generations and now it is time to unveil theirContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Danielle Fahiya Discusses RATS (Rose Against The System) – Part 1”

Talking Theatre: Writer Alan Harris Discusses “How My Light Is Spent”

How My Light Is Spent, a new play by Cardiff-based playwright Alan Harris runs at Cardiff’s Sherman Theatre until May 27, 2017. Starring Welsh actors Rhodri Meilir and Alexandria Riley, the play is Harris’s follow up to 2016’s Love Lies and Taxidermy which proved to be a hit with audiences in Cardiff and at EdinburghContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Writer Alan Harris Discusses “How My Light Is Spent””

Talking Theatre: Connor Allen Discusses Romeo and Juliet

Combining an aerial circus with iambic pentameter is only one magical combination that is currently enthralling audiences of Omidaze Theatre Company’s presentation of William Shakespeare’s, Romeo and Juliet, which runs at Wales Millennium Centre until May 14, 2017. Andy Howells recently caught up with Connor Allen, who plays Romeo, to find out about the production.Continue reading “Talking Theatre: Connor Allen Discusses Romeo and Juliet”

Talking Theatre: Aamira Challenger Discusses Romeo and Juliet

Omidaze Productions presentation of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet,which runs at Wales Millennium Centre until May 14 2017, pulls together a variety of themes including citizenship, civil disturbance, conflict. questioning of authority and experts, anger, ugly scenes on the streets, abuse and tragic consequences. Shakespeare’s story is far from outdated however and as Andy HowellsContinue reading “Talking Theatre: Aamira Challenger Discusses Romeo and Juliet”

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