Ambassadors Day: Regeneration

Ambassadors Day: Regeneration

Thursday, 11 September 2014

Theatre ambassadors arrived at Royal & Derngate from Wolverhampton Grand and Darlington Civic Theatre. The ambassadors spread the word about new shows and bring new people to their local theatres. Young Reporter Laura Jayne Bateman blogs on their backstage experience and reaction to seeing Regeneration for the first time.

Royal & Derngate remembers the Great War

Royal & Derngate remembers the Great War

Tuesday, 2 September 2014

Young Reporter Laura Jayne Bateman reports on a family day organised by Royal & Derngate and Northampton Museum and Art Gallery to mark the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War. 

Why the Wolverhampton Grand is grand

Why the Wolverhampton Grand is grand

Friday, 22 August 2014

Wolverhampton Grand ambassador, Marie Crichton, tells us why she thinks her local theatre deserves the title 'grand'.

First World War Family Day at Northampton Royal and Derngate

First World War Family Day at Northampton Royal and Derngate

Friday, 22 August 2014

Royal & Derngate and Northampton Museum and Art Gallery to host First World War family day.

Announcing our Northampton Young Reporter!

Announcing our Northampton Young Reporter!

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

Laura Jayne Bateman joins our new Young Reporters scheme at one of her regular theatres, Northampton Royal and Derngate.

WW1: Old Soldiers Never Die

WW1: Old Soldiers Never Die

Friday, 15 August 2014

Paul Kind shares his account of his grandfathers experience in WW1, which inspired him to write the poem 'Old Soldiers Never Die'. 

 

Audition for A View from the Bridge!

Audition for A View from the Bridge!

Thursday, 7 August 2014

Ever fancied treading the boards? Got a hankering for the limelight? Find out how you could be part of the Touring Consortium Theatre Company's next production of AView from the Bridge...

Poppy Watch: Tweet us your pics!

Poppy Watch: Tweet us your pics!

Friday, 1 August 2014

It’s wonderful to see so many red poppies all across the UK but did you know they also come in white and purple? Stacey Permaul talks poppies, prime ministers, oh and there’s a bit with a dog!

Inside Regeneration Rehearsals

Inside Regeneration Rehearsals

Friday, 1 August 2014

Staff Director and Associate Producer of the Touring Consortium Theatre Company, Neale Birch, gives us look into the first week of Regeneration rehearsals...

Sneaky peek: Regeneration set design ideas

Sneaky peek: Regeneration set design ideas

Friday, 25 July 2014

As the company start preparing for Regeneration rehearsals next week, we get a chance to have a sneaky peek at some of the ideas Alex Eales has come up with for the set design...

Northampton’s autumn at The Core includes Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful

Northampton’s autumn at The Core includes Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful

Friday, 25 July 2014

After the stage premiere of Pat Barker’s Regeneration in September, Northampton audiences will have a second autumn helping of drama commemorating the centenary of the First World War in another literary adaptation.

A Wonderland call out to miner friends and Brassed Off lovers

A Wonderland call out to miner friends and Brassed Off lovers

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

If you enjoyed the Touring Consortium's production of Brassed Off, don't miss the opportunity to watch Beth Steel's new play marking the thirtieth anniversary of the miners' strike. Hampstead Theatre and the Guardian will be live-streaming this weekend's final performance of Wonderland - and it's free to watch from 7.30pm on Saturday 26 July 2014. By Brassed Off producer Jenny King.

Become our Young Reporter!

Become our Young Reporter!

Friday, 18 July 2014

Aged 17-30 years old? Harbour a passion for theatre and writing? Read more to find out about our brand new Young Reporters Scheme.

Cast and creatives announced for Regeneration

Cast and creatives announced for Regeneration

Tuesday, 15 July 2014

The troops are gathering. Touring Consortium Theatre Company announce their cast and creatives for Regeneration.

Touring Consortium becomes an Arts Award Supporter

Touring Consortium becomes an Arts Award Supporter

Friday, 11 July 2014

The Touring Consortium Theatre Company are proud to announce that they have become an official Arts Award Supporter as they move into their next touring production of Pat Barker's Regeneration, adapted by Nicholas Wright.

Darlington gets £1.5m for new kids theatre next door to the Civic Theatre

Darlington gets £1.5m for new kids theatre next door to the Civic Theatre

Darlington gets £1.5m for new kids theatre next door to the Civic Theatre

Friday, 4 July 2014

Huge congratulations to our consortium partner venue, Darlington Civic Theatre, and their local young people’s company, Theatre Hullabaloo, as their vision for a major new children’s theatre comes a major step closer to reality.

Swan Canaries

Swan Canaries

Monday, 23 June 2014

A new production commemorating the role of women in WW1 is touring the East Midlands this Summer. 

WW1 Collection

WW1 Collection

Friday, 20 June 2014

An online collection of useful resources and articles from around the web. We'll be updating throughout the tour of Regeneration.

Regeneration Poetry Workshop

Regeneration Poetry Workshop

Saturday, 14 June 2014

We are offering free poetry workshops to schools booking to see Touring Consortium Theatre Company's production of Regeneration in Autumn 2014.

Premiere screening of This is Mine at the NCM

Premiere screening of This is Mine at the NCM

Friday, 6 June 2014

A short film made by The Touring Consortium Theatre Company about community and what it means to people today will have its premiere screening at the NCM's Miners' Gala on June 22nd 2014.