#LoveTheatre day

#LoveTheatre day

Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Today, theatres from across the UK are celebrating the first ever #LoveTheatre day. We're highlighting some of the best tweets from regional and touring theatre.


Happy #LoveTheatre day folks! #LoveTheatre day is run in partnership by the Guardian Culture Professionals Network, Twitter UK and CultureThemes. We're getting involved by bringing you the highlights from theatres in the regions. 


#BackStage (10am-12pm) will offer audiences and other arts professionals a glimpse into how a production comes together in the weeks and months leading up to the big night.

Wolverhampton Grand have put together a fantastic look #Backstage of Peter Pan

 

Theatre Royal Concert Hall Nottingham 

Royal & Derngate Northampton are currently preparing for their pantomime Merlin

The Lyceum Edinburgh

Beautiful look at the Mayflower in Southampton

Coventry Belgrade

Crucible Theatre Sheffield

Theatre Royal Bath


#AskATheatre (3-5pm) will offer a unique opportunity for theatre aficionados and aspiring actors to hear first-hand from the individuals and groups that make the magic happen.

Check out two fun videos made especially for today with the help of Touring Consortium Theatre Company producer Jenny King:

Take a peek inside the producers' office at the Touring Consortium Theatre Company...

Why did producers Jenny King and Matthew Gale choose Regeneration as the play to produce to commemorate the First World War?...


#Showtime (7-10pm) will give those who can’t make it to a theatre the chance to sit in the “virtual stalls” to experience the a performance, or several, via Twitter.