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Episode 007 – Artistic Director Adam Penford talks about The Madness of George III and the Spring 2019 Season

11/12/2018
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In this episode our Artistic Director, Adam Penford, tells us about The Madness of George III, how his first season as Artistic Director has gone and what to expect from the 2019 Spring Season.

Duration:00:21:28

Episode 006 – Kindertransport star Denise Black and Amplify 18 Festival programmer Beth Shouler

10/5/2018
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In this episode Denise Black tells us all about her experience in the Kindertransport rehearsal room and why this production is close to her heart. Plus Artist Development Coordinator Beth Shouler talks us through the Amplify 18 Festival line up.

Duration:00:28:55

Episode 005 – Sweet Charity choreographer Alistair David and I Dare You director Beth Shouler with writer Tom Powell

9/4/2018
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In this episode Alistair David tells us all about choreographing our production of the legendary musical Sweet Charity. Plus director Beth Shouler sits down for a chat with writer Tom Powell ahead of the premiere of new play I Dare You.

Duration:00:26:39

Episode 004 – Midlands-based creative partnership Lapelle’s Factory and LGBTQ+ writers’ showcase, Theatre Pride.

8/2/2018
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In this episode we speak to Midlands-based creative partnership Lapelle’s Factory. We also have a chat with Theatre Pride’s producer Hayley Green ahead of the company’s scratch performances for Nottingham Pride, and discuss why they are celebrating LGBTQ+ writing from across the country.

Duration:00:26:47

Episode 003 – Artistic Director Adam Penford with Sweet Charity director Bill Buckhurst and Major Labia founder and Artistic Director, Siobhan Cannon-Brownlie.

7/3/2018
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In this episode Adam Penford talks to Bill Buckhurst, director of the classic Broadway musical comedy Sweet Charity, which is on at Nottingham Playhouse from 31 August. We also discuss with Siobhan Cannon-Brownlie from Major Labia tackling the patriarchy through vaginal comedy.

Duration:00:33:39

Episode 002 – Shebeen director Matthew Xia and Amplify artist Rob Throup

6/1/2018
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In this episode we talk to Matthew Xia, director of our latest production Shebeen, about the timely nature of this new play focusing on the Windrush generation. We also have a chat with Rob Throup, as he prepares to perform at our first Amp Night, a scratch night that forms part of our Amplify artist development programme.

Duration:00:14:59

Sting - The Last Ship

5/9/2018
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We sat down for a chat with Sting when he was in town recently to discuss his musical The Last Ship, which is at Nottingham Playhouse until Saturday 12 May 2018.

Duration:00:05:41

Episode 001 - Kacey Ainsworth, Adam Penford & Chris Ashby

4/24/2018
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In our first episode, we sit down with some of the stars of our recent production, Holes. Listen to actor Kacey Ainsworth talking about how she prepared for her multiple roles (and multiple accents) in the production, and how everything changed in tech week! We also have an interview between our Artistic Director Adam Penford and Chris Ashby who played Stanley Yelnats in Holes, and also appeared in Adam’s first Playhouse production Wonderland earlier this year.

Duration:00:32:42

Party Somewhere Else

3/26/2018
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Before the release of our premier episode we thought we'd share a bonus clip about the recent festival Party Somewhere Else which was based in our Neville Studio. We spoke to Tilly who is part of the Nottingham-based collective whose goal is to showcase work made by women and to champion female-led projects while giving everyone a great night out!

Duration:00:05:45