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Friday, May 24, 2019

#MischiefMay: Celebrating 1,999 performances (sort of) with The Play That Goes Wrong‘s West End cast by Terri Paddock

#MischiefMay is all about celebrating the world-dominating success of the comedy genius of Mischief Theatre onstage (running on all continents except Antarctica) and, increasingly, onscreen.…

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for Nina Simone-inspired Black Is the Color of My Voice by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Tuesday 7 July 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will be celebrating the life and legacy of Nina Simone at Black Is the Color of My Voi…

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Salome Q&A video and photos: What would the censor have made of this regendered version of Oscar Wilde’s play? by Terri Paddock

After The Tempest and Lord of the Flies, my last of three post-show Q&As with Lazarus Theatre company for their 2019 season at Greenwich Theatre was last night to their new version of…

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Monday, May 20, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri The Comedy About A Bank Robbery during #MischiefMay by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series and this month's #MischiefMay celebrations, on Thursday 30 May 2019, a week after her The Play That Goes Wrong event, Mates co-founder Terri P…

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Friday, May 17, 2019

New post-show Q&As: Join Terri at The Time Of Our Lies & learn more about anti-war hero Howard Zinn by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will chair two events at the London premiere of The Time Of Our Lies at the Park Theatre. How much do you know…

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri to travel back to the 1990s at Education Education Education by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Monday 3 June 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock talks to the Wardrobe Ensemble company of Education Education Education as their devise…

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New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for The Play That Goes Wrong during #MischiefMay’ by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series and this month's #MischiefMay celebrations, on Thursday 23 May 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock talks to the West End company of long-runn…

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Q&A photos and video: What would the late Michel Legrand think of this chamber version of his musical Amour? by Terri Paddock

I’m in love with love… or more precisely with Amour, as in the lushly romantic Michel Legrand musical fantasy now receiving its UK professional premiere at Charing Cross Theatre. Amour i…

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

Q&A video and photos: Why is the Coronet the perfect home for The Glass Piano court tale? by Terri Paddock

Visits to the Coronet Theatre, until last week known as The Print Room at the Coronet, make me miss the days when I lived in Notting Hill (or rather, near enough, Ladbroke Grove). Last week,…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Bromley Bedlam Bethlehem Q&A video and photos: How to turn traumatic family history into life-affirming drama by Terri Paddock

Ahead of Mental Health Awareness Week next week, Rachel Tookey’s award-winning new play Bromley Bedlam Bethlehem receives its full-length premiere this week at the Old Red Lion Theatre. I …

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Monday, May 6, 2019

The Reality Q&A video and photos: What’s the state of new Spanish playwriting? by Terri Paddock

The Cervantes Theatre’s headlines its third New Spanish Playwriting season with the full UK and English-language premiere of Denise Despeyroux’s one-woman show The Reality, which had a d…

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Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Heroes Q&A video and photos: Raise your hand if you think David Bowie fandom transcends generations by Terri Paddock

Are you a David Bowie fan? What first turned you on? Was it seeing his Top of the Pops debut as Ziggy Stardust? Was it your parents taking you to your first Bowie concert when you were stil…

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Panel on the RSC’s gender-flipped Taming of the Shrew: Kate & Petruchio in the age of #MeToo by Terri Paddock

I had a fabulous time last week in Stratford-upon-Avon seeing Justin Audibert’s new re-gendered production of Shakespeare’s early “battle of the sexes” comedy The Taming of the Shr…

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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for the UK premiere of Michel Legrand musical Amour by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Monday 13 May 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock talks to the director and cast of the late Michel Legrand's five-time Tony Award-nomina…

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Q&A video and photos: How is Donald Trump responsible for Other People’s Money? by Terri Paddock

I’ve spent quite a lot of my Easter weekend thinking about Donald Trump. As a thankful respite from trying to read the 448 pages of the Mueller Report, it was for positive reasons on Good…

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

New post-show Q&A: Join Terri for the UK premiere of Alix Sobler’s The Glass Piano by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Wednesday 8 May 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock talks to the company of the UK premiere of The Glass Piano, running at The Print Room…

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Sunday, April 14, 2019

UK PREMIERE of Michel Legrand’s Tony-nominated musical Amour: Q&A with director and cast by Terri Paddock

When: 13th May 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm Where: Charing Cross Theatre, The Arches, Villiers Street, London WC2N 6NL Oscar-winning French musical composer, conductor and …

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Intra Muros Q&A video and photos: What is the point of theatre? How do actors marry up their dual lives? by Terri Paddock

What does theatre mean to you? How do actors marry up the dual emotional demands of their chosen profession? How many ‘characters’ or versions of ourselves to the rest of us play in our …

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

New event: Join Terri at the RSC to discuss The Taming of the Shrew in the age of #MeToo by Terri Paddock

Two days after Shakespeare’s birthday (23 April), I’ll still be celebrating the bard myself as I make my Royal Shakespeare Company ‘debut’ chairing a panel discussion in Stratford-up…

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Friday, April 12, 2019

AWARD-WINNING NEW PLAY Bromley Bedlam Bethlehem: Q&A with writer and cast by Terri Paddock

When: 7th May 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:15 pm Where: Old Red Lion Theatre, 418 St John Street, London EC1V 4NJ After Anomaly earlier this year, I’m delighted to return to th…

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

New post-show Q&A 1980s satire Other People’s Money starring Michael Brandon: Post-show Q&A with director and cast by Terri Paddock

As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Friday 19 April 2019, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock talks to the director and stars of this major revival of Other People's Money, the pl…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

MAJOR REVIVAL of 1980s satire Other People’s Money starring Michael Brandon: Post-show Q&A with director and cast by Terri Paddock

When: 19th April 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:45 pm Where: Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, London SE1 6BD What a timely revival of this 1980s satire on corporate g…

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WORLD PREMIERE at the Coronet The Glass Piano with music by Prokofiev: Post-show Q&A with the company by Terri Paddock

When: 8th May 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:15 pm Where: Print Room at the Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, London W11 3LB This sounds like such a fascinating piece – and I’m l…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

English-language premiere of new Spanish play The Reality: Post-show Q&A with the women behind it by Terri Paddock

When: 4th May 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Where: Cervantes Theatre, Arch 26, Old Union Arches, 229 Union Street, London SE1 0LR The Cervantes Theatre continues to both bri…

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RSC panel debate: Gender-swapping The Taming of the Shrew in the age of #MeToo by Terri Paddock

When: 25th April 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm Where: The Other Place Studio, 22 Southern Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6BH Two days after Shakespeare’s birthday (23 April…

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UK PREMIERE of French hit Intra Muros: Post-show Q&A with director Ché Walker & cast by Terri Paddock

When: 12th April 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Where: Park Theatre, Clifton Terrace, Finsbury Park, London N4 3JP After the European premiere of Tom Coash’s Cry Havoc in P…

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Q&A video and photos: Overturning the ‘white saviour’ narrative with the Cry Havoc company by Terri Paddock

How lucky am I? Last night I got to spend a second night in a row with lovely Olivier Awards nominee Marc Antolin. After sitting behind him at the ceremony at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Going to the Oliviers? Gotta have a selfie competition, of course by Terri Paddock

I was thrilled to attend last night’s Olivier Awards with the Songs for Nobodies team – and also with my old friend Richard Gresham in tow. Richard and I decided to run a competition. Wh…

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Saturday, April 6, 2019

Tony’s Last Tape Q&A video and photos: What would Tony Benn have thought of Brexit, Corbyn & this play about him? by Terri Paddock

This past Wednesday (3 April 2019) would have been Tony Benn’s 94th birthday. Great celebratory timing for the return of Tony’s Last Tape, the one-man play celebrating the Labour firebr…

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Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Half Me, Half You Q&A video and photos: It’s not easy to talk about racism & hate crime, but it’s necessary by Terri Paddock

Did seeing fascist Tommy Robinson denouncing Muslims and immigrants on a big screen in Whitehall terrify you? What are the long-term consequences of today’s political rhetoric in Trump’s…

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Lord of the Flies Q&A video and photos: Are humans inherently good or evil? by Terri Paddock

Last night I chaired my second of three post-show Q&As with Lazarus Theatre Company as part of their 2019 residency at Greenwich Theatre – their highly acclaimed return production of L…

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