Jun
22

A Respectable Wedding

Theatre Lab Company students present Bertolt Brecht’s A RESPECTABLE WEDDING, directed by Anastasia Revi at the Playground Theatre on the 30th June & 1st July. Everyone loves a good wedding, when family and friends gather to celebrate the betrothal of their beloveds, but after this one… you might think twice. Brecht’s play, A Respectable Wedding, is a raucous comedy of disasters that swings with tunes from the 30s for the […]

Mar
16

Don Juan by Molière

Presented by Theatre Lab Company, translated by Brett Bodemer and directed by Anastasia Revi Theatre Lab Company bring Molière’s DON JUAN to Hoxton Hall. This follows their acclaimed SALOME at Hoxton Hall in February 2017, and recent applauded production of Daphne du Maurier’s JAMAICA INN at Tabard Theatre. Charming… egocentric… atheist… philanderer… recently wed, Don Juan is about to commit adultery against his new wife. Accompanied by his servant, Sganarelle, […]

Oct
06

Jamaica Inn

A Theatre Lab Company production. NOBODY GOES TO JAMAICA INN… lonely and dark on the bleak Cornish moors. A place full of secrets, violence, and rum that fuels nightmares of ghosts that howl with the wind. Young and innocent, Mary comes to stay only to get entangled in its mysteries. A dark and disturbing gothic tale where nothing is quite what it appears to be. Daphne du Maurier is known […]

Jun
09

The Actor Creates the Character

Workshop for actors with Anastasia Revi. Theatre Lab Company has the reputation of “magic, mesmerising and visually stunning shows that look like films where everything is moving”. Those productions that are vibrant, different and highly aesthetic are based on a series of techniques and methods that derive from imagination, physicality, precision, vocal range, clarity and emotional flexibility. These are special qualities that empower the actor to transform into another character […]

Dec
08

Salome, the forbidden play by Oscar Wilde

Decadence… beauty… lust… envy… desire. The words of a prophet, a mother’s envy, a stepfather’s desire, a spoilt young girl’s demand, and a dance that turns the moon red… Theatre Lab’s Salomé is a spellbinding visual spectacle set in the 1930s where King Herod celebrates his birthday with a sumptuous banquet in the decadent and beautiful Victorian Hoxton Hall. Highly acclaimed, critics and reviewers internationally have noted its aesthetic, excellent performances, […]

May
26

Dancing with the Devil

The new Theatre Lab Company production at Sadler’s Wells. A new play by Aletta Lawson based on the life of the dancer Rudolf Nureyev, directed by Anastasia Revi. Rudolf Nureyev is dying of AIDS. Refusing to accept his fate, and in his desperate hunger for life, he invokes the ghost of Margot Fonteyn to find redemption. With Margot he re-lives his youth, his hardships, his destructive love affair with Erik […]