Busy Times Ahead

A lot has happened since my last blog, so I want to get an update done now before a load more happens and I end up writing a dissertation length bore. Firstly, I’m very pleased to report that I now have the main cast for mine and Nicola Radin’s upcoming Halloween comedy-thriller ‘Spook Manor’. More excitingly, we’ve started rehearsals and it’s all looking great! It’s been over 18 months since I started writing Spook Manor, so it’s really interesting to see such great Actors breathing life into the characters. After…

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Mark Reid’s ‘Vain Zarathustra’

Mark Reid’s play ‘Vain Zarathustra‘ previewed at our very first New Live Theatre Showcase Evening on 26th July 2012 and was be Directed by Alastair Zyggu. ABOUT MARK REID: Mark Reid is the pseudonym of Mark Reid. Having not grown up anywhere, he has previously accosted Manchester audiences with work such as ‘The Posthumous Papers of Alan Koningsberg’ (Revolution, Dir Paul Blinkhorn) and ‘Follies in Sacks’ (Embryo for Studio Salford). His most recent effort was a production of three new half hour plays called RAMPANT (Black Lion) including his own work ‘Minted’ (Dir Karl…

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Lee Thompson

Lee Thompson’s play ‘Somebody, Somewhere‘ previewed at the New Live Theatre Showcase Evening on 26th July 2012 and was Directed by Chloe Lang. After a vote, the audience chose Somebody, Somewhere as their favourite preview of the night. ABOUT LEE THOMPSON: Lee Thompson is a playwright based in Liverpool currently part of the Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse Young Writers group. With the group he has developed his first full length play, Somebody Somewhere.  In 2011 Lee’s short play ‘Waiting’ received a performance by Made from Scratch Theatre at the Lost Theatre in Wandsworth. In the…

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