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New Live Theatre is an independent theatre company producing brand new theatre in Manchester & Lancashire, UK.

New Live Theatre Company produces comedy and drama plays and promotes some of the best theatre talent around.



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You can now subscribe to the New Live Theatre Company’s Newsletter! A MUST for Manchester theatre goers, Actors and Agents. Never miss a show or casting call again!

Sign up to the Newsletter to keep on the ball! The Newsletter will give you a monthly update of the latest news on our shows, casting calls and offers from New Live Theatre direct to your email!

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New Website Launch

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The new New Live Theatre Co. website has officially launched today! Hopefully, you are now looking at it and it’s all working as it’s supposed to minus any gremlins and such (if you find any lurking about, please let me know and I’ll exterminate them immediately).

I hope you find the site easier to use than it’s predecessor and that it holds all the information you’re looking for. This new website will be update more regularly than it has been in the past, so please bookmark us and check back at regular intervals – or follow us on Facebook and Twitter at @NewLiveTheatre (we’re tweet freaks) to keep BANG up to date!

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P.S – Just below this text you should see some little icons for you to share this page with others who may find this of some interest. If you could just click one or 4 of them to spread the word, I would be ever so grateful :)

Love Shy Neighbour Review

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Love Shy NeighbourIn November 2011 we took our debut show Love Shy Neighbour to the Robert Powell Theatre in Salford, 6 months after it’s initial debut at the Salford Arts Theatre in May 2011. If you missed the show, you can check out a review by clicking the link below!

By Tim Mottershead (Remote Goat) **** 4 stars

November ’11 Cast:

Norma Kelly … as … Annie Hardkiss
Betty Webster … as … Liz Campbell
Bob Young … as … John Campbell
Julie Parton … as … Kate Jenson
Chris Taylor … as … Adam Jenson

May ’11 Cast:

Norma Kelly … as … Annie Hardkiss
Betty Webster … as … Liz Campbell
Bob Young … as … John Campbell
Hazel Bumby … as … Kate Jenson
Melanie Potts … as … Sara Jenson & Emma
Ed Jaundrell … as … Adam Jenson



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Fun Facts

An actor called Edward Cullen (like the character in the Twilight series) was in the original Broadway production of Brigadoon.



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