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Our 2016 UK Tour commences

Wednesday, 22. June 2016 8:15

Today is the last day of rehearsals and tomorrow our talented Cast leave Bristol and head for Cumbria. The opening shows at Appleby Castle run throughout the weekend (Friday to Sunday) – tickets are still available or you can pay on the door.

The following weekend we perform at the Bristol Shakespeare Festival (Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd July) before embarking on our full UK Tour.

2016 cast rehearsals

The photos were taken by one of our incredibly talented actors Annette Chown.

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Seeking additional venues for 2016 tour

Thursday, 29. October 2015 8:37

Another successful tour completed and time to thank our appreciative audiences and the magnificent venues, our talented Cast & director Ed Viney, stage manager Benedict Jones, James Helps at Bristol Costume Services and everyone who provided services to the Company.

In 2016, we will be performing Shakespeare’s classic tragedy Romeo & Juliet and much-loved comedy As You Like It.

We are currently planning our 2016 tour and seeking additional venues - both in the UK and internationally.

If you have a suitable open-air venue, please telephone Barrie Palmer on 07974 790675.

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Our 2015 Cast

Sunday, 10. May 2015 11:24

2015 cast

It’s always a great thrill to welcome new members to the Cast of GB Theatre Company. This year we are joined by (surnames in alphabetic order) Joseph Black, Alex Gartshore, Jennifer Higham, Vincenzo Pellegrino, Rebecca Wingate and Chris Yapp.

It’s also a huge delight to welcome back some of the incredible actors from previous tours. Anyone who saw last year’s tour will recognise Philippa Howard, Jenny Johns, Madeleine Leslay & Barrie Palmer. The shows are once again directed by the brilliant Ed Viney and our stage manager is Benedict Jones.

You can view their professional biographies on the Cast Profile page.

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Special announcement…

Wednesday, 4. December 2013 10:52

We are delighted to announce that the renowned actress Felicity Kendal CBE has agreed to become our Patron. Felicity’s parents toured their theatre company for many years performing Shakespeare around the world. Felicity has played many of Shakespearean roles and this is a huge honour for GB Theatre Company.

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