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Work In Progress: Three Kingdoms by Simon Stephens, BA Acting (International) Class of 2018

On the 7th of February playwright Simon Stephens walked into Roding House, East 15 Acting School, with director and friend Tom Hughes, into a room full of anxious students on their second day of rehearsal for ‘Three Kingdoms’. They were all eager to hear what secrets he, as the playwright, would unfold on them. Three … Continue reading Work In Progress: Three Kingdoms by Simon Stephens, BA Acting (International) Class of 2018

THREE KINGDOMS by Simon Stephens returns to London

Three Kingdoms by Simon Stephens is a blackly entertaining and unsettling detective story about the devil in us all, international human trafficking and the changing state of Europe. The Class of 2018 will work with director Tom Hughes to revive the play, for the first time since its debut at the Lyrics Hammersmith in May of … Continue reading THREE KINGDOMS by Simon Stephens returns to London

IF217 Rolling High!

All plays of IF217 have now had their premieres with Indigo and 30 Days of Blood having opened tonight! What a mystical and bloody night it has been. The conceptual world of Indigo, directed by Magdalena Skerencak, opened its soul to the crowds whilst the melodic period-driven 30 Days of Blood, written and directed by … Continue reading IF217 Rolling High!

IF217 continues with a sold-out Corbett Theatre!

The 2nd night of The Second Annual International Festival of New Work could yet again turn on the red lights for another two SOLD OUT shows. Generation Z or Uncertainty of a Scattered Mind directed by Eduardo Almeida had the audience rocking to Green Day for a moment of euphoric participation with the actors on … Continue reading IF217 continues with a sold-out Corbett Theatre!

IF217 Opens to Sold Out Shows!

The Second Annual International Festival of New Work at East 15 Acting School or simply IF217 has opened colourfully with lots of buzz at the Corbett Theatre today. Two SOLD OUT shows, Telephone directed by Claire Wilson and Central (Story) Line directed by Daniela Atiencia were beautifully received by audiences who gave the latter a … Continue reading IF217 Opens to Sold Out Shows!

We are going LIVE!

Can't make it to IF217 opening tonight? Worry not! We are going LIVE this week streaming all shows Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (not Saturday!) You can watch all the shows live on e15international.com/live  These shows are live and therefore the editing is live, but at least you won't miss in on the action.   See … Continue reading We are going LIVE!

Fate is Arbitrary, The Desert is Magic. Let Claire Wilson, writer of “Telephone” explain.

The article below is written by Claire Wilson, Director and Writer of "Telephone" showing at the 2nd annual International Festival (2017). Wilson talks about the themes of the play, her inspiration and directing her actors into the desert. There’s something about a desert—the smell of sand in the air, and the feeling of really wide … Continue reading Fate is Arbitrary, The Desert is Magic. Let Claire Wilson, writer of “Telephone” explain.

Showreels are out!

The BA Acting (International) Class of 2018 is proud to present its first film material. These short scenes / showreels were filmed under the direction of Marcus DF White, with cinematographer Matt Ashford and Sound Engineer Lorena Cervera Ferrer. They were filmed on location, in Loughton (Essex) in June 2017 as part of the second … Continue reading Showreels are out!