Behind The Scenes

TR Blog – Kat Smith, Irving Stage Company

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TR Blog – Kat Smith, Irving Stage Company One of the best things about theatre is the opportunity it gives you to challenge yourself in many ways. In the past year Irving Stage Company has brought me to Theatre Royal … Continued

Guys and Dolls – Sky Masterson Blog

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My name is Will Cahill and I will be playing the role of Sky Masterson in the upcoming show Guys & Dolls with the Bury St. Edmunds Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (BSEAODS) at Theatre Royal, from 9-13 May 2017. … Continued

Guys and Dolls – Nicely Nicely Johnson Blog

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Time is ticking on and Nathan has still not found a place to hold the crap game. We have looked high and low to find some place suitable, but I fear that the heat from that Lousy Lieutenant Brannigan means … Continued

Guys & Dolls Blog with Liam aka Nathan Detroit

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My name is Liam, and I will be playing the role of Nathan Detroit in the upcoming production of Guys and Dolls at the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds on 9th – 13th May 2017. I remember seeing this … Continued

Oklahoma! Director shares some thoughts

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Blog from Irving Stage Company There comes a time in the life of every musical when you suddenly, joyfully realise that yes, it is really going to happen. That is the day when the orchestra arrives for the Germanically-named sitzprobe … Continued

Singing with Swansea City Opera (Lakmé)

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A local choir took to the stage at the Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds in March, joining Swansea City Opera in their touring production of Lakmé, an opera by Léo Delibes. The company has developed a tradition of involving local … Continued

The infinite details of performance

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There is always a special feeling whenever an in-house production takes to the stage and last week it was great to see Northanger Abbey finally open and begin its run at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, it won’t be long … Continued

Meeting of minds is high on farce

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The first review for Hysteria is in…take a read below   Hysteria at Malvern Theatres 1-4 February 2017   This tragi-comedy features two of the 20th century’s icons – Sigmund Freud and Salvador Dalí, and is based on them meeting … Continued

Hysteria by Terry Johnson…running up to opening night

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Hysteria by Terry Johnson, Blog Post by John Dorney. Our Salvador Dalí, has been blogging about Hysteria rehearsals and how he feels in the run up to opening night…. I remember when a friend was trying to start up a local … Continued