KIRSTY OSWALD (see actresses) has begun rehearsals for We Are Proud to Present... at the Bush Theatre, a play about the Herero genocide in Namibia in the early 20th Century. The play, which has had a successful run in New York, runs from the 28th of February until the 12th of April.
VINCENZO PELLEGRINO (see actors) is now in rehearsals for Arcadia and As You Like It at the Tobacco Factory in Bristol. As You Like It will play first, from the 13th of February until the 3rd of May before going on a UK tour until the 21st of June. Arcadia will join it in rep at the Tobacco Factory from the 22nd of April until the 3rd of May.
The ever reliable JASPER JACOB (see actors) is about to play a character called Terry Hargreaves in the eleventh series of New Tricks. The still popular show is produced by Tom Mullens with Phil John directing the episode.
Look out for Scottish actress LORNA ANDERSON (see actresses) who appears in a good role in Silent Witness on the 16th of January. She plays Sarah O'Keefe in a two parter called 'In a Lonely Place', directed by Craig Viveiros.
ED HUGHES (see actors) is in rehearsals for an adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson's Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas at the VAULT Festival in Waterloo. The show is adapted and directed by Lou Stein and runs from the 30th of January until the 8th of March.
Look out for DOUGLAS REITH (see actors) who appears in two episodes of Downton Abbey coming up soon. His character, Lord Merton, appeared briefly in the last series but has more to do in the current run.
We're very pleased to have two clients in the RSC's upcoming Christmas production of Wendy and Peter Pan. GREGORY GUDGEON (see actors) will be playing Smee and COLIN RYAN (see actors) will be playing Tom in the show directed by Jonathan Munby, which opens in Stratford-upon-Avon on the 18th of December and plays until the 22nd of March.
KIRSTY OSWALD (see actresses) is now in rehearsals for The Winter's Tale at the Sheffield Crucible. She will be playing Perdita in the production directed by Paul Miller, which will run from the 2nd of October until the 2nd of November.