ANDREEA PADURARU is in Albert Camus's The Outsider (L'Etranger), specially adapted by Booker Prize-winning poet and novelist Ben Okri. It is directed by Abbey Wright at the Print Room at the Coronet, on from the 14th of September to the 13th of October.
SEAN KINGSLEY is in the UK regional premiere of Once, the musical that won eight Tony Awards in 2012 including Best Musical with a book by Enda Walsh. It opens at the New Wolsey in Ipswich on the 6th of September, and is on at the Queen's Theatre Hornchurch from the 3rd to the 20th of October directed by Peter Rowe.
JANET FULLERLOVE in Unexpected Joy at The Southwark Playhouse, directed by Amy Anders Corcoran. It follows a successful, extended Off-Broadway run, and plays from the 5th of September until the 29th. Book and Lyrics by Bill Russell (Tony-nominated for Side Show) and Music by Janet Hood (Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens.)
JESSICA BAGLOW will be shortly starting work on 5 episodes of Gentleman Jack playing Rachel Hemingway. The series, based on the life of Anne Lister, is set at Shibden Hall near Halifax and has been written by Sally Wainwright.
CLAUDIA GRANT is in rehearsals for three plays at the Chester Storyhouse's open air season at Grosvenor Park. Much Ado About Nothing, opening 6th of July is directed by Bill Buckhurst. Swallows and Amazons is a new adaption by Bryony Lavery, directed by Katie Posner and opens 14th of July. The Tempest is directed by Alex Clifton and opens 27th of July.
CAOLAN BYRNE is joining the cast of the second series of Britannia, now being produced by Neal Street Pictures and Vertigo for Amazon. Caolan plays Arin, a Druid, in 3 episodes directed by Luke Watson.
Following DOUG RAO's Ransom part, he is also about to appear in 2 episodes of Dark Heart, playing the character Chris Dimitriou. The producer is Letitia Knight with Colin Teague in the director's chair.
COLIN RYAN is in rehearsal for Frankenstein at the Royal Exchange, Manchester - directed by Matthew Xia the show plays 9th March to 14th April and marks the 200th anniversary of the publication of Mary Shelly's famous story...