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Posts by Rhyannon

LA: my second show since March is fin...

LA: my second show since March is finally here!

A devised piece by Mountview third year musical theatre students, celebrating the rise of Hollywood. No physical audience again, but you can book to view it online here: https://www.mountview.org.uk/whats-on/show/la/ (available to view from Wed 25th Nov – Tues 15th Dec!) View more photos from the show here

My first show after so many months of...

My first show after so many months of lockdown!

After so many months of so little to do with all the theatres closed down because of Covid 19, my first show has finally happened (although in a very different format to normal times!) Performed by an all male cast from the BA Acting course at Mountview, “Macbeth” can now be viewed online until 17th […]

New adaptation of “A Clockwork ...

New adaptation of “A Clockwork Orange” at Mountview Theatre, March 2020

Delighted to be working on set, costume and illustrations for “A Clockwork Orange”, adapted and directed by Dan Herd from the book by Anthony Burgess. Mountview Theatre, 17th-21st March2020

“The Juliet Letters” at t...

“The Juliet Letters” at the Backstage Theatre, Peckham

Currently working with director Julie Atherton and Mountview’s actor musicians, who will perform this theatrical interpretation of Elvis Costello and the Brodsky Quartet’s 1993 album The Juliet Letters. Using the original lyrics, the tracks become a dramatic song-cycle telling stories of love, yearning, betrayal and death. Backstage Theatre, 9th-12th October 2019

Recent work added to the galleries

Recent work added to the galleries

(Costume sketch from “Much Ado About Nothing” at the Karamel Club) It’s been a very busy few months, but I have finally got round to adding new work both to my portfolio and archive galleries. Also looking forward to working with E15’s MFA student directors again this Summer for the third year in a row.

“As You Like It” schools ...

“As You Like It” schools and colleges tour, March 2017

Currently working on the set and costume designs for a short tour of “As You Like It” with BA Actor Musician students and Design & Applied Arts students at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, directed by Bronagh Lagan. Begins 29th March 2017 at Jacksons Lane, Highgate.

“The Nativity” @ St James...

“The Nativity” @ St James’s Church, Paddington, Dec 2016

Currently working on  Tony Harrison’s “The Nativity”, directed by Paul Ryan Carberry, to be played in the particularly appropriate setting of St James’s Church in Paddington this Christmas. A modern re-telling of the Mystery Plays, from Creation to the birth of Jesus, the show runs from 2nd to 7th Dec. Click here to link to […]

5 shows, 1 set…

5 shows, 1 set…

Working with five different student directors on the MFA Theatre Directing course at E15 Acting School I had to devise one simple set that could work for their five very different short plays. The solution was a series of small trucks that could be placed in different configurations for each show, to create very different […]

Paddington and Great Aunt Lucy enjoy ...

Paddington and Great Aunt Lucy enjoy Bearded Theory Festival, May 2016

Paddington and Great Aunt Lucy make another appearance, this time at Bearded Theory, Catton Hall in Derbyshire, May bank holiday weekend 2016: (Photos by Sound of Summer)

Julius Caesar at BGAC/ Globe Neuss Sh...

Julius Caesar at BGAC/ Globe Neuss Shakespeare Festival

A sneak preview of the set for “Julius Caesar”, (directed by Polina Kalinina and lit by the amazing Mark Dymock!) at the Bernie Grant Arts Centre, and shortly to be seen at the Globe Neuss Shakespeare Festival in Germany: (Photos by Mark Dymock) Find more show photos here