Casting is announced today for the UK premiere of Hir, written by Taylor Mac and directed by Nadia Fall.
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Everything Jamie Lloyd touches seems to turn to gold, the current Midas of the directing world. A long-standing partnership with designer Soutra Gilmour is certainly one of the reasons that his plays are so stylised, so specific, but Lloyd is also able to bring out the humanity in every character – their darker sides shine through as much as their honourable qualities. Guards At The Taj, by Pulitzer Prize nominee Rajiv Joseph, is a play packed with honour, a sense of duty and a desire to follow orders versus a desire to do what’s morally right. Joseph’s script burns with inner conflict and Lloyd is just the man to fan the flames.
It’s been 12 months since the old Shepherd’s Bush library closed its doors. Home to the Bush Theatre, a year-long renovation of the property was underway, transforming the classic redbrick building into a sleek, modern space for companies to create, innovate and imagine. During that time, the Bush Theatre took its work into the community, commissioning and performing work in karaoke bars, dance halls and care centres.
While We’re Here will open the new Studio space at the Bush Theatre after it re-opened its doors in March following a £4.3 million renovation.
Following a £4.3 million renovation, the newly opened Bush Theatre opens its 2017 spring season with darkly comic play, Guards At The Taj.