NVT Archives

Production Listing


Here are our productions from July 2010 to October 2000


23 July Being Julie Jepson  
19 to 26 June A View From the Bridge by Arthur Miller Mark Wilson
5 Jun Finishing The Picture - Charlotte Pugh  
23 May Miller Retrospective Ollie Donovan
13 to 22 May End Game by Samuel Beckett Mark Green
1 to 30 May Artists Open House  
30 Apr to 8 May Icarus Devised by Uli Schilling
27 Mar to 3 Apr Breaking the Code by Hugh Whitemore Suzie Dole
5 Mar NVT Titter - Comedy Night  
20 to 27 Feb Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel Gerry McCrudden
5 Feb From The Heart  - Valentines Short Stories  
29 Jan Frogmore Poets  
16 to 23 Jan

The Ugly One by Marius von Mayenburg & Your Face Your Fortune

Mike Stubbs, Tamar Daly & Sara Popova
5 to 12 Dec The Lying Kind by Anthony Neilson Ian Black
7 to 14 Nov Bold Girls by Rona Munro Jerry Lyne
10 to 17 Oct Art by Yasmina Reza Tim McQuillen Wright
4 to 6 Sept Intimate Encounters Devised by Uli Schilling
8 to 11 July Mlle Y Tamar Daly & Mike Stubbs
20 to 27 Jun

Double Bill – The Maids & Deathwatch by Jean Genet

Strat Mastoris

19 to 14 May

Double Bill – The Real Inspector Hound & After Magritte by Tom Stoppard

Mark Wilson & Martin Nicholls

2 to 16 May Festen by David Eldridge Pat Boxall
28 Mar to  4 Apr Beauty Within Devised by Uli Schilling
21 to 28 Feb Five kinds of Silence by Shelagh Stephenson Kirsty Harbon
27 to 28 Jan Being Frank by Calolm MacGregor Calolm MacGregor
23 to 24 Jan

Double Bill – The Therapists & The Therapists Strike Back by Andy Thomas

Andy Thomas


13 to 21 Dec It’s a Wonderful Life - adapted by Gerry McCrudden Gerry McCrudden & Mike Stubbs
2 to 6 Dec The Man who was Hamlet

Vital Theatre Company

22 to 29 Nov True West by Sam Shepard Calolm Mac Gregor
25 Oct to 1 Nov What all the Rabbits are Doing by Zoe Hinks Sabotage Theatre Co
19 to 26 Jul Three Tall Women by Edward Albee Ian Black
21 to 28 Jun The Anniversary by Bill Mc Illwrath Jerry Lyne
20 to 25 May Intimate Encounters Devised Uli Schilling
3 to 17 May Mojo by Jez Butterworth Frank McCabe
26 Mar to 5 Apr Hedda Gabler by Henrik Ibsen Helen Caton
21 to 23 Feb Frankie says Laugh - Improvisation  
26 Jan to 2 Feb Strangers on a Train by Craig Warner Pat Boxall
15 to 22 Dec Plays for Coarse Actors by Michael Green Brandon McGuire
10 to 17 Nov

Double Bill - Shakers by John Godber & Jane Thornton & Bouncers by John Godber

Louise Gregory & Mark Green

 29 Sep to 6 Oct A Number by Caryl Churchill  Strat Mastoris
 21 to 28 July Our Country’s Good by T. Wertenbaker  Mark Wilson
 23 to 30 June Splendour by Abi Morgan  John Norris
 22 to 27 May American Buffalo by David Mamet  James Newton
5 to 19 May Richard III by William Shakespeare Martin Nichols
24 to 31 Mar

Double Bill – The Interview & Agape’s Excess by Robert Hamilton

Helen Caton & Susan Moss

 17 to 24 Feb Bone by John Donnelly  Anita Sullivan
 20 to 27 Jan Dinner by Moira Buffini  Carl Boardman
 2 to 9 Dec Outlying Islands by David Greig  Nicholas Richards
 11 Nov Sunny Days  by Peter Poole - (rehearsed reading)  Susan Moss
 4 Nov A Rational Death by Gareth Buckell - (rehearsed reading)  Strat Mastoris
 28 Oct Being Frank by Calolm MacGregor - (rehearsed reading)  Nicholas Richards
 14 to 21 Oct The Memory of Water by Shelagh Stephenson  Alex McQuillen Wright
 8 & 9 Sep The Breeze and I  
 22 to 29 July

Double Bill – Still Life by Noel Coward & Between Mouthfuls by Alan Ayckbourn

Alex McQuillen Wright / Chris Nunn

 22  to 24 June Short Plays by Richard Allden & various  
 23 to 28 May The Therapists by Andy Thomas  Andy Thomas
 6 to 20 May A Midsummer Night’s Dream  by William Shakespeare  Carl Boardman
 8 to 15 April The Beauty Queen of Leenane by Martin McDonagh  Pat Boxall
 18 to 25 Mar Grimm Tales by Carol Ann Duffy  ( Adapt by Tim Supple) - Youth Theatre  Nick Beeby
25 Feb to  4 Mar Blue Remembered Hills  by Dennis Potter Cheryl Brown

21 Jan to  4 Feb

Through the Wormhole by Eleanor Gamper Nik Hedges
8 to 10 Dec Dream Play Dreams Leap Company
22 Nov The Alchemist by Danny Bradshaw  
12 to 19 Nov Cosi by Louis Nowra Jet Tattersall
16 to 23 July Amadeus by Peter Shaffer Mark Wilson
4 June Derek Mason Tribute Evening  
3 June The Therapists by Andy Thomas - Rehearsed Reading Andy Thomas
17 to 22 May

The Weir by Conor McPherson - (last production in the Theatre Upstairs before refurbishment)

Pat Boxall

30 Apr to 14 May Hard Times by Charles Dickens - adapted by Frank McCabe Martin Nichols
5 to 9 April Thin Walls by Anita Sullivan Anita Sullivan
10 to 13 Mar ‘17’ by Michael Gow - (Youth Theatre Production) Nick Beeby
19 to 26 Feb The Prisoner of Second Avenue by Neil Simon Alex Epps
4 Feb ILL Duce by Mike Graney Mike Graney
22 to 29 Jan The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster Nik Hedges
11 to 18 Dec Another Country by Julian Mitchell Laura Bennett
13 to 20 Nov What I just Shot by Helen Nelder Helen Nelder
30 to 31 Oct She left her hat on the table by David Mowatt Paola Dionisotti
16 to 23 Oct Dealing with Clair by Martin Crimp Karl Rhys
18 to 25 Sept Copenhagen by Michael Frayn Carl Boardman
17 to 24 July The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter Pat Boxall
29 Jun to 3 July Jump by David Allen David Allen
18 to 29 May Talk by Mark Wilson - (Sweetspot) Emma Kilbey
1 to 15 May The Crucible by Arthur Miller Mark Wilson
27 Mar to 3 Apr The Good Woman of Setzuan by Bertold Brecht - Youth Theatre Nick Beeby
6 to 20 Mar Antony and Cleopatra by William Shakespeare Martin Nichols
14 to 21 Feb The Night Heron by Jez Butterworth J P Calderwood / Andy Costello
17 to 31 Jan The Last Resort by Eleanor Gamper & Nik Hedges Eleanor Gamper & Nik Hedges
9 to 13 Dec Beyond Therapy by Christoper Duvary Vicky Neath
28 to 29 Nov Hotbed / Acting Class Showcase  
15 to 22 Nov Fool for Love by Sam Shephard Jerry Lyne
21 to 25 Oct Freakshow by Anita Sullivan Anita Sullivan
27 Sep to 4 Oct Not about Heroes by Stephen Macdonald Alex Epps
19 to 20 Sept The Death of Nelson by Robert Cohen Emma Gustafsson
26 Jul to 2 Aug Just Whores by Anita Sullivan Anita Sullivan
28 Jun to 5 Jul Confusions by Alan Ayckbourn - Youth Theatre Hannah Price & Suzie Walker
7 to 14  Jun The House of Bernardo Alba by Frederico Garcia Lorca Martin Nichols
20 to 31 May On The Verge by Eric Overmyer Sweetspot Theatre
3 to 10 May Oleanna by David Mamet Pat Boxall
8 to 15 March Macbeth by William Shakespeare Mark Wilson
8 to 15 Feb Making Noises Quietly by Robert Holman Hannah Price
18 to 25 Jan The Last Yankee by Arthur Miller Martin Nichols
3 to 6 Dec Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer Varndean School Production
16 to 30 Nov The Fastest Clock in the Universe by Philip Ridley Sweetspot Production
2 to 9 Nov Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov Tony Scola
12 to 19 Oct W@rn by Helen Nelder Helen Nelder
21 to 28 Sept When I was a girl I used to Scream and Shout by Sharman MacDonald Tony Jaffe
27 July Scandals Toby Collins
15 Jul to 4 Aug Tape by Stephen Belber APE Production
6 to 13 July The Misanthrope by Moliere Martin Nichols
29 Jun The Lodger by Jenny Pulling Hotbed Production
18 to 22 June Hot Shorts Showcase Hotbed Production
7 to 8 June The Homecoming by Harold Pinter 1066 Theatre Company Production
13 to 19 May The American Clock by Arthur Miller Mark Wilson
6 to 19 May Blavatsky’s Tower by Moira Buffini Sweetspot Production
4 to 11 May After Juliet by Sharman MacDonald (Youth Theatre) Clare Polkey
26 to 27 April Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward Brighton College Production
20 April Designing Genes by Caroline Adams Hotbed Production
11 to 18 April The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams Carl Boardman
23 Feb to 2 Mar The Woman by Edward Bond Martin Nichols
9 Feb Frail Blood by Giles Cole Hotbed Production
12 Jan St Brendan’s Men by John O’Donaghue Hotbed Production
19 to 22 Dec Descent by Michael Graney Mike Graney & Mark Solomon
15 Dec The Unsuitable by Peter Poole Hotbed Production
4 to 8 Dec Blavatsky’s Tower by Moira Buffin Sweetspot Production
24 Nov to 1 Dec The Accrington Pals by Peter Whelan Tony Scola
17 Nov Fantail Doves by Eliza Wyatt Hotbed Production
3 Nov The Reckoning by Andrew Woodward Hotbed Production
20 to 27 Oct Silence & Limelight by Toby Collins (For Diana Beall) Toby Collins
6 Oct Houston, We Have a Problem by Malcolm Lowry Hotbed Production
2 to 3 Oct The Government Inspector by Gogol  
22 to 29 Sept Monumental by Anita Sullivan June Rowe
21 to 27 July La Gloria by Mark Wilson Martin Nichols & June Rowe
23 to 30 Jun Curtains by Stephen Bill Jean Francis
21 to 26 May The Woman Who Washed Her Knickers by Jenny Pulling & A Tale of Two Todgers by Brian Behan Martin Nicholls
14 to 19 May Dealers Choice by Patrick Marber Lisa Fulthorpe
5 to 12 May Kes by Lawrence Till (Youth Theatre) Clare Polkey
4 to 7 Apr Hot Shorts 3  
24 to 31 Mar Sexual Perversity in Chicago by David Mamet Mark Wilson
17 to 24 Feb Betrayal by Harold Pinter Jim Calderwood
20 to 27 Jan Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare Dermot Keaney
9 to 16 Dec The Talented Mr Ripley by Phyllis Nagy Karl Rhys
4 to 18 Nov Risk by Toby Collins Toby Collins
18 to 21 Oct Hot Shorts 2 Hotbed Production







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