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Tom Morris

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Tom Morris introduces the newly renovated Bristol Old Vic

INTERVIEW: TOM MORRIS The artistic director of the Bristol Old Vic talks to Heather Neill about the £12m refurbishment and renovation of the oldest working theatre in the country, on the eve of its reopening production of John O’Keeffe’s Wild Oats.

Tom Morris and Felix Barrett talk Stoppard

INTERVIEW: TOM MORRIS AND FELIX BARRETT The associate director of the National Theatre and the Punchdrunk director chat during rehearsals for Tom Stoppard’s Every Good Boy Deserves Favour about their co-directed National Theatre revival – and how they met. Dominic Cavendish quizzes. Excerpt.

Soap Box Debate: A Parliament for Artists?

22 October 2008

in Directors, Reviews and Roundtables

SOAP BOX DEBATE: ARTISTS SHOULD ELECT THEIR OWN PARLIAMENT David Farr, artistic director of the Lyric Hammersmith, and National Theatre associate director Tom Morris propose the motion; Richard Noble, lecturer in Fine Art at Goldsmith’s College, and playwright and satirist Alistair Beaton oppose. Journalist Patrick Marmion chairs. Recorded at the Young Vic. Sound quality: variable.

Review of War Horse

WEST END REVIEW (1/2) The National’s sell-out production of Michael Morpurgo’s War Horse is discussed by David Benedict (Variety) and Jane Edwardes (Time Out). Dominic Cavendish (Daily Telegraph) hosts. Recorded at Dewynters, London.

The War Horse puppet-master speaks

25 October 2007

in Design, Physical and Visual theatre

INTERVIEW: ADRIAN KOHLER The co-founder, with Basil Jones, of Handspring, the South African puppetry company, talks to Heather Neill about creating the horses in the National Theatre’s spectacular adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s War Horse, and discusses adult puppetry.

Director and innovator Tom Morris

INTERVIEW: TOM MORRIS The innovative director has turned the Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) into a theatrical powerhouse. As he steps down as artistic director, he looks back on eight dynamic years with Dominic Cavendish.

Artistic director designate of BAC David Jubb

INTERVIEW: DAVID JUBB The artistic director designate of Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) talks to Rachel Halliburton about his plans for the South London experimental powerhouse.