Poetry of a play-goer: ‘Theatreland’

3rd November 2015

POETRY SPECIAL: Sophie Reynolds introduces readings from ‘Theatreland’ – her new collection of poetry inspired by watching theatre in London.


Fiona Drummond reads ‘The Kindness of Strangers’ (Southwark Playhouse, July 2014) and ‘Brilliant’ (Young Vic, July 2013);
Tom Clegg reads ‘Shakespeare in Love’ (Noel Coward Theatre, July 2014) and ‘The Low Road’ (Royal Court, May 2013);
Rebecca Tanwen reads ‘Orlando’ (Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester) and The Master and Margarita (The Barbican Centre, January 2013);
Rosie Holt reads ‘Hymn’ (Duchess Theatre, May 2013) and ‘Wolf Hall & Bring Up the Bodies’ (Aldwych Theatre, May 2014);
Ursula Mohan reads ‘Lear’ (Union Theatre, June 2014) and ‘Father Christmas’ (Lyric Hammersmith, December 2012);
Dominic Gerrard reads ‘A Christmas Carol’ (Charles Dickens Museum, December 2012) and ‘Richard III’ (Shakespeare’s Globe, July 2012).
Recorded at the V&A, 25 October 2015.  ‘Theatreland’ is published by Indigo Dreams Press.