First show of the Autumn Season :
by Terry Johnson
Wednesday 25th September - Saturday 5th October
Directed by Allan Stronach
Followed by :
by Hugh Whitemore
Wednesday 9th - Saturday 19th October
Directed by Mike Nower
Picture of the month
Ayckbourn @ 80
We were delighted and proud to receive this card from Sir Alan Ayckbourn wishing us luck with our two shows marking his 80th birthday - the recent rehearsed reading of Way Upstream and the forthcoming production of all three plays in The Norman Conquests trilogy.
"Last weekend I found myself in another version of am-dram land with
the Tower Theatre ... Everyone in the foyer, and in the audience, knew
each other. They were part of a club, a community of common purpose
and dedication. They were releasing their inner thespians in a
parallel universe of theatre ... And the performance was superb."
Michael Coveney on the Tower Theatre, WhatsOnStage.com
The Tower Theatre Company has been entertaining audiences for more than 85 years.
All our actors, directors and technical crew get involved for the sheer love of it. Last year, the company purchased a building in Stoke Newington and all the Company's activities are now based there. The only full-time, non-professional
company in inner London, the Tower stages up to 18 productions a year at its own theatre. It also mounts regular tours further afield including to the Minack Theatre in Cornwall, to Paris and, this year, to the Faroe Islands.
The Tower produces shows that compete with the best of the professional London fringe. We stage productions from
Beckett to Butterworth, Shakespeare to Sondheim. We seek to tackle new theatrical territory as well as to recreate
stage classics, but most of all we aim to inspire audiences with our creativity, passion and collaboration.
The Tower Theatre's Artistic Policy : "We aim to provide the widest possible range of high quality, affordable drama, within the resources available, enabling people of all ages and backgrounds to experience every aspect of theatre as a participant or as an audience member."
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