20 Questions with ….. John Owen-Jones

In a special treat this week, to help with the launch of his new CD “RISE”, we have a second set of 20 questions.  I’m delighted to introduce singer, writer, director and welsh wonder … John Owen-Jones Lets start with a few favourites 1. Favourite show (whether you have been in it or not)?  INTO […]

20 Questions with ….. Simon Naylor

Actor, Director and Writer Simon Naylor answered 20 questions Some favourites Favourite show (whether you have been in it or not)? There’s so many and I think it depends what mood I’m in but the one show that left me speechless was ‘Chicken Shop’ by Anna Jordan. She’s written some incredible things and this one […]

SHREK GOES ‘RELAXED’ AT AWARD-WINNING THEATRE ROYAL

A uniquely adapted version of the West End family favourite, Shrek The Musical, will be playing for one special performance at Newcastle Theatre Royal, which recently became the first theatre in the UK to be recognised for its work with autistic audience members. The ‘relaxed performance’ of Shrek The Musical will take place on Tuesday […]

Tickets go on sale for Berwick Kaler’s 37th panto at York Theatre Royal

From the moment Berwick Kaler announced he will be returning to York Theatre Royal next Christmas for his 37th writing and starring role in Dick Whittington (and his Meerkat) theatre-goers have been desperate to get their hands on tickets. Avid panto fans often queue through the night to secure their favourite seats, with queues winding […]

YORK SCHOOLS JOIN FORCES FOR SHAKESPEARE SPECTACULAR

York Theatre Royal, the Royal Shakespeare Company and York High School present The Head that Wears a Crown, where seven York schools will come together on Monday 16 March for a special festival re-imagining Shakespeare’s Henry IV Part 1 Henry IV Part 2 and Henry V. The event is the culmination of a three year […]

John Owen-Jones News

John Owen-Jones Single ‘Rise Like A Phoenix’ released 9 March 2015 Sweeney Todd at the ENO – Easter 2015 www.johnowenjones.com Award winning performer John Owen-Jones (Les Miserables/Phantom of The Opera) releases new single ‘Rise Like A Phoenix’ in February 2015. A second track ‘Bread Of Heaven’ is also on the single CD. Both tracks are […]

A NATIONAL FIRST FOR AWARD-WINNING NEWCASTLE THEATRE ROYAL

    Newcastle Theatre Royal is celebrating being the first theatre in the country to be honoured with the Autism Access Award from The National Autistic Society (NAS). The award has been granted following a year-long project working with local schools, families and specialists to develop an all-inclusive approach to theatre in relation to the […]