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Daisy Pulls It Off

Daisy Pulls It Off

The Bridge Presents Daisy Pulls It Off By Denise Deegan Directed by Jasmine Teo Gloriously witty parody about life in a girls boarding school. The perfect antidote to lockdown, Covid and the gloom of the modern world. Splendid adventures, treasure-hunting, appalling...

The House of Bernarda Alba

The House of Bernarda Alba

By Federico García Lorca Directed by Dannie Lu Carr   “Any woman who tramples on decency should pay for it!” After the death of her second husband, Bernarda Alba puts her five daughters under a strict eight year mourning period. Under the intensely watchful eyes...

Hamlet

Hamlet

By William Shakespeare Directed by Mark Akrill    Film Noir meets The Great American Songbook in this 40s inspired, streamlined re-telling of Hamlet. Set in a would-be glamourous period nightclub and framed by performances of classic jazz numbers, The Bridge's...

Graduate Showcase 2020

Graduate Showcase 2020

Coming soon is our West End showcase of work by graduating students from our Professional Acting Courses. They will be entering the industry after they graduate and are currently seeking representation. It will be held at 1.30pm Wednesday 16th December 2020 at The...

The Cherry Orchard

The Cherry Orchard

By Anton Chekhov Adapted and Directed by Mark Akrill with The Company. 'Oh my childhood...All the days of my innocence I slept in the nursery. I looked out of that window at the cherry orchard...and happiness woke with me every morning.' Regarded as a classic of 20th...

The Winter’s Tale

The Winter’s Tale

By William Shakespeare  Direction by Mark Akrill   “He thinks - nay, with all confidence he swears - that you have touched his queen forbiddenly.”    King Leontes and Queen Hermione head the passionate and elegant Sicillian court.  Leontes and King Polixenes...

We’re Moving Office!

We’re Moving Office!

The Bridge is moving office! As of Monday 28th October 2019 our office will be based at Cecil Sharp House in Camden - home of the English Folk Dance and Song Society. We already hold classes there so we're excited to be spending even more time there! The new address...

Animal Show 2019

Animal Show 2019

Animal Show - Friday 29th November 2019 Wander in and out as you please as our new site in Camden is turned into a zoo with our actors appearing as tigers, snakes, gorillas, lizards, bats, penguins and many more over a 3 hour period. You may feed the animals with...

Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play

Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play

Mr Burns; A Post Electric Play   By Anne Washburn Direction by Sean Turner   “Maybe there is no moral. Maybe it’s just a bunch of stuff that happened.” - Lisa Simpson.   From Homer’s Odyssey to Homer the Heretic, when civilisations are destroyed the...

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

Animal Farm by George Orwell Adapted For The Stage By Ian Wooldridge Directed By Robert Nicholas ‘Man is the only real enemy we have. Remove Man from the scene, and the root cause of hunger and overwork is abolished forever’. George Orwell’s political satire is as...

Graduate Showcase 2019

Graduate Showcase 2019

Coming soon is our West End showcase of work by graduating students from our Professional Acting Courses. They will be entering the industry in July and are currently seeking representation. It will be held at 1.00pm Thursday 30th May 2019 at The Criterion Theatre,...

The Tempest

The Tempest

The Tempest ‘We are such stuff as dreams are made on’ The Bridge’s new timeshifting production of The Tempest mixes the Elizabethan world with the 1950s painter’s studio that is Prospero’s desert island. Betrayed by family and peers and racing against time to complete...

Animal Show 2018

Animal Show 2018

Animal Show - Friday 30th November 2018 Wander in and out as you please as our new site in Camden is turned into a zoo with our actors appearing as tigers, snakes, gorillas, lizards, bats, penguins and many more over a 3 hour period. You may feed the animals with...

Bridge News 2018!

Bridge News 2018!

It's an exciting time at The Bridge! Here's some of the things we'll be getting up to this academic year: This year is The Bridge’s 25th anniversary! To celebrate we’ll be putting on events and working with a number of industry figures to make it a special year....

Blue Stockings

Blue Stockings

Happiness is love, is it? But what if you had to choose? Between love and knowledge. Which would you choose? A doting husband or a life of intellectual fire… and you’re perfectly alone? 1896. Girton College, Cambridge, the first college in Britain to admit women. The...