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“Keeping theatre fresh is about taking risks.” Sarah Frankcom, artistic director of the Royal Exchange

October 3, 2017 Comments Off on “Keeping theatre fresh is about taking risks.” Sarah Frankcom, artistic director of the Royal Exchange

I have an enduring memory of a production of King Lear. I think it was a school trip, probably because the play was on the curriculum.

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Sarah Frankcom (Director) & Maxine Peake (The Skriker) Credit Jonathan Keenan

The Royal Exchange’s Sarah Frankcom talks to Northern Soul

February 2, 2016 Comments Off on The Royal Exchange’s Sarah Frankcom talks to Northern Soul

I have this image in my mind. A young woman dressed all in white is lying on the floor and holding a small glass animal in her hand.

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Maxine Peake

Maxine Peake talks to Northern Soul

October 6, 2014 Comments Off on Maxine Peake talks to Northern Soul

Months ago, when the news that Maxine Peake was going to play Hamlet had just gone public, I asked her, in so many words, ‘”why?”.

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