The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

Interviews

Amelia Bullmore in Circle Mirror Transformation Photo: HOME MCR

Amelia Bullmore: In my day you could put on anything on a Monday night, anything

Chelsea-born actress Amelia Bullmore has enjoyed a fantastic career to date. First starting out as a Coronation Street regular in 1990, Bullmore ...

Photo: Kate Cranfield

Interview: the cast and creatives of Flushed

Marina Jenkins visited the team behind the new play Flushed and interviewed writer and director Kate Cranfield, assistant director Toni Ward and the ...

Photo: Manuel Harlan

Review: Guys and Dolls

The Royal Exchange Theatre and Talawa Theatre Company have put on the UK’s first all-black cast of Guys and Dolls, and it is absolutely ...

Amelia Bullmore in Circle Mirror Transformation Photo: HOME MCR

Amelia Bullmore: In my day you could put

Posted on Mar 9, 2018 1
Photo: Kate Cranfield

Interview: the cast and creatives of Flushed

Posted on Feb 12, 2018 2
Photo: Manuel Harlan

Review: Guys and Dolls

Posted on Dec 13, 2017 3
Amelia Bullmore in Circle Mirror Transformation Photo: HOME MCR

Amelia Bullmore: “In my day you could put on anything on a Monday night, anything”

Elise Gallagher interviews the Manchester alumnus ahead of her role in Annie Baker’s Circle Mirror Transformation at HOME

Photo: Kate Cranfield

Interview: the cast and creatives of Flushed

Marina Jenkins talks to the team behind new play Flushed ahead of their Manchester run at 53two

Photo: Manuel Harlan

Review: Guys and Dolls

Anuli Changa reviews Talawa Theatre Company’s production of the classic musical at the Royal Exchange

Photo: Virginia Saul

Interview: Ian Hislop & Nick Newman

Theatre Editor Sophie Graci talks to Ian Hislop and Nick Newman ahead of the opening of The Wipers Times at The Opera House

Photo: Matt Austin

Interview: In Bed With My Brother

Theatre Editor Sophie Graci chats to the company behind Edinburgh Fringe hit We Are Ian, now part of HOME’s Orbit Festival 2017

Photo: Paul Hudson @flickr

Interview: VANT

Amy Matthews sits down with rockers VANT to talk about Theresa May, Manchester crowds and their forthcoming album DUMB BLOOD.

Photo: The Lowry, Salford @Flickr

Interview: Dylan Moran

The Irish comedian, best known as the misanthropic bookshop owner Bernard Black, is currently on tour with his new show Off the Hook

UMMTS at the NODA awards Photo: Jess Ewart

Three cheers for UMMTS success at NODA awards

The University of Manchester Musical Theatre Society impressed the jury and audience at the annual NODA awards. Nicole Tamer spoke to the winners Richard Aaron Davies, Tom Durrant and Jess Ewart to find out more about their success.

Photo: Jana and Heidi

Interview: Jana Jana and Heidi

Jana, the junior half of quirky mother and daughter show Jana and Heidi answers questions about university life, starting a career in comedy and her performance at the Lowry

Photo: Contact Theatre

Chanje Kunda – the Renaissance Woman

Nicole Tamer interviews the talented poet, dancer and performer, Chanje Kunda.

David Acton (right) as Peter Quince in A Midsummer Night's Dream. Photo credit: Dominic Clemence

Interview: David Acton

Carys Lapwood interviews ex-UoM student and actor, David Acton about Propeller Theatre Company, comedy and his time at the University of Manchester

Strangeways rehearsals 2014. Photo credit: George Combe

Making it in Theatre… Or at Least Trying

University of Manchester graduate and writer-director of Strangeways, Joshua Val Martin shares his experience of working in theatre after graduation