Tag Archive for: Theresa Heskins

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Season’s Greetings Review

An extended family combined with Christmas chaos, creates comedy gold in Season's Greetings at the New Vic theatre thanks to genius Alan Ayckbourn. As Christmas Eve gets underway finishing touches to the decorations at Neville (Matt Addis)…
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Beauty and the Beast – Review

Enchantment, mischief and laughter is all you need for a great night out this festive period… Beauty and the Beast is all of that and more in this spectacular adaptation by the fabulous Theresa Heskins at the New Vic Theatre. Polly…
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New Vic Appoints Vicki Amedume as Associate Director

Staffordshire’s New Vic Theatre has appointed Vicki Amedume - Artistic Director of Upswing - as Associate Director to join the theatre-in-the-round’s team.   As Associate Director, Vicki will explore artistic opportunities, working…

New Vic’s revamped auditorium open to audiences

The New Vic has re-opened for performances with Ghostlight, the first part of its season of socially-distanced productions for autumn.  Ghostlight, the first piece to be showcased in the theatre’s newly refurbished auditorium, is a short,…
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Housewarming Season to reopen newly refurbished auditorium at New Vic Theatre

An exciting autumn season will reopen the newly refurbished auditorium at the New Vic Theatre - including a change to the previously announced Christmas show. The New Vic’s Housewarming Season will celebrate the theatre’s reopening following…

Beauty and the Beast to enchant audiences at the New Vic

A spectacular retelling of the original, much-loved fairytale Beauty and The Beast will take centre-stage at the New Vic for Christmas 2020. New Vic Artistic Director Theresa Heskins (The 39 Steps; Olivier-nominated The Worst Witch; The…
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The 39 Steps Review – March 2020

Following a successful run last year, The 39 Steps has returned to the New Vic Theatre with a bang! First published in 1915, John Buchan’s The Thirty-Nine Steps was the first of five novels featuring Richard Hannay and Alfred Hitchcock’s…
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Prince and the Pauper Tail Trail at the New Vic

The New Vic Theatre is hosting an enchanting interactive "Tail Trail" for families. The 45-minute adventure into the magical world of The Prince and The Pauper will take place in the theatre’s Studio until Saturday 4 January. Tale Trail…
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New Vic receives TWO Award Nominations

The New Vic Theatre is celebrating after receiving two award nominations at this year’s UK Theatre Awards 2019. The theatre-in-the-round has been shortlisted as a finalist in two categories at this year’s awards: Best Show for Children…
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Newcastle-under-Lyme's the New Vic Theatre is set to light up New York’s theatre district this summer as their hugely successful production of Around The World In 80 Days heads to Broadway for the theatre’s first ever international tour. Heading…

The 39 Steps Review

The 39 Steps at the New Vic has more pace and energy than you could imagine for a genius play in the round. With four actors playing more than 120 characters, this adaptation directed by Theresa Heskins, has you captivated from the start. First…