An EGG-cellent new show for Easter!

Although we haven't been particularly vocal so far in 2019, that doesn't mean we've not been working hard - as usual! Ticking away in the background has been our gentle rebranding of the company, which  now goes under the banner of 'Cranked Anvil Media'. We settled on this after deciding to expand further into other … Continue reading An EGG-cellent new show for Easter!

A year of Rehearsed Readings

Sunday 16 September 2018 After the success of our production of Jeff Brown's Cornered at the beginning of the year, we have enjoyed a residency at The Peacock in Sunderland this year, producing our hugely popular Rehearsed Reading Nights. Three months ago saw our sixth night, which you can read about here. And just this … Continue reading A year of Rehearsed Readings

AWARD-WINNING SAFC SHOW RETURNS NEXT MONTH

Monday 12 March 2018 After its successful sell-out run last September, Jeff Brown’s one-man play ‘Cornered’ is set to return to The Peacock in Sunderland in April this year. The show, which starred Steve Arnott as ex-SAFC player David Corner, featured in the North-East Theatre Guide’s Best of 2017 list, in their ‘Proud to be … Continue reading AWARD-WINNING SAFC SHOW RETURNS NEXT MONTH

Happy Hour live sketch show gets an outing later this month!

Wed 21 June 2017 We may have been a bit quiet of late, but that's because we've been beavering away on our upcoming September production of Wise Men Say / Cornered - which followers of Cranked Anvil will already know is a double-bill of one-act plays based around Sunderland AFC. The posters and flyers have … Continue reading Happy Hour live sketch show gets an outing later this month!

New dates added to this Autumn’s SAFC-based touring play

Tue 25 April 2017 We're delighted to announce that, after discussions with Matt Woolston - chairman of the London and South East supporters branch of SAFC - we'll be extending our tour of Wise Men Say/Cornered this September. We've confirmed two nights in the Southwark Brewery in London, which is where the London/SE branch meet, … Continue reading New dates added to this Autumn’s SAFC-based touring play