Press releases

The most recent and relevant press releases from Cranked Anvil will be posted here

1.6.16 – Shakespeare season continues with a contemporary setting of Hamlet
After the success of their ‘Mackems v Geordies’ Romeo & Juliet last month (described by NE Theatre
Guide as a “must see” production) Cranked Anvil continue their season of contemporary Shakespeare with
one of The Bard’s most challenging plays, Hamlet.

21.4.16 – Shakespeare Season ‘kicks off’ with modern-day twist on Romeo & Juliet
If there’s one thSHAKESPEARE SEASON CONTINUES WITH A CONTEMPORARY SETTING OF HAMLETing that has passions running high in the North East, it’s football; in particular, the rivalry between the Black Cats and the Magpies.  And this is the backdrop to which Cranked Anvil have set their modern-day twist on Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, as they kick off their 2016 Shakespeare season with the greatest love story ever told.

29.9.14 – Replay for sellout show about SAFC fan
‘I Left My Heart In Roker Park’ by Tom Kelly tours returns for one final performance, due to overwhelming popular demand.

14.8.14 – Extra Dates Added To Roker Park Show
Due to popular demand, three extra dates have been added to the original tour. Details here.

26.7.14 – Sunderland Fans Should Not Miss This Highlight
‘I Left My Heart In Roker Park’ by Tom Kelly tours the region in September. Details here.