Hello! First of all, we want to say a huge thank you to all of you who nominated us for the Sunderland Echo Awards earlier this year. We're pleased to say that we have been shortlisted for Performance of the Year, and will be attending the awards bash on 26th March - fingers crossed! Also … Continue reading Vote for us in The Journal Culture Awards 2014
Thur 15 Jan 2015 After the news earlier this week that our production of 'I Left My Heart In Roker Park' was named Best Revival of 2014 by the British Theatre Guide's North East editor Peter Lathan, we're pleased to see that the Sunderland Echo are holding their What's On Where awards again this year. … Continue reading Vote for us in the What’s On Where 2015 Awards
Mon 3 Nov 2014 Well, things have finally settled down after the run of I Left My Heart In Roker Park. It was a great run, and we got some cracking reviews and fantastic feedback from the audiences. But now it's time to look ahead to 2015, and we've already got a couple of exciting … Continue reading Creativity Talks – interview with Martyn Bell
Sat 27 Sept 2014 Well, we're coming to the end of this mini-tour of I Left My Heart In Roker Park, and we've had an amazing time with it! Extra dates kept on having to be added, and the houses just kept on filling! So much so, that we've been invited back by the Customs … Continue reading Roker Park play a huge success – one FINAL date added!
Tuesday 2nd September 2014 It's been a very busy few weeks at CAHQ. With the show opening in just over two weeks, we're now into the business end of things. Actor Paul Dunn and writer/director Tom Kelly are in the rehearsal room, working hard to mould the show into an entertaining piece of theatre, while … Continue reading Cranked Anvil on the BBC!
Monday 11th August 2014 Hot on the heels of news that an extra date has been added to the September tour, we've been talking to more people today to spread the news about Tom Kelly's brilliant play, 'I Left My Heart In Roker Park'. Today we spoke to Gavin from Roker Report. He was incredibly … Continue reading More press coverage for ‘Roker Park’
Monday 23rd June 2014 Some excellent and very encouraging news! Durham Gala have asked us to add an extra date at their venue, as the original date is selling fast - and that's without the season brochures having been sent out! So now you can see the show at the Gala on Saturday 27th September, … Continue reading Roker Park – Extra date added!
Wednesday 28th May 2014 It's been pretty quiet at Anvil Towers recently - partly because we've been working behind-the-scenes on projects, but also partly due to us taking a breather due to health issues. But things are well and truly back up to full speed now - which you can see if you take a … Continue reading Ongoing projects in 2014
Thur 13 Feb 2014 We're delighted to announce that the first venue (The Customs House, South Shields) has been confirmed for our Autumn tour of the fantastic play 'I Left My Heart In Roker Park', by local playwright Tom Kelly. We'll be playing the venue on 19th and 20th September, in the intimate studio space. … Continue reading New Autumn production tour confirmed