FOURTH MONKEY’S ‘YEAR OF THE MONKEY’ REPERTORY COMPANY LAUNCH THEIR FIRST SEASON OF PLAYS
The Threepenny Opera, The Love Of The Nightingale & Antigone
From 5-23 October 2011 In Repertory
Performances at 4pm and 7.30pm
At Theatro Technis, 26 Crowndale Road, Camden, NW1 1TT
London, 3 Aug 2011 – Critically acclaimed Theatre Company Fourth Monkey’s Year of the Monkey project is a contemporary Rep Theatre Company and combined training programme with a difference.
Comprising of a company of 27 actors, Fourth Monkey launches it’s first rep season with productions of Timberlake Wertenbaker’s ‘The Love of the Nightingale’, Brecht’s ‘The Threepenny Opera’ and Sophocles’ ‘Antigone’. Directed by a team of established directors (Chris Hislop, Hannah Kaye and Natalia Katsou) and Produced by Fourth Monkey. The productions perform in rep from 5th-23rd October at Theatro Technis, 26 Crowndale Road, Camden, NW1 1TT. A second season of three plays also goes in to production in the New Year for a run at the same venue between 29th February- 18th March 2012.
Casting Director Kerrie Mailey said of the project; “Year of the Monkey is unique. It offers immediate performance experience on the professional stage, combined with immersive, thorough and liberating training.”
Incorporating training in the following: Bikram Yoga, Alexander Technique, Voice, Accent Work, Laban, Stage Combat, Solo and Group Singing, Movement, Short Film project, Shakespeare, Clown, Audition Prep, Casting Director workshops and Industry ‘meet and greets’ and more… with the year-long project concluding at the Edinburgh Festival 2012 with another season of plays in which the company will present a total of 6 new pieces, again in repertory.
This original project offers the actor the opportunity to perform, whilst also undertaking a training and career development programme to support and advance their progress within the industry.
Tickets and information via www.fourthmonkey.co.uk