Cherry Jezebel to make full stage debut at Everyman for 2022

Cherry Jezebel to make full stage debut at Everyman for 2022

Jonathan Larkin’s Cherry Jezebel will make its full stage debut at the Everyman for 2022, following the production’s sold out run of rehearsed readings in 2021.  The reality of growing up Queer in Liverpool is tough. Legendary queens Cherry Brandy and Heidi Handjob, have spent years on the drag scene and Cherry carries the scars to prove it. […]

Everyman & Playhouse theatres welcome a busy September

Everyman & Playhouse theatres welcome a busy September

Everyman & Playhouse theatres celebrate a busy return this September, as Our Lady of Blundellsands and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof both open to full capacity audiences. Our Lady of Blundellsands returns to the Everyman from 17 September to 9 October – 18 months after the production prematurely closed its doors due to the Covid pandemic. Directed by Nick […]

Studio spaces reopen at Everyman & Playhouse

Studio spaces reopen at Everyman & Playhouse

The Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse theatres continue their reopening plans, as they welcome a season of new writing at the Playhouse and regulars return to the Everyman’s bar spaces. A New Works Showcase will mark the re-opening of the Playhouse Studio, as writers from the 2019-20 Playwrights programme are finally given the opportunity to showcase their work. […]

Young Everyman Playhouse programme brings Macbeth to the Bombed Out Church

Young Everyman Playhouse programme brings Macbeth to the Bombed Out Church

Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse theatres’ Young Everyman Playhouse programme will perform a modern version of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, in the outdoor setting of St Luke’s Bombed Out Church this summer. The young actors will take over the iconic Liverpool church at the top of Bold Street, tackling one of Shakespeare’s most famous plays, for five performances from […]

Series of solo shows highlight the ‘power of one’ on Everyman and Playhouse stages

Series of solo shows highlight the ‘power of one’ on Everyman and Playhouse stages

Subjects of toxic masculinity, love and civil rights are featured in a series of solo shows at the Everyman & Playhouse theatres, as Y’MAM, Woke and The Greatest Play in the History of the World highlight the power and intimacy of one actor alone on a stage, telling great stories. The three productions feature actors performing solo on the […]

Everyman theatre reopens live shows with first YEP Directors’ Festival in two years

Everyman theatre reopens live shows with first YEP Directors’ Festival in two years

Six aspiring young directors will have the privilege of re-opening the Everyman theatre on the main stage over the space of two weeks, as part of the free to attend Young Everyman Playhouse Directors’ Festival 2021. Lorna McCoid, Mary Savage, Olive Pascha, Melissa Ratcliffe, Laurie Fahy and Jess Meade will direct six separate performances from […]

Everyman Underground series launched showcasing bold and experimental work

Everyman Underground series launched showcasing bold and experimental work

This May the Everyman theatre will host digital performances from four artists, as part of a new series ‘Everyman Underground’ which will showcase bold and experimental work. The first edition of the Everyman Underground series presents four exciting artists performing sets live in an empty bar, hosted by actor Paislie Reid. Multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Laura Groves, jazz artist Ni Maxine, […]