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Welcome to the Chichester Festival Theatre Podcast, hosted by George Bailey. We'll be chatting about everything CFT related, featuring interviews with famous creatives as well as the staff who create the magic both onstage and off.

Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship theatres, renowned for the exceptionally high standard of its productions as well as its work with the community and young people.

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Welcome to the Chichester Festival Theatre Podcast, hosted by George Bailey. We'll be chatting about everything CFT related, featuring interviews with famous creatives as well as the staff who create the magic both onstage and off.

Chichester Festival Theatre is one of the UK’s flagship theatres, renowned for the exceptionally high standard of its productions as well as its work with the community and young people.

    Express Yourself | Mike Jeffery | Chichester Festival Theatre

    Express Yourself | Mike Jeffery | Chichester Festival Theatre

    To mark Children's Mental Health Week 2021, we celebrated the theme 'Express Yourself' by inviting Prologue members aged 16-30 to submit creative responses to what it means to be them, right here, right now.

    Prologue is CFT's free membership scheme for 16-30 year olds that gives you £5 tickets to productions, exclusive events and creative opportunities. Find out more and sign up at cft.org.uk/prologue.

    • 2 min
    Express Yourself | Evangeline Osbon | Chichester Festival Theatre

    Express Yourself | Evangeline Osbon | Chichester Festival Theatre

    To mark Children's Mental Health Week 2021, we celebrated the theme 'Express Yourself' by inviting Prologue members aged 16-30 to submit creative responses to what it means to be them, right here, right now.

    Prologue is CFT's free membership scheme for 16-30 year olds that gives you £5 tickets to productions, exclusive events and creative opportunities. Find out more and sign up at cft.org.uk/prologue.

    • 1 min
    Express Yourself | Izzy Weaver | Chichester Festival Theatre

    Express Yourself | Izzy Weaver | Chichester Festival Theatre

    To mark Children's Mental Health Week 2021, we celebrated the theme 'Express Yourself' by inviting Prologue members aged 16-30 to submit creative responses to what it means to be them, right here, right now.

    Prologue is CFT's free membership scheme for 16-30 year olds that gives you £5 tickets to productions, exclusive events and creative opportunities. Find out more and sign up at cft.org.uk/prologue.

    • 1 min
    Backbone | By Louis Turner

    Backbone | By Louis Turner

    Backbone
    By Louis Turner

    Secrets, lies, evidence… and Pamela.

    Cast: Henry Pettigrew (Quiz) as A, and Ashley Zhangazha (The Country Wife) as B.

    Back in March we started our Five Day Plays; writers were invited to submit a play they'd written, the only rules being that the play could not exceed 10 pages and it had to match our weekly brief. After ten weeks, over 300 entries and ten winners, the series came to an end. A group of professional actors working directed by our own Hannah Hogg with Dale Rooks, have recorded some of the winning entries as audio plays for you to enjoy. All of the winning plays are available to read on the CFT website.

    • 9 min
    Blue Moon | By David Kinder

    Blue Moon | By David Kinder

    Blue Moon
    By David Kinder

    Cast: Lucy Briers (Forty Years On, Young Chekhov) as Anushka, and Keir Charles (Quiz) as Simon.

    Sparks fly when the past catches up with a left wing journalist and a Tory politician at a party conference gala.

    Back in March we started our Five Day Plays; writers were invited to submit a play they'd written, the only rules being that the play could not exceed 10 pages and it had to match our weekly brief. After ten weeks, over 300 entries and ten winners, the series came to an end. A group of professional actors working directed by our own Hannah Hogg with Dale Rooks, have recorded some of the winning entries as audio plays for you to enjoy. All of the winning plays are available to read on the CFT website.

    • 11 min
    Rockpool | By Alexander Wiseman

    Rockpool | By Alexander Wiseman

    Rockpool
    By Alexander Wiseman

    A young man is drawn irresistibly back to the seashore, but a strange encounter leads to a revelation.

    Cast: Adam Buchanan (The Butterfly Lion) as B and Nicola Sloane (Flowers for Mrs Harris, The Butterfly Lion) as A.

    Back in March we started our Five Day Plays; writers were invited to submit a play they'd written, the only rules being that the play could not exceed 10 pages and it had to match our weekly brief. After ten weeks, over 300 entries and ten winners, the series came to an end. A group of professional actors working directed by our own Hannah Hogg with Dale Rooks, have recorded some of the winning entries as audio plays for you to enjoy. All of the winning plays are available to read on the CFT website.

    • 6 min

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