In Conversation With… Clare Weatherill

In Conversation With… Clare Weatherill

Anyone entering the OSO this week will immediately know that something feels different. There is a lightness about the place, a tranquility and an airiness that’s hard to define. That’s thanks to local artist Clare Weatherill, whose new exhibition,...
Preview: Brexit the Musical

Preview: Brexit the Musical

Sometimes a show comes along which is perfect for our current times. Brexit the Musical is one of those shows. Following sell-out runs at the Canal Cafe and the Waterloo East Theatre, and a very special performance at the House of Commons immediately after the Article...
Preview: OSO Shorts

Preview: OSO Shorts

The OSO has played host to all sorts of outstanding arts events- top quality theatre, stunning art and inspiring music. The one omission has always been film- in the past, we simply didn’t have the infrastructure to put on quality film nights. However, with the...
Preview: The Wives of Others

Preview: The Wives of Others

“It’s hard to be original in theatre- the gap in which you can work is narrow, and is narrowing all the time. I feel like we’ve found a gap that is not narrowing. It’s theatre for people who are often unimpressed by theatre” It’s...
Going The Distance

Going The Distance

Last weekend, I sat in on a rehearsal for The Distance, a new production of Deborah Bruce’s contemporary classic, which comes to the OSO from the 15th-19th November. I had the privilege of watching the actors rehearse a few scenes, as well as sitting down with...