Delving into Delfont-Mackintosh’s extensive theatre archives unearths some treasures for our new documentary

2016-08-30-15-22-17We’ve been delving into the Delfont-Mackintosh archives to find material for inclusion in our new documentary, STAGE DIRECTION, featuring Anthony Quayle and Roy Kinnear. Delfont-Mackintosh operate eight West End theatres and their chief archivist, Rosy Runciman, has opened our eyes to an Aladdin’s cave of rare and intriguing material. Continue reading “Delving into Delfont-Mackintosh’s extensive theatre archives unearths some treasures for our new documentary”

Filming behind the scenes of the magical Noel Coward Theatre

In preparation for our latest production, STAGE DIRECTION, we were given unique access by Delfont-Mackintosh to the Noel Coward Theatre to film behind the scenes and gather some great background footage.  Here’s a short compilation that visits the incredibly ornate auditorium and explores the extensive stage area. Continue reading “Filming behind the scenes of the magical Noel Coward Theatre”

The wonderful Jenny Quayle records contribution for ‘STAGE DIRECTION’

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WE’RE DELIGHTED that acclaimed actress, Jenny Quayle agreed to get involved with our new documentary, STAGE DIRECTION. Recently, we spent a wonderful afternoon recording her contributions, which included touching personal insights into her father’s career and working with their great friend, Roy Kinnear.   Continue reading “The wonderful Jenny Quayle records contribution for ‘STAGE DIRECTION’”

New documentary to feature screen legends Anthony Quayle and Roy Kinnear

The Guns of Navarone

IN 1984, ANTHONY QUAYLE AND ROY KINNEAR, two veterans of the stage and screen, came together in a prestigious London theatre for the launch of a new theatrical company and took the time to pass on their experiences to those in the acting profession coming up behind them.

Over thirty years later, STAGE DIRECTION, a new documentary from RABBIT & SNAIL FILMS, revisits the theatre and asks what relevance their advice still has for actors today. Continue reading “New documentary to feature screen legends Anthony Quayle and Roy Kinnear”