A limp and intense Albert is off to the North East!

We are delighted to be have been invited to present Wild Laughter as part of the conference English: Shared Futures, which is set to take place at the Newcastle Civic Centre from 5-7 July 2017. We have recently discovered from a series of fantastic reviews of the D'Oyly Carte No. 2 company's national tour of Patience in 1883 that … Continue reading A limp and intense Albert is off to the North East!

Albert Goes Back to School

Friday 18th November 2016 Albert James Wild Laughter Smock Alley Theatre Fishamble Street Dublin City Ireland Europe The World The Universe What a special night it was for Albert in the Boys' School Theatre: thanks to everyone who came out in support of our first international performance! We are especially grateful to the TCD Arts Fund, … Continue reading Albert Goes Back to School

Wild Laughter in Dublin

Sidelong Glance is back on the boards! We are preparing to take Wild Laughter to Dublin’s beautiful Smock Alley theatre on Friday 18 November 2016, for a special one-off performance, drawing on new material to tell Albert's story. More details to follow here soon...

Visit the clown before Christmas

A Clown of Real Life: the performance worlds of Albert James is currently on display at the English Faculty Library, Cambridge. This exhibition showcases things that remain from the moment in cultural history to which Albert the actor belonged: programmes, photographs and scores from late nineteenth century London's Theatreland. Accounts of Albert's public life are complemented … Continue reading Visit the clown before Christmas