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#MountainsThePLay Glossary

#MountainsThePLay Glossary

21 February 2018

In the dialogue, In-Sook Chappell uses a host familiar and unfamiliar words and phrases to pepper the language and dialect of the characters, with some brilliant comic and dramatic effect. We’ve put together a short glossary for Mountains: The Dreams of Lily Kwok to help along your understanding. 

INTERVIEW WITH DIRECTOR JENNIFER TANG

INTERVIEW WITH DIRECTOR JENNIFER TANG

14 February 2018

For the Black Theatre Live, Yellow Earth and Royal Exchange Theatre national tour of Mountains: The Dreams of Lily Kwok we interviewed the shows Director, Jennifer Tang.

INTERVIEW WITH PLAYWRIGHT IN-SOOK CHAPPELL

INTERVIEW WITH PLAYWRIGHT IN-SOOK CHAPPELL

6 February 2018

In advance of the Black Theatre Live, Yellow Earth and Royal Exchange Theatre national tour in spring 2018, we've interviewed In-Sook Chappell writer of Mountains: The Dreams of Lily Kwok

Promoting Culturally Diverse Theatre Whilst Welcoming New Audiences

Promoting Culturally Diverse Theatre Whilst Welcoming New Audiences

29 February 2016

By Hardish Virk

Engaging and sustaining new audiences is more than just going to see a play as it’s about a process: from print engagement to venue experience. Nothing happens in isolation and the whole experience can have an impact on the audiences’ decision to return. 

Jatinder Verma's thoughts on staging Macbeth

Jatinder Verma's thoughts on staging Macbeth

17 February 2015

DIRECTOR’S NOTE ON STAGING MACBETH

Overweening ambition, jealousy, murder even, are as common in families as they are in the corridors of power. There’s hardly been a noble or low-born family in world history immune to the lure of ambition.