Projects Archive

  • iHands: A Life Less Lived – New Comedy Series

    iHands is a brand new comedy series available FREE on YouTube. In the first season, Izzy directs hapless actor, Richard Bridgerton, in the brand new play, A Life Less Lived. With exclusive access from page to stage – over 9 episodes – Izzy delivers (in his humble opinion) a master class in theatre production. To […]

  • Little Red Riding Hood (26th Dec – 5th Jan)

    Blue Orange Arts presents – Little Red Riding Hood Little Red Riding Hood’s Parents, for a little peace and quiet, send their talkative daughter on an errand to take some goodies to her ailing grandmother. On her journey through the woods – on top of her encounters with the Big Bad Wolf – she bumps […]

  • Charles Dickens – A Christmas Carol (13th – 24th December)

    Blue Orange Arts presents – Charles Dickens – A Christmas Carol Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly and wealthy man, is well-known for his miserly ways and unkind spirit. One Christmas Eve, Scrooge is visited by the ghost of his old business partner, Jacob Marley, who is eager for Scrooge not to share his miserable and eternal […]

  • Aladdin (22nd Nov – 7th Dec)

    Affordable, family panto is FLYING into Birmingham this Christmas! Celebrate the 8th anniversary of our legendary festive fun with our BIGGEST PANTO EVER! Join Aladdin as he embarks on the adventure of his life, discovers the magic of the lamp and falls in love with the beautiful Princess Jasmin. Boo and hiss the evil Abanazar, […]

  • Now. Here. This. (30th – 31st August)

    Now. Here. This. follows a group of four friends, who embark on a journey of self-reflection, exploring their past, the present, and their hopes for the future. The narrative unfolds as the characters share anecdotes, personal revelations, and humorous observations, creating a tapestry of shared experiences.  Now. Here. This. is a thought-provoking musical that emphasizes the importance […]

  • D.H. Lawrence: The Prussian Officer (25th -27th July)

    Blue Orange Arts presents – D.H. Lawrence: The Prussian Officer As Part of Birmingham Fest Power, Passion and Peril! Set against a militaristic backdrop, a young officer’s attraction to his orderly escalates from professional to personal, allowing a power dynamic to take hold, ultimately leading to a tormented relationship and a disturbing abuse of authority. […]

  • Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles (25th – 27th July)

    Blue Orange Arts presents – Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles As Part of Birmingham Fest Lord Baskerville is found dead with mysterious footprints besides his body. His heir, Sir Henry is set to inherit the vast Baskerville fortune but with the legacy comes a deadly curse. “Mr. Holmes, they were the footprints of […]

  • Box of Frogs (21st July)

    BOX OF FROGS – Birmingham’s Premier improv troupe Part of Birmingham Fest 2024 – “Hop down to the Blue Orange Theatre to catch Birmingham’s Premier comedy improv troupe, Box of Frogs! The multi-talented and quick-witted Frog players are returning to their old haunt to bring you an evening of high-octane improvised fun.  Expect the unexpected […]

  • Re-Turn (21st July)

    Vivi Bayliss and Ella Godfrey presents – Re-Turn Part of Birmingham Fest 2024 – Re-Turn is a wistful dance theatre piece which celebrates the beauty of failure. Amelia is a loser. Or at least, that’s how she sees herself. Ten years ago, she was on track to fulfil all her dreams, gain entry to an […]

  • Can I Play With You and The Experiment (21st July)

    Tread Boards Theatre presents – Can I Play With You and The Experiment Part of Birmingham Fest 2024 – We are excited to bring you a double showcase of youth theatre, created by our young people and written by our director. ‘Can I Play With You?’ explores the feelings of loneliness and being left out […]