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12 May 2010

Rehearsed Reading with Accidental

All this week, I have been rehearsing with Accidental Theatre for their rehearsed reading of Leopoldville, by Jaki McCarrick, as part of their 'VI' season. It's a punishing drama set in 1990, about a real life incident of murder of a bar owner by a group of young men.

This is my first rehearsed reading, and I have to admit I felt out of place after the first rehearsal, but after four days of intensre rehearsals has given me a lot of confidence, going into tomorrow night's performance.

It is also notable as my first lead role, so I am excited to be going in front of an audience in this position.

I shall write again after the performance.


  1. [...] for new writers to get their work off the ground, and is well worth a read. I worked with Jaki in a rehearsed reading of her play Leopoldville with Accidental Theatre in May, and while she is a daring writer, [...]

  2. [...] November. Also on the program are Jaki McCarrick and William Patterson, whose plays I acted in last year, as part of the VI [...]