Welcome to Mountview’s e-newsletter!
Your monthly update of shows, student and alumni news.
It's with pleasure that we bring you news of two plays coming up this season, both at the Arcola theatre. We also have a range of courses for the summer holidays for young people and adults that you can book now...
By Arthur Miller | Directed by Caitriona McLaughlin
Arthur Miller’s classic drama sees a small and pious American town gripped by suspicion and hysteria following accusations of witchcraft. Based on the Salem Witch Trials of 1692 and written as an allegory of the McCarthy blacklists of the 1950s, The Crucible is a powerful study of the combustibility of community. Read more
Welcome to Frank’s Cafe, a greasy spoon diner frequented by dealers, bums and vice. Meet the colourful and often desperate characters of New York’s seedy underworld in this critically acclaimed play from 1965 by Lanford Wilson. Read more
If you want to spend your summer immersing yourself in theatre, then look no further. We have courses available for young people, for drama school applicants looking to strengthen their skills before auditions begin, and for amateur theatre makers and drama teachers who want to refresh their skills. Take a look on our website at the different options. Places for all courses can be booked now.