An Evening With Jonathan Harvey – ONLINE

Hope Mill Theatre presents: An Evening with Jonathan Harvey.

Hope Mill Theatre will host an online evening on Saturday 18th & Sunday 19th of July, that will celebrate the many works of the well loved writer Jonathan Harvey (Gimme,Gimme,Gimme/Coronation Street).

The evening will include an interview with Harvey, hosted by Hope Mill Patron Denise Welch and will feature scenes from his past plays including Beautiful Thing, Hushabye Mountain and The Cherry Blossom Tree as well as songs from musicals that Harvey has written the book for including Dusty: the Dusty Springfield musical and Pet Shop Boys Musical: Musik.

The evening will also include guest hosts who have starred and worked along side Harvey, including Oscar winning actress Olivia Colman, who starred in Beautiful People, as well as co-stars Meera Syal and Layton Williams. Further guest hosts include, Catherine Tyldesley (Coronation Street), Tameka Empson (Beautiful Thing) and Maria Friedman (Director of Dusty).

The cast includes; Katherine Kingsley, Frances Barber, Emma Clarke, Gemma Brodrick, Claire Louise Cordwell, Joshua Asare, Rose Keegan and Danny Lee Wynter.

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The evening coincides with the launch of the venues first ever Prize for Playwriting, Through the Mill, which includes the opportunity of mentorship with Jonathan Harvey for the chosen finalists.

Audiences please note this is an online event.

Production Information




18th - 19th July, 2020



Show Dates

Saturday 18th July & Sunday 19th July, 2020

Running Time: 60 minutes

Interval: No (online)

Age restrictions: No

Any Warnings: No