Archived News Items

Next Stage Youth win at the Mid-Somerset Drama Festival

Posted: Wednesday 25 March, 2009

Members of Next Stage Youth had been rehearsing since Christmas for the Mid-Somerset Drama Competition, which took place in various locations in Bath, March 18th - 20th. The classes we had entered were Group Acting Under 12, 15 and 19 years, and Duo Acting…

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New Look Website Launched

Posted: Sunday 08 March, 2009

Over the last 2 months the Next Stage website has been getting a makeover and we are pleased to announce that it is finally complete. You will notice it looks very different from the previous site, with a different layout, colour scheme and feel about…

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Vernon Saunders talks about his memories

Posted: Friday 20 February, 2009

Vernon Saunders, as Werner Schwarz, escaped from Berlin in the first of the Kindertransport and was brought to Bath 70 years ago. He recently came in to The Mission Theatre to talk to all the cast of Kindertransport about his memories and experiences.…

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Ann Garner wins “Arts person of the year” 2008.

Posted: Monday 05 January, 2009

Next Stage Artistic Director, Ann Garner, was thrilled to be awarded the title of '2008 Arts Person Of The Year' in the Bath Chronicle's special New Year edtion. The article read as follows: "Ann founded the Next Stage Theatre Company 15 years ago to…

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Award for actor in New York debut

Posted: Wednesday 17 December, 2008

The company was delighted to learn that Andrew Ellison, founder director of Next Stage, has been awarded Most Outstanding Male Actor by Broadway Talkin', the critical body that reviews the dramas that are produced in all the New York arts festivals that…

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