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Talks at Curve - When The Lights Go Down with Hareet Deol and Kurren Sandhu

Earlier this year local actor and Curve Associate Artist Hareet Deol (Memoirs Of An Asian Football Casual, My Beautiful Laundrette) and Junior Doctor Kurren Sandhu delivered inspiring talks at Curve.

Working in creative industries presents its own unique challenges and in these recorded talks, Hareet and Kurren discuss breaking through creative blocks, finding inspiration in the arts, and how to keep the momentum going through periods of downtime.

Watching recordings of their talks here.

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Creatives Commentary: Video Designer Douglas O'Connell on Sunset Boulevard

Douglas O'Connell, Video Designer for the Made at Curve production of Sunset Boulevard, on the role that video has to play in the symphony of theatre.

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Curve in Conversation...Kay Magson

In this week's Curve in Conversation, Nikolai Foster talks to Curve Associate Artist and Casting Director Kay Magson CDG.

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Creatives Commentary: Director Sean O'Connor on The Entertainer

Sean O'Connor, Director of our Made at Curve production of The Entertainer, discusses the show's title role and the enduring relevance of Osborne's play.

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An Open Letter To Theatre And Performance Makers

Curve is proud to be a signatory of this open letter to theatre and performance makers, alongside many other theatre, performance companies and venues across the UK.

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Curve in Conversation...Lesley Joseph

In this week’s Curve in Conversation, our artistic director Nikolai Foster speaks with star of stage and screen Lesley Joseph (Annie, Birds of a Feather, Young Frankenstein).

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Important Information Regarding The Temporary Closure of Curve

Following government advice around the COVID-19 pandemic, Curve will remain closed for performances until Saturday 31st October 2020. Although we know this is disappointing, we are working hard to ensure the programme of work and our community offer is as strong as ever for when we are able to re-open the theatre.

Read the full post for further information.

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Let's Hear It For Our Curve Young Company!

Since the creation of our Curve Young Company (CYC) in 2012, we've seen thousands of incredibly talented young people from across Leicester and Leicestershire engage with the joy of live theatre. Developing their inter-personal skills, growing in confidence, solving complex challenges, team working and making friends for life, nothing beats the feeling of being part of a youth theatre.

With our building temporarily closed, we all miss welcoming CYC members to their home at Curve and every performer remains in our thoughts. Whilst we can't wait to see CYC back in our theatre, we are enjoying watching recordings of some fantastic past performances from the groups.

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