Daniel Buckroyd

Cinderella (Colchester – panto)

It's a story which is capable of many variations. At the Mercury Theatre, for example, this Christmas finds orphaned Cinderella in the late 19th century.

Changing faces in Colchester and Hornchurch

The Mercury Theatre gains an executive director and producer while the Queen's Theatre loses its artistic director

Macbeth (Colchester)
By Wilf Arasartnam

Daniel Buckroyd's new production of "Macbeth" proves to be an illuminating experience.

Friend or Foe (Colchester)

With anniversaries of two world war butting up against each other, this new production of Daniel Buckroyd's adaptation of the Michael Morpurgo story is very timely.

Betty Blue Eyes (Tour – Colchester)

Not many modern musicals nowadays let you leave the theatre with a smile on your face, but Betty Blue Eyes is one of these

Amy Booth-Steel and Haydn Oakley lead Betty Blue Eyes UK tour

The pair will lead the cast of Stiles and Drewe's musical on its first tour of the UK

Something for all in the 2014 season at Colchester's Mercury Theatre

Made in Colchester productions feature throughout 2014, as well as some intriguing imports. These are some of the highlights of the Mercury Theatre's new season

Betty Blue Eyes confirms venues for 2014 tour

A newly updated version of the musical by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe is touring throughout spring and summer 2014, opening at the Mercury Theatre, Colchester in March

The Opinion Makers (Colchester)

A disappointing new musical satire at Colchester's Mercury Theatre.

Gwen Taylor stars in autumn tour of Morpurgo's Butterfly Lion
By Editorial Staff
A new stage version of Michael Morpurgo's award-winning 1996 children's novel The Butterfly Lion will tour the UK this autumn. Gwen Taylor Starring Gwen Taylor, the production ...