A week in the life of: The Divide's Sophie Melville
The actress is currently starring in the world premiere of Alan Ayckbourn's new play at the Edinburgh International Festival
She is joined by a cast that also includes Sian Thomas, Finty Williams and Clare Burt. The piece is performed in two parts at the King's Theatre, Edinburgh throughout August, before opening at the Old Vic in January.
Directed by Annabel Bolton, The Divide is a satirical love story set 100 years in the future following a devastating plague.
The Divide runs at the King's Theatre, Edinburgh until 20 August, and at the Old Vic from 30 January to 10 February 2018.
Taking a break
SM: "The cheeky ladies in rehearsals."
Time for some notes
SM: "The men in the show doing some final checks."
A little creepy
SM: "Guess the faceless woman."
Compulsory mirror selfie
SM: "My beautiful dresser Rhona, giving me kids' hair."
A Scotch Bonnet?
SM: "The girls with the bonnets."
SM: "Quick change room madness."
Arty side of the stage shot
SM: "In the wings."
I spy a kilt!
SM: "Ready for the curtain call. Finally in colour."
Group selfie time
SM: "End of part two. Best company ever."