TOM O'BRIEN

THEATRE DIRECTOR

Resident Director

MISS SAIGON

UK Tour

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NEWS...

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THE WEDDING SINGER was performed at The Lowry and received some wonderful reviews:

 

4 STARS - WhatsOnStage

4 STARS - The Public Reviews

4 STARS - Manchester Evening News

 

View images from this production HERE>>

 

OUR FRIENDS, THE ENEMY has completed its year long UK Tour and was performed in Belgium for The Premier League as part of their centenary events.

 

More information and reviews can be found HERE>>

"Tom O’Brien’s production is pacy and beautifully acted. An insightful and not disquieting look at mental illness...impressive and compassionate" ****

THE STAGE

THE DOGS OF WAR

Tom is currently directing REMOTE for the NT Connections Festival at Theatre Royal Plymouth for youth company Kidz R Us.

 

More details about this project can be found HERE>>

Tom will be directing the world premiere of THE DOGS OF WAR by Tim Foley at the Old Red Lion 26 May - 20 June.

 

For more information, please go to the ORL website.

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The reviews are in for THE DOGS OF WAR.

"Foley gives us wry humour, sharp dialogue and empathy...supported by confident direction from Tom O’Brien...the narrative tantalises and grips right to the end" - Evening Standard

***** - Remotegoat   ***** - Grumpy Gay Critic

**** - The Stage   **** - West End Wilma

**** - Entertainment Focus    **** - LDN Card

**** - Downstage Centre   **** - Ginger Hibiscus

STAGE

PICK OF THE WEEK IN THE STAGE

Read full article HERE

 

THREE OFF WEST END AWARD NOMINATIONS

More information HERE

 

Tim Foley WINS Off-WestEnd Award!

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OUR FRIENDS THE ENEMY goes to NEW YORK

 

This critically acclaimed production will transfer to Theatre Row, 42nd Street for a two week run this December. More information and details of how to book tickets can be found here:

www.ourfriendstheenemy.com

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OUR FRIENDS THE ENEMY was a huge hit in NEW YORK CITY

 

This one-man play took NYC by storm this Christmas with huge crtitical acclaim!

 

"Director Tom O’Brien’s efforts are an exemplary work of stagecraft." - Theatre Scene - Full Review HERE

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FABRIC by Abi Zakarian has set out on a UK Tour - The Marlowe Theatre Canterbury, Mercury Colchester, New Wimbledon Studio amongst others - more info: www.fabrictheplay.com

 

Reviews so far include:

A raw and honest production" ***** 

- London Theatre1

"A stunningly good play...a spotless performance" ****

- Everything Theatre

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Tom is directing FOILED a new site-specific comedy in a hairdressers written by Beth Granville and David Charles. It stars Stephanie Siadatan and Dominic Morgan and will preview in London prior to an Edinburgh Festival run

5-29 August.

 

More info: www.weareduckspeak.com

 

 

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FABRIC has been awarded The Scotsman FRINGE FIRST AWARD. Lyn Gardner picked FABRIC as a TOP SHOW TO SEE at the festival and the production sold out at Underbelly which is great news to share.

More reviews: www.fabrictheplay.com

 

FOILED performed on BBC Radio 2, received 5 Stars from The Stage and sold out throughout

the run!

 

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Tom is currently Resident Director of the smash hit West End production HALF A SIXPENCE.

 

More information on the website HERE

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Tom has been announced as the Resident Director for the International tour of Cameron Mackintosh's MISS SAIGON opening at the Leicester Curve.

The show will tour to Birmingham, Dublin, Cardiff, Manchester amongst others.

 

Tickets: HERE

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