Rapture Theatre Company

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Rapture Theatre
Drama Rapture was established in 2000 by Artistic Director Michael Emans. He had recently graduated with a Ba Hons from Rose Bruford College in Directing for Theatre

The name of the theatre company was taken from the play “The Secret Rapture”, which focuses on moments of enlightenment, and heightened states of awareness.



Rapture has in the past toured productions to St.Andrews, The Highlands, and Dundee across the Central belt, down to the Borders and across to Mull. Rapture has also played at Glasgow venues such as The Arches, The Tramway, The Tron and The Citizens Theatre.

Previously the company premiered work in Scotland by Arthur Miller, David Mamet, Sam Shepard, Joe Penhall and Steve Thompson.

Rapture’s recent touring productions include “Frankie and Johnny”, “Proof”, “Misery” and "Blue/Orange", "The Collection" and "Frozen.

Michael Emans has previously worked at the Royal Lyceum in Edinburgh with actors such as Brian Cox and Eileen McCallum and acclaimed Scottish writers such as John Byrne and Des Dillon


Connected mandy members:

Becca Mitchell
Becca Mitchell
Assistant Stage Manager
2019, The Red Lion, DSM
Tour
Becca Mitchell
Becca Mitchell
Assistant Stage Manager
2019, Rapture Bites, DSM
Tour
Bryan Gallagher
Bryan Gallagher
Deputy Stage Manager
2019, Clybourne Park, Deputy Stage Manager
Scottish Tour
Janet Coulson
2019, A Kind of Alaska by Harold Pinter, Pauline
Touring
Kazeem Tosin Amore
2017, A Streetcar Named Disire, Mitch
Scottish Tour
Iain Urquhart
Iain Urquhart
Technical Manager
2016, Democracy, TSM Relights/sound/video/props!
Tour
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Stage Manager
2016, Democracy, Production Manager / Cast
Venues across Scotland
Ari Liakeas
Ari Liakeas
Costume Maker
2015, The Last Yankee, Costume Maker
Christine Piper
Christine Piper
Production Manager
2015, The Last Yankee, Production Manager
Tour Scotland
Elizabeth Howarth
Elizabeth Howarth
Assistant Stage Manager
2015, The Last Yankee, DSM
Tour
Iain Urquhart
Iain Urquhart
Technical Manager
2015, Dorothy Paul, Technical Manager/LX and Sound
Kings Theatre Glasgow
Iain Urquhart
Iain Urquhart
Technical Manager
2015, All My Sons/Last Yankee, TSM Relights and Sound
Tour
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Stage Manager
2015, All My Sons / Last Yankee, Actor / Stage Manager
Touring Scotland (Various)
Gregor Selkirk
Gregor Selkirk
Child Actor
2015, All My Sons, Bert
Scottish Tour
Ari Liakeas
Ari Liakeas
Costume Maker
2015, All My Sons, Wardrobe Assistant
Christine Piper
Christine Piper
Production Manager
2015, All My Sons, Production Manager
Tour Scotland
Jessica Daisy Ward
Jessica Daisy Ward
Assistant Stage Manager
2014, Uncle Varrick, Stage Manager
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Stage Manager
2014, Uncle Varick, ASM / Actor
Touring Scotland (Various)
Scott McIntosh
Scott McIntosh
Scenic Artist
2014, Uncle Varick, Scenic Artist
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Steven Scott-Fitzgerald
Stage Manager
2014, Shang-a-lang, SM / Actor
Touring Scotland (Various)

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