Hard Graft Theatre Company

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Hard Graft is writer and theatre maker Mark Whiteley. He wrote, produced and directed his first play in 1999 at the Nottingham Playhouse and when asked what the company was called he came up with the name Hard Graft Theatre Company. The company is small and responsive and there is no formal structure other than Mark generally oversees everything.
Hard Graft works with a number of associates and collaborators to produce the writing, people like designer Celia Perkins, Directors Keith Hukin and David Crowley or actor/writer Daniel Hoffmann-Gill.


Connected mandy members:

Amy Drake
Actor
2019, Babushka, Babushka/Grisha
2019, Babushka, Alexei
2018, The Jungle Book, Mowgli/Kaa
2017, The Jungle Book, Baloo / Uncle Bob
Tour
2016, The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio, Pinocchio
Oldham Library & tour
Keiran Meadowcroft
Lighting Technician
2016, Red Riding Hood, Stage Manager, Production Lighting and Sound.
Oldham Library/ Uppermill Civic Hall
Matt Blackmore
Lighting Technician
2016, Pinochio, Production Manager
Oldham Library
Keiran Meadowcroft
Lighting Technician
2015, The Christmas Elves and the Shoemaker, Stage Manager, Production Lighting and Sound.
Oldham Library/ Uppermill Civic Hall
Alex Phelps
Actor
2015, Little Red Riding Hood, Mr Barker, The Wolf
Ben Bland
Actor
2015, Grass, Caz
Oldham Mumps
Keiran Meadowcroft
Lighting Technician
2015, Grass, Stage Manager and Production Lighting
Site specific, former hairdressers, Oldham
Keiran Meadowcroft
Lighting Technician
2014, Thick as Thieves, Stage Manager, Production Lighting and Sound.
ReTale, Oldham (Site specific, former pram shop)
2013, I Love..., Joyce
2013, I Love..., Joyce
Rick Bithell
Actor
2013, Babushka, Alexei
Oldham Library Theatre
Simone Lewis
Actor
2012, Pinocchio, Pinocchio/puppeteer
Uppermill Civic Hall
Sam Connolly
Actor
2010, Red Ridding Hood, Wilf the Wolf/Mrs Wythemshawe?tony the Rat
Jill Myers
Actor
2010, Knife Edge, Jane Shelton

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Alternative Company Names

Hard Graft Theatre