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Jonathan Lloyd 2 June 2015 George Cadbury Hall, University of Birmingham Director/Designer: Robert F. Ball Cast: Rebecca Greenhalgh, Phil Hemming, Edward Loboda, Peter M. Smith

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The Lasting Sense Of Sudden

Jonathan Lloyd On tour December 2014 “one of those plays that everyone—regardless of sexual orientation, race, culture or beliefs—should see. I have seen many plays over the years, but little have moved me like this one” Vada Magazine “the play is powerfully written, brilliantly acted and takes a good long look at what is often…

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The Importance Of Being Earnest

Oscar Wilde 13-25 August 2014 Fred’s Shed, Stratford upon Avon “…it can be a tight-rope walk to get it right. Fred Theatre company did” Stratford Upon Avon Herald Director/Designer: Robert F. Ball Cast: Hadley Brown, John Cattell, Sarah Gordon, Rebecca Greenhalgh, Robert Lane, James Parsons, Taryn Taylor

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The Mandrake Root

Robert F. Ball & Jonathan Lloyd (after Machiavelli) 31 July-10 August 2014 Fred’s Shed, Stratford upon Avon “… superbly entertaining by presenting a thought-provoking, sharp reading of contemporary political events” Stratford Upon Avon Herald Director/Designer: Robert F. Ball Cast: Nathan Blyth, Emily Buckler, John Cattell, Maura Judges, Robert Lane, Louis Osborne, Peter M. Smith, Taryn Taylor

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The Diary Of A Nobody

Jonathan Lloyd (after George and Weedon Grossmith) On tour January-February 2014 Director/Designer: Robert F. Ball Cast: Lee Davies, Sarah Gordon, Elizabeth Lloyd Raynes, James Parsons, Mark Spriggs Original music: Jennywentaway

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The Lasting Sense of Sudden

Jonathan Lloyd 13-18 May 2013 Powerscourt Townhouse Theatre At the 10th International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival “The vast range of experiences – from heart-warming to heart-breaking – allow the actors to push their boundaries.” eilie.ie “A brave and (in every sense) revealing performance” **** onestoparts.com Director/Designer: Robert F. Ball Cast: Darren Haywood, Neil Jackson, Mollie Fyfe-Taylor, Peter…

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Generations

a double-bill of one-act plays for SHOUT 2013 6-9 March 2013 The Custard Factory Theatre “Clever editing and the inspired direction of Robert Ball made these deeply personal stories moving, immediate, believable, and infinitely human over and over again.” Lichfield Online Director/Designer: Robert F. Ball Thinking Straight Laurence Collinson Cast: Daniel Everitt-Lock, Mollie Fyfe-Taylor, James…

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The Merchant Of Venice

William Shakespeare 8-12 October 2012 @AEHarris “Awesome performance tonight… go see” “Fantastic production of Merchant of Venice… if you get a chance to see it… we thoroughly recommend it” Director/Designer: Robert F. Ball Assistant to the director: Jonathan Lloyd Cast: Stefan Davis, Hal Geller, David Hill, Danny Hoxton, Anneka Johnson, Hannah Parker, James Parsons, Michael…

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Robert F Ball, Artistic Director

Robert is the founder and first artistic director of FRED. After a first career in marketing and communications, Robert recently returned to full-time education. He has completed an M.A. in Shakespeare and Theatre at the Shakespeare Institute, and in 2012 finished studying and researching for an M.Phil. in directing and dramaturgy at the University of…

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