A Well Remembered Voice – cast

As A Well Remembered Voice goes into rehearsal for our forthcoming October tour, we are delighted to announce the cast. Anne Marie-Piazza, who last worked with Io Theatre Company in A Christmas Carol and Dickens’ Ghosts, returns to the production as Mrs Don, and is joined by Brendam Weakliam as Mr Don, Peter Mulligan as their son Jack and Wendy Carr as Laura.


Local children needed for A Christmas Carol!


Io Theatre Company are inviting children local to the Cheltenham Playhouse to be a part of their Christmas production of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol! 


On 25th October, auditions will be taking place for three groups of children between 6 and 14 years old in the roles of the Cratchit children, the family of Scrooge’s poor clerk, Bob Cratchit. The children will be licensed to perform and supervised by licensed chaperones during the performances.


Anyone available for the dates of the production (16th to 31st December 2014 including some daytime performances) and interested in auditioning should contact the Associate Director, Andy Holloway, at andy@iotheatrecompany.co.uk.

Casting news

Barrie cast
We’re delighted to announce the cast for our forthcoming production of J. M. Barrie’s A Well Remembered Voice. Iestyn Arwell, who played Alun in the 2012 Ovalhouse run of The Snow Spider, returns to Io Theatre Company along with Anne-Marie Piazza, who played Nain in both runs of the same show. David Broughton Davies has been cast in the role of Mr Don, a man confronting his past and future as he comes to terms with the loss of his son through a supernatural encounter, and the ensemble is completed by Sarah Vezmar.

We are also pleased to be working again with designer Florence Hazard and lighting designer Sherry Coenen, both of whom have worked on The Snow Spider.