16 November 2019
Legacy Tapes

The Legacy Tapes: David Eldridge

By Rebecca Atkinson-Lord

“I’ve always known that it’s a bad idea… to do things just to earn money” – Playwright David Eldridge discusses his schooldays, class, and theatre’s power to change people in the latest edition of Rebecca Atkinson-Lord’s podcast series The Legacy Tapes.

3 June 2019

The Legacy Tapes: Rupert Goold

By Rebecca Atkinson-Lord

“There’s so much fixation on how the pie is split.” In this interview with Rebecca Atkinson-Lord, Rupert Goold, artistic director of the Almeida, talks about privilege, the avant garde, and reaching beyond the Ottolenghi stereotypes.

19 May 2016

Theatre 2016: From underneath the pros arch

By Rebecca Atkinson-Lord

Rebecca Atkinson-Lord was among the speakers at Theatre 2016. Here, she explains why the weirdness of the conference’s format, and location in the old school commercial West End, made it “one of the best arguments for robust arts funding that I’ve seen in a really long time.”