MATE Studio smash their first show!

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“Reason and Ryan wring every last drop from the drama, and leave barely a dry eye in the house.”

MATE Studio smashed their first production in November 2014 with their emotive interpretation of this Jim Cartwright comedy classic Upstairs in the Pilgrim Pub. Liverpool actors Jake Ryan and Rachael Reason played the sparring Landlord and Landlady of a Northern pub. Over the course of one evening they embodied the characters of 12 of their pub regulars. Hilariously funny, savagely sad, wistful, surprising and magical….

“The clever stage direction makes for a revolving door of weird and wonderful characters”

Check out this cracking review by Vicky Anderson: