Stepping Out: Talking with Will Cooper, Grin Associate Writer

A new play from Grin Theatre, Stepping Out, is coming to 81 Renshaw on 23-24 January. We sat down with playwright (and Grin Associate Writer) Will Cooper to find out how he is bringing dysfunctional step-siblings Kevin and Toby to the stage.

What’s the play about, in a nutshell?

It’s about stepbrothers-to-be Kevin – quiet, devout and struggling to find his feet in life – and Toby – loud, proud and as heathen as they come. When they find themselves locked in the church together on the morning of their parents’ wedding, secrets begin to emerge…

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New Year, New Home

After some huge successes last year, Grin is getting even bigger for 2017! With a new venue, new faces, new opportunities and new plays on the horizon, things are moving fast.

New Venue

At the start of this year, we moved into our new permanent home. HUS on Tithebarn Street is one of the city’s newest bars and the latest offering from the minds behind The Baltic Social. In addition to its excellent bar and restaurant, HUS provides an brilliant performance space that’s perfect for Grin’s first permanent home. Its position right in the centre of Liverpool (and next to … Continue reading...