Exclusive access to backstage features and footage that tell the stories behind the shows.
Curtain Call: A Year Backstage in London Theatre is the first photography book by photographer Matt Humphrey and actor/director John Schwab featuring an extraordinary collection of fly-on-the-wall backstage photography from London theatre productions in 2015/16. In addition to exclusive backstage photography, the book also includes a foreword by renowned actor David Suchet, insightful chats with cast and crew, and extended interviews with leading industry figures. For theatre and photography enthusiasts alike, with spectacular aesthetics, and flashes of intimacy and humour, this is a book that should be judged by its cover.Order Now
John Schwab and Matt Humphrey were delighted to be joined by David Suchet, who wrote the foreword to Curtain Call, at a book signing at Hatchard's last week.
We recently went backstage at Trafalgar Studios to meet the cast of The Spoils, led by the play's Hollywood a-list author Jesse Eisenberg.
The Spoils, which centres on a privileged and neurotic young New Yorker, has rightly proved a hit with audiences and critics alike.
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We're delighted to announce that Curtain Call has been nominated for a British Book Design and Production Award.
The prestigious awards promote and acknowledge "innovative book design and expert craftsmanship". Curtain Call has been shortlisted in the Self Published category, alongside Bunker Research (Generation Press) and Sea Journal (Zart Books).
Winners are announced at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel in London on 10 November 2016.
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