Wednesday 5th & Thursday 6th June 2019
The West Hall, Alexandra Palace, London
The ABTT Theatre Show is an exhibition where between 100 and 150 suppliers relating to live performance technology engage with those responsible for delivery in the world of theatre, events, festivals, sport, film and TV. A range of peripheral activities are presented to support the exhibition, which is a well established annual networking opportunity for the technical community.
We are delighted to announce that The ABTT Theatre Show has finally found an opportunity to present the end product – a show in itself. The Alexandra Palace Theatre is now fully refurbished and is a working theatre. The ABTT Theatre Show will be presenting David William Bryan in his highly acclaimed one man show ‘In Loyal Company’ on Wednesday 5th June.
In Loyal Company is the incredible true story of missing World War II soldier and prisoner of war Arthur Robinson, written and performed by his great-nephew, David William Bryan.
May 1941. Hitler’s bombs rain on Liverpool. Local packer, Arthur Robinson, joins up becoming a private in the 18th reconnaissance division. Deployed to Singapore, his ship is destroyed by Japanese dive bombers on arrival. Arthur is declared missing. This extraordinary true story of survival is a tour-de-force war epic.
We went to see this show at The Vault Festival underneath the arches of Waterloo Station in January. The show runs for one hour and is a classy piece of theatre. Excellent dramatic storytelling on the highest level. The audience gets drawn in and stays transfixed for the duration. It’s very clever. It’s theatrical in the truest sense of what theatre is all about. It’s back to basics with sound and lights as they used to be!
Make a full day of your visit on Wednesday 5th June. Visit the Theatre Show, have your supper in the bar by the Palm Court and then move on to the theatre.
Outboard and Sound Technology: Immersive Audio with TiMax and JBL VTX A8 Out Board will present an exhilarating sampler of TiMax immersive audio soundscapes along with panoramic and 3D spatialised music playback, using a multi-channel immersive sound system of JBL’s...read more
Alexandra Palce Theatre. Wednesday 5th June 14:30 (Exhibition registration required to attend this meeting) A presentation of how L-Acoustics worked alongside integrator, HD Pro Audio, to design and install the Alexandra Palace Theatre Sound System. Including...read more
Thursday 6th June 14.30pm Alexandra Palace Roman Bar (Exhibition registration required to attend this meeting) As cultural organisations begin to declare a climate emergency, what actions can we as technical solution providers to the live production industry do to...read more
Meeting: 15:30 5th June. Alexandra Palace Roman Bar (Exhibition registration required to attend this meeting) This follows a very positive meeting in April when the ergonomics, DSE compliance, and fitness for purpose of many current prompt desks and prompt corner...read more
It's always good to welcome a new face at the ABTT Theatre Show - especially for the world of costume Attle Costumiers Ltd As a company, Attle Costumiers was established in 2009. In 2014 they purchased the entire stock of the costume hire company ‘Wear Wimbledon’,...read more
The Alexandra Theatre redevelopment has just won two awards from The Royal Institute of British Architects. RIBA London Award 2019 and RIBA London Conservation Award 2019. Read more on the RIBA...read more
The ABTT Theatre Show works closely with Curtain Call to deliver networking opportunities.
Curtain Call is a network created BY theatre professionals FOR theatre professionals. We connect you, the theatre professional, with a network that showcases everyone involved in theatre. Individuals and companies can create and manage profiles, connect and collaborate with others. Find out more….