The first performance of Stella Europa was given on April 21St 2015 at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, London. The cast, in alphabetical order, was as follows: Jack Cameron - Ally Erskine / Lambros Fountoulis / Ted Barnes; Euan Forsyth - Robertson /Jimmy Kerridge; Steven Maddocks - Henry Anscombe; Isabelle Clara Mason - Laura Anscombe / Kristina Winberg lAngela Clissold; Laura Reeves - Beatrice Tremain / Tatiana / Amelia; Justin Stahley - Geert Wilders / John Dove / Jack Adams; Denise Stephenson - Marine Le Pen / Lady Mary Herbert / Celia Winstanley; Chris David Storer - Nicholas Formio; Anna Whitelock - Stella Herbert; Directed by Nathan Markiewicz; Executive Producer - Ian Grant; Associate Director - George Siena; Stage Manager - Zoe Clarke; Marketing copy and design - Steven Maddocks; Social media marketing - LittleGoId Online; Photography - David Sprecher; Stella Europa was produced by Creative Structure Ltd in association with Infinite Space Theatre.
Ian Grant is a publisher, theatre producer, actor and writer. In the theatre, recent productions include Macbeth (Cockpit Theatre, London) and Stella Europa (Hen & Chickens Theatre, London). Recent writing includes After the Ball, (Tower Theatre playwriting competition 2014 shortlist). Acting appearances include Largo Desolato (Theatro Technis), The Taming of the Shrew (Theatro Technis and Jardin du Shakespeare, Paris), Macbeth (Cockpit Theatre) and Hamlet (Little Wood and Bridewell Theatre). Ian Grant is Chairman of Inpress Books, an Arts Council NPO organisation that supports independent literary publishing companies. He was previously on the boards of Encyclopaedia Britannica, Two-Can Publishing and Dorling Kindersley.
'A really well written and constructed piece' Barry Bowen, Chairman, Harlow Theatre Company.