Bright Phoenix

Fri 3 Oct to Sat 25 Oct 2014



Carl Au - Alan ‘Icarus’ Flynn

Carl Au

Alan ‘Icarus’ Flynn

Kieran Urquhart - Calumn Flynn

Kieran Urquhart

Calumn Flynn

Laura J Martin - Musician

Laura J Martin


Mark Rice-Oxley - Stephen Shakey

Mark Rice-Oxley

Stephen Shakey

Rhodri Meilir - Spike Smith

Rhodri Meilir

Spike Smith

Paul Duckworth - Lucas Firebright

Paul Duckworth

Lucas Firebright

Vidar Norheim - Musician

Vidar Norheim


Penny Layden - Lizzie Flynn

Penny Layden

Lizzie Flynn

Rhian Green - The Entire Population of Lime Street

Rhian Green

The Entire Population of Lime Street

Cathy Tyson - Elsie Barmaid

Cathy Tyson

Elsie Barmaid


Writer Jeff Young

Director Serdar Bilis

Composer Martin Heslop

Sound Designer Martin Heslop

Lighting Designer Chahine Yavroyan

Video Designer Louis Price

Movement Director Elinor Randle

Dramaturg Lindsay Rodden

Costume Supervisor Jacquie Davies

Casting Director Kay Magson CDG

Associate Lighting Designer Beky Stoddart

Assistant Director Joe Mellor (YEP, RTYDS Placement)

Assistant Director Cara Nolan (RADA)


Bright Phoenix

"punky portrait of Liverpool"
"a cascade of images, beautifully designed"
"a swaggering toast to the future of urban degeneration""
The Guardian

Bright Phoenix

“How do you fill a gigantic space like the new Liverpool Everyman? With dreams, hopes and boundless imagination”
“An hallucinogenic trip”
The Reviews Hub

Bright Phoenix

"at times crazily beautiful"
"trippy, dreamy, poetic"
"there is magic in the air"
Liverpool Echo

Bright Phoenix

"A class act"
"excellent humour"
"The cast were on absolute top form"
Liverpool Sound and Vision