Angela Comes to Oxford

In an effort to escape her violent family, Angela comes to Oxford. Etteridge, delighted, but rather surprised gives her a job as his assistant. 

Put your headphones on for this dramatic story & exceptional orchestration, that will whisk you away somewhere else entirely

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The Portal contains strong language, references to drugs and alcohol.

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The Portal was written by Martin Green, directed by Wils Wilson with Dramaturgy from David Greig.

Recorded by Louis Blatherwick, Sound Design by Martin Green with thanks to Eloise Whitmore. Mixed by Calum Malcolm and Cameron Malcolm. 

Original music by Martin Green. 

The musicians were Martin Green, Yasaman Najmeddin, Radie Peat, James Holden, Brìghde Chaimbeul, Kate Young and Adrian Utley

Executive Producer & Script Editor was Polly Thomas. 

Produced by Martin Atkinson for Lepus Productions.


MG: Martin Green

Dylan Read: Etteridge, Jim

Alison Peebles: Angela (Older), Angela’s Mum, Lady Henthorne

Anna Russell Martin: Angela (Younger)

Adam McNamara: Freddy Taft, Peter, Angela’s Dad

Owen Whitelaw: Hotelier, TV Presenter, Acid Academic

Amanda Wilkin: Mary, Becca, Traffic Warden

Jessica Hardwick: Heather

Nadia Albina: Jill, Acid Academic

Tam Dean Burn: Piper

The Portal was commissioned and presented with Edinburgh International Festival, Southbank Centre, Oxford Contemporary Music, National Theatre of Scotland, Shetland Arts, The North Wall, Bristol Music Trust, MacArts Galashiels and funded by Creative Scotland. 

Produced by Lepus Productions, in collaboration with Naked Productions

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