Tales Retold

Tales Retold

Tales Retold produce award nominated theatre, film and television. They explore classic tales in innovative ways to retell stories using modern parallels and propose an alternative narrative to things that are … a fresh approach

Productions have included :


In 2016 Tales Retold in conjunction with Funky Sputnik Productions produced Cold Callers written by John Triggs :

Charlotte moves to Leeds and starts working at a call centre called St John’s Energy and meets some very interesting characters who challenge her perceptions.

‘I want to see more ! This is hilarious and just hope they can make more so that we can really get to know all the characters!’ – Amazon Prime- Cold Callers

‘Dry and Witty. Hilarious and original. Would make a brilliant series.’ – Amazon Prime- Cold Callers


(Voted best fringe show of 2016)

An all female production of Antigone at the Hope Theatre in Islington and adapted by Brendan Murray was voted as one of the top shows of 2016 by London Pub Theatres.

‘Lively and futuristic all-female take on an ancient classic’ – The Stage

‘The adaptation by Brendan Murray is taut & beautifully rendered’ – London Pub Theatres

It thoroughly intrigued me from start to finish’ – There Ought to be Clowns

‘For audience members out for an evening’s intense drama, nothing could be more rewarding’ – British Theatre Guide