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November 12, 2019

Creator, Lewis Charlesworth, rounds off a productive year with his latest live comedy project MIDDLEMEN. 

Two lads, different paths, trying to understand this stupid bloody world. Middlemen is an intimate, silly, provocative, timely, episodic story about current affairs seen through the eyes of normal men. Watch their debate evolve, along with their relationship.

In development stage, currently due to make appearances in the North West. Monologue Mondays (Dec 2), Viaduct Theatre (Nov 28) and HOME CINEMA/THEATRE (Nov 29).

Starring Jon Massey and Lewis Charlesworth.


August 31, 2019

The Greek was a roaring success. Performing to crowds at The Met (Bury) and The Kings Arms (GMFringe) in Summer 2019, it was hailed as 'refreshing' 'hopeful' 'funny' and its writer 'a very talented writer'.

Also receiving a nomination at the Greater Manchester Fringe 2019 for Best Drama. That's now 2 years in a row! Following Cheaters nomination in 2018 for Best Comedy Play.

Click button for our most in depth review. 


March 05, 2019

The Greek - a tender comedy drama about both sides of a divided country.  Yes, it's my most personal play yet. But don't worry, there's something in it for everyone. It's a cross generational, funny, lively, timely provocative love letter to Britain in troubled times. 

Starring Betty Webster, Peter Slater and Lewis Charlesworth.

The Met theatre Bury - June 13, 20, 27. Tickets available now.

New writing comes to Charity Theatre night this Christmas

November 06, 2018

I have a new short piece 'Belief in Christmas' coming to a variety theatre show raising money for cancer research. Tickets available now. Part of the show "Fight Like a Girl".

The piece depicts a disillusioned Santa who has a midnight encounter with a cynical young father. Dark, funny and uplifting. Starring acting titans Jon Massey, John Jones and Kathryn Stirton.  Kings Arms, Manchester 20,21,22 December. 7.30pm.

Menage a Fail - New writing

October 29, 2018

"The aftermath of a failed sub-urban orgy" - Menage a Fail, a new short play by Lewis Charlesworth comes to Manchester ADP. 

My first go at ADP was a delightful one, the piece went down very well - with much encouragement to develop into a series. Amazing experience seeing great actors and director interpret the script. 

NEW WRITING: Lewis Charlesworth brings new short play to scratch nights

September 01, 2018

New writing coming to the amazing and beautiful Dukes Theatre in Lancaster and Hope Mill Theatre in Manchester. 

A Quiet Drink. Starring Jon Massey and Jim Harkness. Two recent grads from the ICAT drama school. 

"A Quiet Drink is an episodic tragi-comic tale of men and their...feelings. A new comedy-drama short by the writer/director of Cheaters. 

Cannot wait to bring this new tender alpha male tale to these great nights of new northern writing. Very proud of it and excited to see it with an audience. Let's see where it available from Home Page.

What a year!!! No better way to cap off our GMFringe run than with a sell out shows, numerous 4 star reviews and now a nomination for Best Comedy Play. A big thanks to absolutely every talented cast member and person who made it all possible: Lewis Charlesworth, Danni Swidrak, Dan Sheader, Lauren Dickenson, Paul Fraser Smith, Rosie Phillips, Kate McCabe, Janet Lilley, Kathryn Stirton, Corin Silva and Yvette Freeman.  

What a start!! Here's to the future of Cheaters. Stay tuned, while I try to find some funding!!

First reviews coming in for GMFringe - 4 stars!!

July 02, 2018

After our first preview show at the 2018 Greater Manchester Fringe festival we have had 2 very positive 4 star reviews. 

Check them out on our review page!!

Announcement!!! New Play: Cheaters - A Play About Infidelity

March 14, 2018

Brand new for 2018, we release a 1 act farce - Cheaters: A Play about infidelity.  

"One sordid evening, non-bachelors Kevin and Dave bring two married ladies back to their house for an evening of pre-meditated adultery. But very quickly things do not go according to plan…"

It’s a frantic, silly and raunchy take on marriage, monogamy, and infidelity.

In addition to writer Lewis Charlesworth, the show will star some of best up and coming acting talent from the North West: Danni Swidrak, Lauren Dickenson, Dan Sheader, Paul Fraser-Smith, Rosie Phillips, local comic Kate McCabe, Janet Lilley and Kathryn Stirton.


10, 17, 24 May (Bury MET)

1, 8, 22 July (Kings Arms Theatre - Manc)

7 July Rotunda Theatre, Buxton.

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