About ‘UnTied Productions'
UnTied Productions is an independent theatre company founded by Actor Esme Lonsdale and Writer Eddie Palmer. This is Eddie Palmer's debut play. Both Esme and Eddie were looking for a creative outlet with a desire to produce plays which focuses' on extraordinary dilemmas in ordinary lives.
Eddie's skill lies in quick-witted comical dialogue amongst a farcical drama.Esme Lonsdale has been involved in numerous productions as an actress, and aims to use her experience in shaping what kind of production company she would like to act in. Together, they work on each others skill sets to hopefully produce this brilliant, touching comedy drama ,'Out of Step' exploring themes such as generational differences, family dynamics and isolations within groups.
Esme is with Tavistock Wood agency after completing a years course at RADA. She has also been involved in several productions at the University of Exeter whilst completing her degree in Philosophy. She is currently training at the Actors Temple.
Eddie Palmer studied at the University of Edinburgh, and since then has worked on several screenplays, and even assisted on 'The Crown' with the writing team.
Our debut Production, ‘Out of Step':
As UnTied Productions is independent our funding depends on donations from the public, and their faith in our vision. We would love it if you could spare any money to help us!
Out of Step is about a dysfunctional stepfamily, who are saying goodbye to their family home . It is a touching comedy exploring nostalgia and rivalry, with a shocking plot twist. It is guaranteed to bring joy and laughter to the audience. The character arks are strong for all 7 characters, and each family member is relatable. The play features some unpredictable plot twists. We hope that you can support us to help make this happen!
Hamish Clayton will be directing out of step. Hamish has recently graduated from Mountview in Directing. He has worked on several productions since, and is currently shadow at the RSC. We are thrilled to have him on board.
After auditioning over 100 applicants, we are thrilled with our exceptional cast. Our cast includes graduates from RADA, East 15 and Mountview.
Johnathon: Brian Marks
Julia: Louise Tozer
Georgia: Esme Lonsdale
Luke: Kit Lloyd
Edward: Eoin Mckenna
Louise: Xenia Klein
Jenny: Georgina Armfield
The Drayton Arms:
We have booked at 5 night run at the Drayton Arms in central London. We will be performing from the 29th of JAN to the 2nd of Feb 2019. There are fifty one seats to fill for each performance, so word of mouth and advertising is going to be key for us! Your money could help us ensure that we can get as many people as possible to see the show and make it as professional as possible.
UnTied Productions will act as a also great platform to young actors in showcasing their talent. We will invite many reviewers, agents and casting directors to the show, well in advance.
Further than that, we believe that this play contains an important message for it’s audience.
We have worked tirelessly already to make this a seamless process, so far! We just need some help from those who are willing to support the arts!
What your money will go towards.
Your money will help us pay for the venue, the rehearsal studios, marketing, technicians and props and set etc. Once this has been covered it means we will be able to pay our actors on top of our profit share if we break even.