Maverick Theatre Company

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Maverick Theatre Company was launched in 1994 by the Lord Mayor of Birmingham and founded by Robb Williams, local musician and Nick Hennegan,[1] radio presenter with BRMB Radio. The company aimed to demystify theatre by presenting contemporary classics in informal spaces, mainly pubs.[2] The company grew from a production in Birmingham and at the Edinburgh Festival, including Henry V - Lion of England, Nick Hennegan's one-person version of Shakespeare's classic. Maverick began working in London and launched the London Literary Pub Crawl in 2012.[3]


  1. ^ "A Maverick by any other name ..." Birmingham Evening Mail. 29 September 2000. Retrieved 2009-01-02.
  2. ^ "Jan Pick at the Billesley Pub, Birmingham". Plays and Players. 1994. p. 55. Retrieved 2009-01-02.
  3. ^ Rustin, Susanna (7 August 2012). "Walking tour of London's literary pubs". The Guardian. Retrieved 9 August 2017.

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