Unrestricted View

Unrestricted View was set up in 1997 by Felicity & James Wren in order to produce exciting and innovative new theatre, comedy & film. In 1999 UV became the resident company at The Hen & Chickens Theatre and remains so to this day. UV was also resident company at Lowdown at The Albany on Great Portland Street 2003-2011 and The Vandella in Shepherds Bush in 2012.

Productions (including co-productions) include:

Seepage by James Wren        Etcetera Theatre       1997            Theatre

Tomorrow Never Knows by Dean Collinson   Hen & Chickens Theatre   1999   Theatre

Broken Journey By Glyn Maxwell        Hen & Chickens Theatre   1999         Theatre

Shame by James Wren        Hen & Chickens Theatre  1999       Theatre

Cinderella by James Wren         Hen & Chickens Theatre  2000     Theatre

The Lifeblood by Glyn Maxwell     Hen & Chickens Theatre  2001    Theatre

It’s Christmas Carol! By Chris Howard      Hen & Chickens Theatre    2001   Theatre

The Guerilla Theatre Experiment    Hen & Chickens Theatre   2002-4    Theatre

Hippo Roundabout     Hen & Chickens Theatre     2003    Comedy

Spank!   Lowdown at The Albany  2004-11  Comedy

Greedy       Hen & Chickens Theatre, Brighton Festival, Edinburgh Festival,Workshop Theater New York  2004-8     Comedy

The Forever Waltz by Glyn Maxwell   Hen & Chickens Theatre, Edinburgh Festival, Workshop Theater New York 2005   Theatre

Never Smile/The Big Nil by Ken Javie/Tim Harris    Hen & Chickens Theatre   2006

Greedy      Taster Pilot    2007    Comedy/Film

Umbrage Swain by Alan Freestone & James Wren   Hen & Chickens Theatre/Edinburgh Festival    2007-14     Comedy/Theatre

Feeling Greedy    Lowdown at The Albany   2008   Comedy

The Trap     FMW FILMS    2011       Film

One Hand Applauding Festival   Hen & Chickens Theatre   2012-14    Theatre

A Doll’s House by Si Spencer    Hen & Chickens Theatre   2013  Theatre

A May’s Plays Festival   Hen & Chickens Theatre   2014    Theatre

A Doll’s House/Ghosts by Si Spencer   Hen & Chickens Theatre   2014   Theatre

Get it Seen Festival!   Hen & Chickens Theatre   2014    Film

Summer Shorts   Hen & Chickens Theatre   2014    Theatre

Acts of Redemption Hen & Chickens Theatre 2015   Theatre

Unrestricted View Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre 2016  Film

Unrestricted View Horror Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre 2016  Film

Unrestricted View Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre 2017  Film

Unrestricted View Horror Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre 2017  Film

Unrestricted View Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre/Screen on the Green/Vintage Mobile Cinema 2018  Film

Stupid Cupid  Hen & Chickens/Brighton Fringe/Edinburgh Fringe  2018  Theatre

Unrestricted View Horror Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre 2018  Film

The Haunting of 47   Hen & Chickens Theatre  2019  Theatre

Unrestricted View Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre/Screen on the Green/Vue 2019  Film

Unrestricted View Horror Film Festival  Hen & Chickens Theatre 2019  Film

One From the Heart  Hen & Chickens Theatre 2019/2020  Theatre

Unrestricted View Film Festival (Online Event) 2020

Unrestricted View are:

Felicity Wren  154266_10150352647055724_4793464_n(Co-Artistic Director)

Felicity trained as an actress at Bretton Hall & Mountview Academy.

Felicity is an award winning actress who has worked extensively in Theatre, TV and Film.

As well as being Co-Artistic Director of The Hen & Chickens Theatre she is also the Director of Development at the International Screenwriters Association.

366James Wren (Co-Artistic Director)

James Trained as an actor at Mountview Academy

James is an award winning actor, writer and producer.

As well as writing and directing shows at The Hen & Chickens, James is also Festival Director for the Unrestricted View Film Festivals.

Mark-Lyminster-1Mark Lyminster (Theatre Manager)

Mark trained as an actor at Mountview Academy

Mark is an award winning actor.

Along side his work at The Hen & Chickens, mark is also Festival Director of Rainbow Umbrella Film Festival.