Interview: Director Benji Sperring on the European premiere of Yeast Nation

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Benji Sperring is directing the European premiere of Yeast Nation at the Southwark Playhouse. From the writers of Urinetown – Greg Kotis & Mark Hollmann – Yeast Nation is described as a “bonkers” musical about a colony of yeast 3.5 billion years ago. 

Benji joined West End Frame Editor, Andrew Tomlins, for a bonus episode of The West End Frame Show. Click below to listen, you can hear the conversation at 27:58.


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Some of Benji’s directing credits include How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (Wilton’s), Shock Treatment (King’s Head) and Toxic Avenger (Arts Theatre).

Yeast Nation runs at the Southwark Playhouse until 27th August. Visit for info and tickets. 

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