Great two nights of performance for '6 into 60'...stay tuned, it will return! Thanks to all cast and crew especially Mark and to all who viewed x

Ben will be on Soho Radio with Nina Davis promoting '6 into 60' on Friday 20th at 9am! Tune in at:


Three more brilliant actors rehearsing 'Downstairs' by Ant Craven for '6 into 60'. Ant Craven Paul Vates Miranda Roszkowski

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Autonomy Theatre Company is with Lee Colley and 9 others.

Our fabulous cast for '6 into 60'!

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Vanessa Mayfield rehearsing 'Hypertension' for '6 into 60'.

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22nd & 23rd October 2017, 7.30pm. £8 (£6 concessions). Autonomy Theatre Company presents a brand new event showcasing the best new writers in London. Six short scripts in just sixty minutes!

Directed & Produced by Ben Kettner and Mark Lyminster

The six pieces are:


Five-One by Tommy Kearney
Political correctness to the extreme on the modern day football terraces.

Hypertension by Matt Morrison
A young girl spots a guy in a bar she thinks she knows which transports her into her past.

The Non-Parent Trap by Nina Davis and Anna Bliss Scully
A woman deliberates over the difficulty of society’s perception of not having a baby.

Drifting by Chris Mayo
Two siblings are reunited after three years to try and uncover the truth behind their troubled pasts.

Downstairs by Ant Craven
A couple’s insecurities about each other are exposed by the help of an unlikely intruder.

Kill me or Kiss me by Perdita Stott
A man returns home after being in service abroad and tries to rekindle the relationship with his long-suffering wife.

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Oct 22, 2017 - Oct 23, 2017
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Some photos from 'Boom' at The Bush Theatre last night, rehearsing and merriment afterwards.

What a fantastic night at 'Boom' at The Bush Theatre last night. Hope everyone enjoyed my play. 150 person sell out during a tube strike. Boom!!! X

Hi all.

Please come and watch my short play 'Industry Expert' in the 'Boom' Festival at the prestigious Bush Theatre next week - mine is on Tuesday 29th April, 7.30pm, tickets £8! The evening comprises a selection of 5 minute plays on the theme of 'Mad Love'. Would be great to see you there and to view my work in this fabulous venue. See you there! Ben x

If a pop song can break your heart in three and a half minutes. Imagine what can happen to you in five...? 40 plays in 2 days from exciting up and coming writers on the theme of ‘Mad Love’. Strap yourself in for a rollercoaster ride of passion, insanity, sexuality and breathless entertainment as vis…

If anyone missed it, here is the filmed version of my play 'I Have Never' at Theatre Royal Stratford East - September 2013. Enjoy! Ben.

I Have Never by Ben Kettner What could be better? It's graduation night, but a group of spoilt students find themselves fraught with their own personal 'cris...

The new 5 minute short play by Autonomy Theatre Company's Ben Kettner is called 'Industry Expert' and will be shown in February/March through the organisation of top producer/director/writer Rikki Beadle-Blair...full details to follow soon.

Ben Kettner has been asked to collaborate once again with Rikki Beadle-Blair and 'Angelic Tales' on a collection of short plays. Watch this space for further information in the coming weeks.


Thanks so much to those who attended my play at Stratford Theatre Royal East on Saturday night. We managed to sell out the night! Thanks to Rikki and John who put it all together and to my amazing cast. Will keep you all updated on the future of the play and other projects.

Ben x

Come see Ben's play at the Theatre Royal Stratford 7th Sept at 8pm. Tickets are £8/£5con:!/events/559011240827449/?fref=ts

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So 'Have You Ever' Ben Kettner's first play will be back! Now called 'I Have Never' it will be showing at the prestigious Theatre Royal Stratford East on Saturday September 7th at 8pm as part of 'Angelic Tales'. Please go to the following link to book:…


Can't wait to re-live the action from 2011. Look forward to seeing you all there.

Ben & Aidan.

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Find out what's happening on stage at Theatre Royal Stratford East.

Odd Man Out Productions, CLF Art Cafe and Autonomy Theatre Company.
Tuesday 19th February, 7.30pm - Bussey Building, Theatre Local - 133 Rye Lane, Peckham, London SE15 4ST. Tickets £3 on the door only so be quick before it sells out!
An evening of ten minute scenes from eleven excellent new writers. A mix of comedy and drama spanning several modern day themes. The work is a response to six weeks of writing workshops culminating in an evening's showcase of their work.

Writer...s are:

• Christopher Glover
• Luke Gittos
• Berri George
• Zoe Harris
• Ben Kettner
• Miranda Roszkowski
• Daniel Abelson
• Ian Bonar
• Fanos Xenofos
• Samantha Scarlett
• Mezy Ndukwe

We hope to see you there for an evening of drama, comedy and a fun night out!


All the best

Autonomy Theatre Company

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