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Sweet Little Lies?

Hello there, reader!  How’s your week been?

Last night I got to see The Crucible at the Old Vic, which was excellent in many ways (Richard Armitage as John Proctor being the main one), and exhausting in others (the play finished at 11pm, and in the short time since I got home from Edinburgh Fringe I’ve lost the knack of staying out quite so late).   497 more words


In the light of the Blue Moon

Dave Mann

What do you think of when you hear the words ‘blue moon’? A blue moon could be something beautiful, something scary, a symbol of lunacy, or simply a rarity. 339 more words


The God Of Hell (Mophead Productions / Sydney Independent Theatre Company)

Venue: Old Fitzroy Theatre (Woolloomooloo NSW), Aug 26 – Sep 13, 2014
Playwright: Sam Shepard
Director: Rodney Fisher
Cast: Vanessa Downing, Jake Lyall, Ben McIvor, Tony Poli… 581 more words


Highlighted Sections I

(The following is a ‘found poem’ using the highlighted bits from a secondhand copy of Howard Barker’s Arguments for a Theatre.)

We are living
The extinction… 62 more words


Edinburgh Fringe #5 - In The Mood

Tally ho chaps! Whilst I was in Edinburgh I went to some jolly good 1940s themed events and I simply had to share them with you. 411 more words

Edinburgh Fringe

The next Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award will go to one hell of a great gal.

It’s a long press release, but she deserves every single word. She’s a dame who has never been afraid of taking chances. Congrats, Miss Reynolds! 1,831 more words


Edinburgh Fringe #4 - Classics Retold

Today’s post is brought you by the theatre section of the Edinburgh Fringe guide (at last, I hear you cry). On my first flick through the show catalogue in June, my eye was drawn to two productions not because of the companies, the venues or the descriptions – but because of the source material. 734 more words

Edinburgh Fringe