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Why Private Peaceful is so important

At the end of June 2015, I am appearing in a play with the theatre company I helped to form, Stage Left Theatre Workshop.

The play is Private Peaceful and is based on the novel written by Michael Morpurgo. 316 more words

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Michael Morpurgo's "Private Peaceful"

One for the younger audience amongst us: I read this book when I was around the Year 6 age. That was around the time that I’d decided my teachers didn’t know much about good books and I’d started reading whatever I could get my hands on, even if it came from the section of the library the primary school kids weren’t supposed to go in (shock, horror, reading the wrong books was my greatest childhood rebellion). 193 more words

Private Peaceful Production Week – Update #3

Private Peaceful is officially over! What an amazing Production Week we had – here’s what we got up to on the last few days.

Thursday 8th and Friday 9th January… 319 more words

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Private Peaceful Production Week - Update #2

What an incredibly busy, exciting and positive week we’ve all been having at Stage2! Private Peaceful is going amazingly well – here’s what’s been going on: 341 more words

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Private Peaceful Production Week - Update #1

Happy New Year to everyone!

We have started the New Year by getting straight into Production Week for our production of Private Peaceful. We have been busy for the whole weekend so here’s just a snippet of what we have been up to… 382 more words

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My Life in Books: Caitlin O'Connor

Nineteen Eighty-Four // George Orwell

George Orwell’s promotion of democratic socialism with his portrayal of a totalitarian dystopia is the single most exciting, harrowing and astonishing piece of prose I have ever read. 874 more words

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My Life in Books: Caitlin O'Connor

Nineteen Eighty-Four // George Orwell

George Orwell’s promotion of democratic socialism with his portrayal of a totalitarian dystopia is the single most exciting, harrowing and astonishing piece of prose I have ever read. 874 more words

Books