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'Arcadia' - Aylesbury Waterside Theatre - 02/03/15

Tom Stoppard’s cerebral play ‘Arcadia’ began its run at the Waterside on Monday night. This is probably not a play you can watch with a hangover or with only half an eye (or only half a mind) open, because it’s a play which requires its audience to listen and think – hard! 465 more words

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This Month I Have Mostly Been Reading...

1. The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard

Why should you read it?

Endemically clever in both attack and delivery of the subject matter, The Real Thing is a masterclass in how to approach those tight, relationship driven story lines in new and interesting ways. 335 more words

A 21st Century Shakespeare?

I saw Man and Superman at the National Theatre this week. A beautiful and highly entertaining production and I’d recommend it. But that’s not what this entry’s about. 348 more words

Quick Quote - MARCH

“We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory of the smell of smoke, and a presumption that once our eyes watered.”

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I like dialogue that is slightly more brittle than life. – Tom Stoppard


The Hard Problem - National Theatre

We will be showing The Hard Problem live from the National Theatre, London on Thursday 16th April 2015.

Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love, Arcadia, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead) returns to the National Theatre with his highly-anticipated new play The Hard Problem, directed by Nicholas Hytner (Othello, Hamlet, One Man, Two Guvnors). 129 more words

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