Theatre Critic and Journalist

Trimming the Fringe Brochure

Posted on Jun 28, 2009 in Blog | 1 comment

Few objects are so marked by their own lifespan in the way of the Edinburgh Fringe Programme. Its arrival in mid-June, cocooned in a...

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Review: The Adventures of Wound-Man and Shirley, New Wolsey, Ipswich

Posted on Jun 27, 2009 in Criticism | 0 comments

Published on Culture Wars, 01.07.2009 Wound-Man is one superhero unlikely to be given the Hollywood blockbuster treatment. He can no more...

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Theatre is about more than Comfy Seats

Posted on Jun 26, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 26.06.2009 Given the extraordinary number of gripes and groans about the theatre-going...

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Distractions of the Flesh

Posted on Jun 21, 2009 in Blog | 0 comments

Without wanting to take anything away from Jude Law’s favourable reviews, the time has come to focus on his appendage – which,...

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The Benefits of Doubt (or The Unimportance of Being Honest)

Posted on Jun 14, 2009 in Blog | 0 comments

Over the past half-century, experimental theatre has been driven by the realities of performance and the performance of realities. From the...

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