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Fringe fledglings: the novelty is wearing off

Posted on Aug 21, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 21.08.2009 Every year, the Edinburgh fringe unearths a handful of promising young companies, giving...

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Slow-burning Stars

Posted on Aug 18, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published in The Stage, 16.08.2009 On Wednesday night, those not staring into their plastic pint glass might have spotted the Perseid...

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Making a Stink about the Royal Court’s Jerusalem

Posted on Jul 20, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 20.07.2009 There’s something in the air at the Royal Court. Jerusalem, Jez...

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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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Actors Upstage the Play in Drama School Showcases

Posted on Jun 5, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 05.06.2009 With the academic year nearly over, the drama-school showcase season is winding down....

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Punchdrunk and the Thrill of the Chase

Posted on May 8, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 08.05.2009 At 10:11 yesterday morning, I received an email from a friend. The email contained only...

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Shambolic or sublime?

Posted on May 5, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 05.05.2009 Every Persian carpet, as pub philosophers and Wikipedia wayfarers delight in recounting,...

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Waiting in the Wings: When Will Young Theatre Critics Get Their Big Break

Posted on Apr 2, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 02.04.2009 To take a geographical metaphor, theatre criticism is a bit like tectonic plates: though...

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Framing Theatre as Film

Posted on Mar 23, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published on the Guardian Theatre Blog, 23.03.2009 There was a time when walking into a familiar theatre meant entering a familiar space....

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An Idea Alone Doesn’t Make Theatre

Posted on Jan 28, 2009 in Opinion | 0 comments

Published in the Guardian Theatre Blog, 28.01.2009 Despite conventional wisdom, theatre can exist without much of what we take for granted;...

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