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THE WITCH OF EDMONTON at the Swan

THE WITCH OF EDMONTON at The Swan is worth seeing just for Eileen Atkins as the old witch and Jay Simpson as the Devil Dog. These two create electricity when they are on stage. 124 more words

Theatre

Woody's last ..Magic in the Moonlight

Un woody-film minunat, gata copt cu magie pentru weekenduri romantice si sarbatori dulci. Nu săriţi cu prăjiturile şi cola totuşi că nu-i chiar atât de siropos; slavă Domnului că-l avem pe Colin Firth, un Sherlock-iluzionist cu faţă de Wei Ling Soo pe scenă şi cu un mare dozaj de logică geometrică şi pessimism nietzschenian în viaţa lui Stanley. 728 more words

Cinema

The Witch of Edmonton review

Review added of the Jacobean play “The Witch of Edmonton” at the Royal Shakespeare Company Swan Theatre in Stratford.

RSC

Review: Magic in the Moonlight (2014, Woody Allen)

Woody Allen, the genius that he is, has made both brilliantly good and tediously bad movies in the past forty years or so. However, his “legendary” status is not effected by the quality of work he produces year after year. 714 more words

Movie Reviews

An Age Of Kings - Episode Nine - The Red Rose and the White (Henry VI Part One)

Henry VI Part One is generally considered to be the weakest of Shakespeare’s history cycle.  This might explain why, uniquely, it was the only play adapted for An Age of Kings to be condensed down to a single episode. 635 more words

BBC

Stairway To Meh-ven

I imagine the opening episode of the resurrected Upstairs Downstairs (2010) meant a lot more to those viewers old enough to remember the previous occupants of 165 Eaton Place, and the prominence of co-creator  547 more words

Drama-rama