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The Boy Friend (1971)

By Richard Winters

My Rating: 9 out of 10

4-Word Review: An eye popping musical.

I would not call myself a big musical fan, but I found this one to be excellent and the gold standard for all others. 419 more words

Movies

“Acting is not about dressing up. Acting is about stripping bare. The whole essence of learning lines is to forget them so you can make them sound like you just thought of them that instant.”

– Glenda Jackson

Drama Club

What We Learned Last Week (30/06 - 06/07)

1) Judge rules work programme ‘incompatible’ with human rights

Retrospective law changes made by Iain Duncan Smith and the Department for Work and Pensions, following flaws identified by three judges in a case that involved the use of workfare in Poundland, have been deemed in contravention of European Human rights laws. 674 more words

Employment

Glenda Jackson sticks the boot in . . .

. . . to Iain Duncan Smith

Here is the full text of Glenda Jackson’s demolition of Iain Duncan Smith in the House of Commons on June 30… 870 more words

Glenda Jackson

Glenda Jackson goes to town on the incompetent IDS

There was a debate in the HoC yesterday on the performance of the DWP, an government department which, if it were a school would have been placed in special measures long ago. 814 more words

Politics

Glenda Jackson's speech about Iain Duncan Smith and the DWP

Glenda Jackson MP.
BBC Parliament Channel.
30th Jun 2014.

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