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Goldfrapp - Tales of Us

I must confess, I do find it rather hard not to get very excited when I hear Goldfrapp have new material on its way. It’s true that the last time we heard from them was their… 600 more words


The grace and gravitas of the female soloist

When legions of fans turn up for Kate Bush’s first live performances in 35 years this summer, what will they be hoping for? That she still has the magic? 409 more words


The first Medea I saw was 29 years ago in Japanese in an Edinburgh University courtyard in the open air in the pouring rain with the title role played by a man! 317 more words


Review - Medea at the National Theatre

Other interpretations: Ian FosterPoly GannibaBillington on Medea’s contradictions. Coveney is insightful and creates impressive sentences like ‘an Attic architectural scale with the bland anomie of a transient city existence’ (Michael, she’s called Kreusa rather than Glauce for 2 reasons – 1. 1,132 more words


I'm inside your mouth

When the world
Stops for snow
When you laugh
I’m inside
Your mouth

Sucking the sun
Baboons and birds
With the weight
Of you dear… 10 more words


Review: Medea (starring Helen McCrory), at the National theatre, Olivier stage

Plainingly speaking, there are two reasons why the National theatre production of Medea* is all shades of brilliant: The first reason is Helen McCrory. The second reason is everything else. 626 more words