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3 Winters Tena Štivičić, Lyttleton, National Theatre

More often than not it is the image which lingers the most after a performance that opens up my subsequent points of reflection. In the case of Štivičić’s Croatian-based… 517 more words


30 Day Musical Theatre Challenge - Day Two

Day Two: A musical that makes you happy

The Light Princess. This show was a bit of a love it-or-hate it production and I definitely fell into the ‘love’ camp. 624 more words


3 Winters (National Theatre), John Cleese - So Anyway (Cadogan Hall)

Last weekend was a double theatre visit, first to the new Croatian-set play ‘3 Winters’, which I admit I left at the interval, so perhaps cannot give a balanced review.  225 more words

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Review: Behind the Beautiful Forevers (National Theatre, London) - ✪ ✪ ✪

There’s a stunning moment near the beginning of Behind the Beautiful Forevers when, below the shadow of a plane going overhead, a sea of recycling falls from above the stage. 701 more words


Rembrandt, Morris, Ming & Co.

I’ve been busy with cultural activities over the past two weeks, all in London, so apologies to anyone reading this who doesn’t have easy access to the galleries I mention. 514 more words


Group Chat

A quick share for today – a video from the National Theatre in the UK about playing Greek Chorus.  Produced to tie in with their recent production of… 48 more words


The Imitation Game - Film Review

There’s a touch of the Victor Frankenstein about Benedict Cumberbatch’s portrayal of the mathematical genius and code breaker, Alan Turing in The Imitation Game. It’s there in the battle between man and machine, the intelligent mind feverishly searching for answers, but mostly it’s his inability to meet the emotional needs of other human beings. 359 more words

Anne Hall