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Elektra at the Old Vic

My day job is in the theatre. And when you work in the theatre there’s a strange thing that happens when you go to see a new production of a play that you’ve worked on before. 1,101 more words

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NEWS: Old Vic's The Crucible in cinemas

The Old Vic’s five-star, sold-out production of Arthur Miller’s The Crucible directed by Yaël Farber and starring Richard Armitage (The Hobbit Trilogy, Into the Storm… 44 more words

News

Anne-Marie Duff

In 2011 four time BAFTA nominee Anne-Marie Duff played Alma Rattenbury in Terrance Rattigan’s final play Cause Célèbre at London’s Old Vic directed Thea Sharrock. 89 more words

Drawing

Our friend, Electra.

Electra – Old Vic, until 20 December (Tickets)

There is no doubting Ian Rickson and Kristin Scott-Thomas make a formidable team; in their four collaborations they have covered Pinter to Sophocles by way of Chekhov, walked off with an Olivier award and garnered a hatful of plaudits. 269 more words

Theatre Review

Theatre Review: Electra, Old Vic

Featuring enough wailing, gnashing of teeth and wringing of hands to make King Lear look like a sitcom, it takes a skilled hand to translate and reenact the melodrama of Sophocles’ … 460 more words

Theatre

Watch: Electra

When I was a student in Paris, I worked around 20 hours a week in a little boutique called Kazana. They had two locations: one rue Mouffetard and one rue St Andre des Arts, both in the latin quarter. 663 more words

Culture

Good news. Crossed 400.

I’ve got a good clutch of monkeys to show you now. But also, very pleased to find that the catalogue has now reached 404 monkeys. 303 more words

Monkey Puzzle