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WATCH THE TRAILER FOR FOCUS FEATURES NEW FILM - SUFFRAGETTE

Focus Features’ moving and powerful SUFFRAGETTE shines a light on women who risked everything for the right to vote, in early-20th century Britain. The cast includes Academy Award nominees Carey Mulligan and Helena Bonham Carter and three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep. 344 more words

Drama

Review: Splendour (Donmar Warehouse, London)

In a presidential palace, a dictator’s wife Micheleine, her best friend Genevieve, a sassy photographer Kathryn, and a kleptomaniac translator Gilma pace the room. The photographer is here to photograph Micheleine and her husband, but he is late. 805 more words

Review

Theatre review: Splendour, Donmar Warehouse

Abi Morgan’s gripping, tense tale set against a brewing revolution held me captive  

Set in the opulent palace of a dictator (who we never meet) of an unnamed country in the grip of civil war, Splendour is a taut, tight, tense play that’s ice cool and compelling. 555 more words

Theatre

Scenes I Love: Shame

Sometimes a scene in a film doesn’t need any dialogue to be able to convey emotion and character development the story requires. One such film that does a great job of using wordless sequences to let the audience in on the characters motivations and agendas is Steve McQueen’s… 208 more words

Film

Splendour, Donmar Warehouse

I am huge fan of writer Abi Morgan (Shame, The Iron Lady and TV series The Hour), actor Zawe Ashton (Dreams of a Life… 396 more words

Theatre

Morgan Watkins on DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS

Morgan and I chatting plays again.  This time DESIRE UNDER THE ELMS by Eugene O’Neill.  Morgan was playing Eben.

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Lyric Hammersmith

Splendour– Donmar Warehouse, London

With The Iron Lady, Shame and this autumn’s forthcoming Suffragette, it seems playwright Abi Morgan is on a mission to compensate for the dearth of meaty acting roles for women. 129 more words

Theatre