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Equipment doesn't make you a better lifter....

In America, we get the best of everything. When it comes to lifting equipment it’s no different. We American’s drool and salivate at the site of an Eleiko equipped gym or the latest Rogue bumper plates. 416 more words

Wild Honey @ Hampstead Theatre

Wild Honey 

Hampstead Theatre 

Tuesday 10/01/17 

Cast Includes Geoffrey Streatfeild, Bruce Alexander and Justine Mitchell

Running Time: 2 hours 20 mins inc. Interval 

 

One of Chekhov’s earliest plays seems to be one of the most popular at the moment, and one of the most regularly revived in the past year. 376 more words

Arts And Culture

Don't tell me the moon is shining..

Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.” – Anton Chekhov 

Не говори мне про свет луны; покажи мне лучше мерцание света на треснутом стекле“, Антон Чехов

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Three Sisters, Union Theatre

“Nothing turns out the way we planned.”

Though 2016 has been riddled with despair, 2017 looks worse. With the fascist post-truth movement on the rise and Trump taking office in a matter of days, there is little to look forward to. 581 more words

Fringe Theatre

The Black Monk & The Death of Ivan Ilyich

Chekhov A. (1894), The Black Monk, Athens: Roes
Tolstoy L. (1886), The Death of Ivan Ilyich, Athens: Roes

Well, my Instagram page is here to mock me, since I posted… 523 more words

Literature

Secondhand Time

Reading Svetlana Alexievich’s Secondhand Time can initially be frustrating. There are significant passages and many moments when her apparently deliberate absence from the text makes it difficult for the reader to keep track of who is speaking and whose narrative we are currently immersed in. 1,735 more words