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No Repeat Performances

I recently mustered the courage to watch 12 Years a Slave the other night. I never made it to the theater after repeated postponements and taped it on the DVR a few months ago. 79 more words


National Theatre Live: EVERYMAN

Live: Thu 16 July 2015, 7.00
Encore: Tue 21 July, 1.30

Starring Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years A Slave)
Everyman is successful, popular and riding high when Death comes calling. 105 more words

O Death! Where is thy sting?

Everyman is being presented at The National Theatre in an adaptation by Carol Ann Duffy, the Poet Laureate. Everyman in this version is a 21st Century rich, globe-trotting, party-animal. 866 more words


London stage review: Chiwetel Ejifor in 'Everyman'

Chiwetel Ejifor makes quite an entrance in Everyman, the first production directed by Rufus Norris since taking over as artistic director of London’s National Theatre… 322 more words

I Think I Have a Soul

It hasn’t been the greatest week.  Not only are we stuck with a Conservative government for the next 5 years, but The Mindy Project AND Revenge have been cancelled.   484 more words


Confront Everyman's Death

Every time I visit the National Theatre, it feels like a pilgrimage. Returning to my theatre birth place and owning my beloved Entry Pass, I’m blessed to witness miracles…until the age of 25. 663 more words

London Theater Review: 'Everyman' with Chiwetel Ejiofor

Here’s a mission statement and a half. Rufus Norris, the National Theater’s new boss, kicks off his tenure with an “Everyman” for everyone. This is one of Britain’s oldest extant plays zapped into the 21st century with a plain-speaking adaptation by the nation’s poet laureate, Carol Ann Duffy. 619 more words