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When You Have Nothing to Say...

…say nothing.  That’s advice I’ve been following for the last couple of weeks, but a blog can only stay silent for so long before people Begin to Wonder.   410 more words

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Review – Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Harold Pinter Theatre, 15th April 2017

Mrs Chrisparkle was more like my carer than my wife as I slowly shuffled into the Comedy – I mean Harold Pinter – Theatre to see Saturday’s matinee of… 1,201 more words

Chris Sparkle

Beckett Research Seminar, 2017

University of Reading • 20 May 2017

The Beckett International Foundation at the University of Reading is pleased to announce that the next Beckett Research Seminar will take place on Saturday 20 May 2017, 10am-4pm. 259 more words


Review: Betrayal, Derby Theatre

Director Lekan Lawal has made Harold Pinter’s classic Betrayal his own with a visionary contemporary production at Derby Theatre.

With a brave use of cinematic styling he projects the menace and tension created amid the emotional chaos of the fractured lives of the adulterers on to the stage. 286 more words


The Homecoming: A Freudian Reading Is a Bit Too Obvious

This article first appeared on The Oxford Student website on 16 February 2017.

This is not a show to beat the fifth week blues. And frankly, thank god for that. 563 more words

The Oxford Student

Lekan at the helm as director for Betrayal

Derby Theatre’s apprentice director Lekan Lawal will be at the helm for the March production of Harold Pinter’s Betrayal.

Lekan came to the city from London via the Regional Theatre Young Directors Scheme which offers exceptional emerging young people the chance to become artistic leaders. 403 more words


Wisdom Eludes

Wisdom continues to elude me.

Not wanting to repeat myself, I did a small search of my previous blogs on wisdom. I’ve written a lot about wisdom, its mysteries and its manifestations. 326 more words