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Hook Review

Reviewed by John Hussey

Everybody knows about Peter Pan, a character that derived from J. M. Barrie‘s novel, Peter and Wendy, and his infamous adventures in Netherland with the Lost Boys fighting against Captain James Hook.  2,947 more words


Despite flaws, 'Finding Neverland' reminds us about the power of creativity

I would never be accused of being a big Peter Pan guy.

I have always appreciated the inventiveness of the story, crafted masterfully by J.M. Barrie in the early 1900’s, a whimsical tale of childhood and creativity. 811 more words

I want to fly! 'Peter Pan' at the National Theatre

This was a really good show: an original production of this very well-known story. With this showing over the christmas season, when the theatres are usually full of pantomimes, it was nice to see something different that was fun for both adults and kids, without being over the top. 268 more words


Never Grow Up

“I was wise enough to never grow up while fooling most people into believing I had.” – Margaret Mead, Cultural Anthropologist

“Don’t grow up. It’s a trap” – Peter Pan, by J.M. 35 more words

The Daily Being

SHN's 'Finding Neverland' a team effort for the Hennessy family

Ask Tyler Patrick Hennessy what San Francisco Giant he’d like to see in the Orpheum Theatre seats at SHN’s upcoming production and he doesn’t hesitate to answer. 985 more words

Finding Neverland (the musical)

Okay so obviously this isn’t a book review, but I figured it’s based (somewhat) on the origins of one of my favorite books so that means I can fangirl about it on my blog right? 549 more words


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Really?  Are you sure?  Might there be another option?

J M Barrie