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The first performance of the 2015 UK tour of Jonathan Harvey’s play BEAUTIFUL THING in the Patrick Studio Theatre at the Birmingham Hippodrome felt very special. 206 more words


REVIEW - Beautiful Thing (The Lowry)

Date: 13 april 2015
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Jonathan Harvey wrote Beautiful Thing when he was just 24 years old. The production first premiered in 1993 at the Bush Theatre and now this critically acclaimed award-winning play, directed by… 432 more words


The Girl Who Just Appeared: 5 stars!


London – the present: Holly Smith has never fitted in. Adopted when just a few months old, she’s always felt she was someone with no history.

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A Thing of Joy

Beautiful Thing (scr. Jonathan Harvey; dir. Nikolai Foster; Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury)

Inevitably, spoilers. 1,146 more words


Beautiful People - Simon Doonan

I’m a huge fan – one of the early tumthumpers shouting about how people must watch this show immediately – of Jonathan Harvey’s Beautiful People  326 more words

Mumsnet Book Club review - The Girl Who Just Appeared by Jonathan Harvey

Happy New Year everyone. I thought I’d start 2015 by sharing my thoughts on the latest book I have just read. I had plenty of reading time over the last few days whilst son1 was in hospital. 404 more words


Kaptainis: Music reigns over madness in Tannhäuser

MONTREAL — Wagner claimed not to be completely satisfied with Tannhäuser, but the opera undoubtedly has its moments. Who cannot be gripped in the Venusberg when our hero, striving to throw off the shackles of sensual desire, is devoured, downstage centre, by giant tadpoles? 969 more words