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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


The Girl Who Just Appeared by Jonathan Harvey: a journey of discovery

The Girl Who Just Appeared

A little bit bonkers in the guise of a life story, The Girl Who Just Appeared is one woman’s quest to find who she is, where she’s come from and how to belong. 332 more words


Book Review: The Confusion of Karen Carpenter by Jonathan Harvey

The Confusion of Karen Carpenter by Jonathan Harvey
Release Date: 15th August 2013
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Buy: Paperback  Kindle

This story follows the life of Karen Carpenter…no not the 1970’s pop star Karen Carpenter. 703 more words

Book Reviews

“Democracy Ends at the Door of the Set.” A Few Lessons Learned at London Film Academy

The above sentence may sound like a pretentious bellicose statement pronounced by a director on the chaotic and high-tech set of the latest summer blockbuster. Instead it was calmly expressed by writer and director… 638 more words