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Revisiting Poldark Series 2 - Episode 5

If you have managed to get through the first four episodes of Poldark series 2 without shedding a tear, then this is the episode that breaks the drought. 1,020 more words

Film & Television

Revisiting Poldark Series 2 - Episode 2

On the eve of Ross’s trial, his lawyer Jeffrey arrives with a list of the prosecution’s witness – mostly people paid off by George to testify against him. 622 more words

Film & Television

Desperately seeking (interesting) beauty

Hedda Gabler. Showed until 21st March 2017 at National Theatre

When Ruth Wilson was interviewed for the Guardian someone asked:

‘I have seen Hedda Gabler… 930 more words

Theatre Reviews

Hedda Gabler

Hedda (née Gabler) and Jørgen Tesman have just returned from a six-month honeymoon and are settling into married life in the house he has bought specifically to please her. 460 more words

Theatre

The Guys of Poldark Talk to Glamour UK

Certain scenes go down in TV history – and Poldark’s Captain Ross scything topless in a field may well be the ‘Mr Darcy in a wet shirt ‘of our generation. 1,463 more words

Entertainment

Hedda Gabler (National Theatre)

Ibsen’s difficult late play comes to the National Theatre in a new version by Patrick Marber, directed by Ivo van Hove.  In a modern production, set in one white box, minimally furnished, and airless except for one window (adding to the oppression of the story), it begins with two figures already on stage, one sitting motionless on a chair to the side, and one playing the piano, occasionally flinging themselves forward on to the keys in frustration or despair. 542 more words

Theatre

Hedda Gabler

At the end of this play I was convinced Partick Marber’s ‘version’ was substantially different to Ibsen’s original. Then I read the synopsis and discovered it wasn’t. 441 more words

Theatre