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Totes Quotes - Mike Leigh's Naked

“It’s not what you say, it’s the way you say it!” If I had a shiny new pound coin for every time I’d heard that, I’d be a rich, rich man. 222 more words


Blast from the Past: Bob & Rose

In the midst of a recent trawl through Russell T Davies’ back-catalogue, I came across Bob & Rose. Bob & Rose is a comedy-drama from 2001 about Bob (Alan Davies), a single gay man living a normal life who is out to all of his friends and family and regularly goes out on the pull and Rose (Lesley Sharp), a woman who feels unfulfilled by her boyfriend and her life. 472 more words


Naked (1993)

Dir. Mike Leigh. Starring David Thewlis, Lesley Sharp, Katrin Cartlidge

In the early ’90s, Johnny (Thewlis) is an iconoclast, a true man alone whose perpetually noisy solo meanderings recall the Ancient Greeks. 1,471 more words


When Lesley Sharp was the Eleventh Doctor

I was listening to a radio interview with Lesley Sharp, and idly wondering (as you do) if she had ever done any Big Finish (not yet), when the interview went on to how excellent she’d been in the  90 more words

Doctor Who

The Seagull @ Lyric Hammersmith: Orang* Bill*d Fuck*rs

Let me tell you a story about how a seagull once tried to murder me at a harbour in Cornwall.

So. I was on holiday, crabbing next to one of those mooring post things. 1,283 more words


Review Round Up: The Seagull, Lyric Hammersmith

Anton Chekhov’s play is brought to life once again in a new version by Simon Stephens directed by Sean Holmes. Here is what critics have been saying about it so far…. 392 more words

THEATRE REVIEW: The Seagull starring Lesley Sharp, Brian Vernel & Adelayo Adedayo


WHERE: Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith

WHEN: 7/10, press night 11/10, runs until 4/11

Simon Stephens, who adapted this Chekhov classic, is an Artistic Associate at this venue and won an Olivier Award for his work on… 401 more words