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Review: Bully Boy @ Mercury Theatre

On Monday I went along to see Bully Boy with the #AfterShowParty gang for a stress and work free evening (a rarity at the moment). I’m ashamed to say that despite being in Colchester for the past two and a half years I have only been to see two shows at the Mercury Theatre.  844 more words



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Bully Boy, Mercury Theatre - 09/10/2015

Going to a theatre for the first time is exciting enough, but going to a totally newly refurbished theatre to see its first production is even more exciting. 495 more words


Bully Boy – REVIEW

Held in the newly refurbished Studio in Colchester’s Mercury theatre as part of the Made in Colchester Season 2015, last night I saw Bully Boy… 464 more words


Orson Welles: Media and Mass Hysteria

On the 30th of October 1938, the U.S. radio network CBS broadcast an audio drama from the Mercury Theatre on the Air series adapted from English sci-fi writer H. 935 more words


October 30, 1938: Just Me and My Radio

It’s easy from the comfort of our 21st century recliners to dismiss the mass hysteria of an earlier generation as so many Chicken Littles or Turkey Lurkeys, afraid of their own shadows. 542 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

The Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad – Orson Welles' Film Script

Let’s be clear that what were dealing with here is the interpretation of a great novel, which has been adapted for the silver screen which is further processed to be brought to radio.  908 more words

Radio Drama