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The rehearsal room fills up for Before the Party

The rehearsal room is filling up as the cast get to grips with their Before the Party scripts. JMK Assistant Director Flora Longley-Cook takes us behind the scenes of week three. 292 more words



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I made a little quiz for you guys to make sure you understood well this part. New characters are introduced and many juicy things are happening so it’s important to understand well what is happening. 438 more words


Week Two of rehearsals for Before the Party

JMK Assistant Director Flora Longley-Cook takes an overview of week two of rehearsals for Before the Party.

Week Two moves quickly, with an especially deceiving pace due to the Easter Break, but despite that we’ve stormed through Act Two. 189 more words


Behind the scenes of rehearsals for Before the Party

On Monday 3 April rehearsals started for Before the Party, a sizzling portrayal of the upper middle classes adjusting to post-war life, based on the short story by… 276 more words


Hello and Welcome!

Welcome to all of you, passionate readers! You are now entering a 100% student made blog where you will be able to get access to all the juicy details and analysis behind Somerset Maugham’s “The Razor’s Edge”. 92 more words


Sunday Cryptoquote Spoiler - 03/26/17

“Love is what happens to men and women who don’t know each other.”   —   Somerset Maugham

(I’m not sure if this is a sad commentary on love, or on men and women.  7 more words