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Bad Boys.

And I wonder why I’m single…

I want magic! Maxine Peake certainly gave us plenty in Streetcar Named Desire (at the Royal Exchange until Saturday 15 October 2016)

Sarah Frankcom took over as director at the Royal Exchange in 2014. Her collaboration with Maxine Peake as Hamlet is probably most well-known. Peake’s Masque of Anarchy performance for the anniversary of Waterloo, and in The Skriker last summer, are also both memorable for me, not least out of admiration for Maxine Peake’s powerfully moving performance in a chapel full of candles which had me fainting away with the heat and bustle of watchers. 971 more words

Theatre Reviews

Indian Summer

We’ve been having a weird uptick in weather this week with temps up to the ’80s. For Boston in October, this is highly irregular and my flannels and boots are not happy about it. 85 more words

Lookbook

Between Them

Between the two dozen lights that dotted the ceiling at the front of the theater and the back wall lit to look like a clear sky, Grant and Callie sat on the top of the staircase of Blanche DuBois’ new apartment. 4,243 more words

Short Story

Desires.

Took a streetcar named desire in search for something,

And that something I ended up with was the feeling of nothing.

The feeling of wanting more and never finding enough, 73 more words

Bad Poetry

Translating Words into Movement

A fascinating discussion on the transformation of the play “A Streetcar Named Desire” into a ballet by the Scottish Ballet.