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THEATRE REVIEW: Groundhog Day

WORTH A LOOK?: ****

WHERE: Old Vic

WHEN: 1st preview 15/7, press night 16/8, runs to 17/9

24 hours before we are due to attend this 1st preview we receive an email from the venue saying the show’s not quite ready, designating it the final dress rehearsal, offering us full refunds and saying our tickets are still valid. 481 more words

THEATRE REVIEW

Groundhog Day: Secrets of the Old Vic

This week sees the first preview of Groundhog Day, the brand new musical based on the 1993 hit movie. The show, written by Danny Rubin, … 685 more words

News & Features

The music might miss its mark, but Mirvish's Matilda is a fast and slick production

Dan Chameroy, playing Miss Agatha Trunchbull in Matilda The Musical, brings something to the role and to the show that I never thought to see. The something is subtlety. 851 more words

Arts

To be or not to be ....

That is the question.  Take a look at this marvelous treat.  A joy and a delight and featuring lots of fave folks from British theater and other realms. 78 more words

Video

Melbourne, Matilda, Madness!

G’day – It’s been a while. Last time I blogged was probably pre-bogan Clarissa era, so a lot has changed. 597 more words

Melbourne

The Statistically Accurate Love Song

Thank you, Captain Awkward, for introducing me to Tim Minchin. I’m not really interested in dating yet but this song makes me feel a lot better.

Relationships

The Top 5 Commencement Speeches

Commencement speeches… the final words of wisdom that almost-graduates receive before heading out into the big world.  These are important speeches.  I have had the privilege of attending 2 or 3 graduations a year at IESE Business School over the last 13 years. 394 more words

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