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Theatre Light Bulb Jokes

This is a post I put aside for future use in 2017. Inevitably,  I forgot all about it. Source: Theatre Light Bulb Jokes

10/19/2020 · Leave a comment

Quote • STEPHEN SONDHEIM • Directors and Musicals

Stephen Sondheim: ‘Directors should focus more on the text and less on themselves’ Stephen Sondheim: ‘Directors should…

03/22/2018 · 7 Comments


Constance Cummings The American-born actress Constance Cummings, whose acting straddled stage and screen in Britain and America, has died at the age of 95. Best remembered now, perhaps, for playing … Continue reading

04/22/2016 · 2 Comments

Spielberg’s journey of empathy, Part II: “Schindler’s List.” |

This is Part II in my projected four-part series on the cinema of Steven Spielberg, and specifically Spielberg’s journey as a director, an American and a Jew, primarily through the … Continue reading

12/27/2015 · 2 Comments

People : Nick Darke Cornish Playwright …… Cornwall In A Different Light

Originally posted on stuartshieldgardendesign:
Nick Darke born Nicholas Temperley Watson Darke (29 August 1948 – 10 June 2005) was an Cornish playwright and writer, poet, lobster fisherman, environmentalist, beachcomber, politician,…

06/09/2015 · Leave a comment

Thought for the Day • WASTE • Almeida Theatre • 2008

At the preview performance I saw, Samuel West’s production of Waste was unbearably DULL and SLOW. It wasn’t just me reflecting the wasteland of my own disillusioned soul. I saw two couples … Continue reading

02/21/2015 · 3 Comments