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Pleasance Times · David Benson, star of Boris: World King, talks…

08/16/2016 · Leave a comment

Archive Review • MRS WARREN’S PROFESSION • Edinburgh Royal Lyceum [tour] • 2007

The power to shock still resides in the text of Mrs Warren’s Profession, which tells in four acts the story of a prim and proper young woman who discovers the … Continue reading

03/31/2016 · Leave a comment

Archive Interview • IAN RICHARDSON • Part 2 • 2006

What is he good at? In the second part of my interview with Ian Richardson, the actor talks about his background, how one particular school teacher helped him to find … Continue reading

10/23/2015 · Leave a comment

The Driver’s Seat review – sharp, stylish and edgy | Stage | The Guardian

Originally posted in The Guardian. Impossible to write this weekend without pausing to mourn the passing of Elizabeth MacLennan, actress and co-founder of the popular, radical theatre company 7:84. Her huge … Continue reading

06/28/2015 · Leave a comment

How to Make Stage Thunder and Lightning: 1829-1900

Originally posted on Mrs Daffodil Digresses:
? Stage thunder machine with cannon-balls. It is raining “cats and dogs” at the Hall—one may take the “April Showers” reference as read—and Mrs…

04/08/2015 · Leave a comment

My Three Favourite Free Things At The Fringe *

Originally posted on susanharrisoncharacters:
I’m not going to Edinburgh this year because I’m busy playing with a boisterous elephant in this – http://www.nationaltheatre.org.uk/shows/the-elephantom but these are three brilliant Edfringe previews…

07/27/2014 · Leave a comment