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Wednesday, January 29, 2014

In praise of … Maxine Peake | Editorial by Editorial

Her work is imbued with a passionate concern for the unrecognised that makes her own voice unforgettableThere are a few actors who are always ready to take risks. Maxine Peake – familiar m…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:15PM
Thursday, January 23, 2014

In praise of … winging it | Editorial by Editorial

A crucial missing prop, an entrance from the wrong side of the stage, or an actor drying make for unforgettable momentsNot one but two actors' nightmares, confessed Sam Mendes, forced to mak…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:25PM
Sunday, January 19, 2014

Creative economy: stand up for the arts by Editorial

In the midst of recession, the UK's creative industries have been quietly outperforming the rest of British industryColin Welland famously exclaimed "the British are coming!" while accepting…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:56PM
Monday, January 13, 2014

In praise of … Mark Gatiss by Editorial

National treasure status can surely not be far away for the writer of SherlockEvery so often, always in the nicest possible way, a good actor's career enjoys a breakthrough. Suddenly the wor…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:00PM
Friday, November 15, 2013

Unthinkable? Get 'em back on | Editorial by Editorial

Stage nudity is becoming so frequent it might be needful in future to highlight programmes in which some performers may appear wearing clothesThe film actress Demi Moore, who in her earlier …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:54PM
Thursday, November 14, 2013

In praise of ... streaming live theatre | Editorial by Editorial

Nothing beats being there, as any sports fan knows, but there are consolations when barriers to theatre access are removedOn Wednesday night the Royal Shakespeare Company joined the growing …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:37PM
Tuesday, October 1, 2013

In praise of … Wayne McGregor | Editorial by Editorial

A choreographer as likely to work with Radiohead as the Royal Ballet, McGregor wilfully embraces his own contradictionsTop choreographer opens new show at Sadler's Wells: hardly a surprise. …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:07PM
Monday, July 29, 2013

In praise of … Teatro Vivo | Editorial by Editorial

For innovative theatre company Teatro Vivo, no-go areas simply become destinations for one more adventure to add to the story so farThe reinvention of theatre, continued. After Kenneth Brana…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 05:46PM