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The plight of the performance artist is, I think, greatly overstated and overwrought. So-called ‘artists’ such as Franko B, who 'slit' his wrists and...

Theatre is a didactic device, but is it legitimate? That depends on the people involved in it. As a teaching device, theatre creates a responsibility...

Headshots. The word that makes (most of) you actors out there sigh and quiver with dread and confusion. And unfortunately, in the times we...

I have always thought that the aim of non-fiction books was to make you feel so mundane that you simply had to buy the...

As actors, we embrace opportunities to create, perform and tell our stories. And something amazing happens when we start to realise that our ability...

I live in a small town called Bishop Auckland, Durham, and we’ve had a notable person or two. We’ve had a prime minister (Anthony...

I just want to be clear from the start – this issue is not about sour grapes or resentment or bitterness over not getting...

Why should one show dictate the conversation in our industry? During recent years numerous publications have reduced their coverage of the arts, and in particular theatre....

As a financially struggling lover of theatre, I am delighted that I have booked 60 shows in 2016, and my average works out as...
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