“Hello and Good Morning” When Susan Brown step out, obscured by Rabbi beard and hat, to utter those words and open Angels in America this Saturday, it is a milestone moment. 26 years, 4 months and 2 days (yes, exactly) after opening on Broadway the Angels have finally flown home, via London. There’s a sense that once again … Continue reading Hello And Good Morning (Angels opens on Broadway)
I re-branded my former PhD blog to chart my journey in having two plays produced. And taking a bit of a leap into the unknown and committing to my writing. Firstly, behold! New blog name!
"David Mercatali has been at Sherman Theatre for a few months now and will soon be making his directorial debut with the theatre. It’s not however his Sherman debut. While at University in Cardiff Mercatali found himself directing Death of a Salesman in the Sherman Studio for Cardiff University’s Act One drama society. From what was from … Continue reading DAVID MERCATALI TALKS TO EMILY GARSIDE (Sherman Theatre)
It's International Women's Day. And while there are always various political debates about it I do think it's as good a day as any to celebrate the women who inspire us. I try to vary my lists or posts year on year, so this year I'm going with Women who have shaped my life in … Continue reading Five women who shaped me #IWD
Lee Pace attracted some controversy this week for his interview with W magazine. It seemed not everyone was happy about the way he chooses to describe his sexuality. Or the fact he's taken on a 'gay role' without positioning himself as 'gay role model' Over on the research blog I had some things to say … Continue reading Lee Pace and Labels