Thursday, 30 October 2014


Quote of the day: “I don’t mind about poverty — I hate my wealth.” (Dorothea in George Eliot’s Middlemarch)

Monday, 27 October 2014


Song of the week: Run by Snow Patrol.

Sunday, 26 October 2014

Gone Girl

Film of the month: Gone Girl by David Fincher.

Saturday, 25 October 2014

About DIY theatre

Link of the day: in the Guardian Lyn Gardner discusses do-it-yourself theatre.

Friday, 24 October 2014


Text of the day: “You kids wanna be more angry than you are; no one to vote for? DIY it, my gel!” (Glenda in Clara Brennan’s Spine)

Thursday, 23 October 2014


Quote of the day: “History, Stephen said, is a nightmare from which I’m trying to awake.” (James Joyce’s Ulysses)

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Laurence Olivier

Acting archive: Laurence Olivier in the opening scene of Shakespeare’s Richard III (1955).