Sunday, 21 September 2014

Saturday, 20 September 2014


Text of the day: “Karaoke? Fucking love it, mate. What can I say? I’m an Englishman.” (Jayson in Chris Thompson’s Albion)

Thursday, 18 September 2014

About today’s Scottish Referendum

Satirical video of the day: Russell Brand on why David Cameron is scared of the Yes campaign in the Scottish Referendum.

Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Ghost from a Perfect Place

Text of the day: “I’m proud of it. When people ask me where I’m from I don’t say ‘England’ or ‘London’, I say, ‘I’m East End born and bred’.” (Travis in Philip Ridley’s Ghost from a Perfect Place)

Monday, 15 September 2014

Sunday, 14 September 2014

About producers

Quote of the day: “Our theatre ecology is enriched by brave producers who champion new writing, and so the fact that Vicky Graham is a young commercial producer who has chosen to commission a new play, by a relatively unknown writer, and produce it without the safety net of subsidised theatre is an extraordinary thing.” (Director Tamara Harvey in the programme for Ben Ockrent’s Breeders)

Saturday, 13 September 2014

About Scottishness

Quote of the day: “He was Scottish. A lot of Scots feel closer to France than England.” (Brue in John le Carré’s A Most Wanted Man)