• Bianca Bagatourian & Martina Laird at The Time Of Our Lies post-show Q&A at London's Park Theatre, 6 August 2019. © Peter Jones
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    The Time Of Our Lies Q&A video and photos: Did historian Howard Zinn predict our era of Trump & #fakenews?

The Time Of Our Lies Q&A video and photos: Did historian Howard Zinn predict our era of Trump & #fakenews?

A quick show of hands at last night’s Q&A at the Park Theatre bore out my suspicion: most people, even left-leaning people, have not heard of Howard Zinn. Like those in the audience, before this show, I counted myself amongst them. So by that measure alone, Bianca Bagatourian’s The Time Of Our Lies is a […]

  • For the Intra Muros Q&A at London's Park Theatre, I was joined by Summer Strallen (with Pebbles), Ché Walker, Emma Pallant, Declan Perring & Rio Kai. © Peter Jones
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    Intra Muros Q&A video and photos: What is the point of theatre? How do actors marry up their dual lives?

Intra Muros Q&A video and photos: What is the point of theatre? How do actors marry up their dual lives?

What does theatre mean to you? How do actors marry up the dual emotional demands of their chosen profession? How many ‘characters’ or versions of ourselves to the rest of us play in our own lives?
Those are some of the questions which are raised in Alexis Michalik’s fascinating play Intra Muros and which we […]

Top #quotes on faith, truth & tolerance from Doubt

There are only a few days left to catch Che Walker’s new in-the-round production of John Patrick Shanley’s Doubt, which finishes at London’s Southwark Playhouse this Saturday (30 September 2017).

While catching up with friends last night, including the show’s producer Darren Murphy, a group of us started arguing anew over the central question in the […]