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Roadkill Writer David Hare Pens Play That Examines Catching COVID-19

Roadkill Writer David Hare Pens Play That Examines Catching COVID-19

“So I’ve written a monologue, which is going to be performed in a London theater when London theaters are allowed to reopen.”Hare said he cannot reveal yet who will play him in the play or in which London theater it will be staged at until the government allows theatres to reopen He hopes this might[...]

Londons West End Hit By Coronavirus &#8211 Great for Theatre Goers

London's West End Hit By Coronavirus – Great for Theatre Goers

While my youngest has now discovered we can afford West End theatre.Last night we went to see The Mischief Theatre's long-running The Comedy About A Bank Robbery at the Criterion Theatre, at Piccadilly Circus Seats are usually in the £60-£80 ballpark We went to the half-price ticket booth on Leicester Square at 5pm and bought[...]




On Stage With Usagi Yojimbo

On Stage With Usagi Yojimbo

Frazer Brown writes: Stan Sakai's beloved and iconic Samuarai Leporidae Usagi Yojimbo has been making his stage debut last Friday at London's Southwark Playhouse. The same venue that brought "Howl's Moving Castle" to Magical life in 2011. The Eisner award winning adventures have been freshly adapted for the stage by
 Stewart Melton and are directed by Amy Draper The cast includes: Joji Hirota
, Amy Ip
, Haruka Kuroda,
 Siu […]

Tony Lee And Dan Boultwoods Baker Street Irregulars Hits The Stage

Tony Lee And Dan Boultwood's Baker Street Irregulars Hits The Stage

The Baker Street Irregulars is a comic book by Tony Lee and Dan Boultwood, published by Hachette but now out of print. That hasn't put of its fans however, and the series has now been adapted into a Milwaukee stage play. In October, the Todd Wehr Theater will be putting on Sherlock Holmes: The Baker Street […]

When Neal Adams Got Warped

When Neal Adams Got Warped!

Edmund."Gordon, who would later attach his fame to Lovecraft bloodbaths like Re-Animator and From Beyond, spawned this trippy trilogy complete with a buggy extraterrestrial princess, purple apes, distant alien planets and psychedelic alternate realities.Warp! delivered the fantastic tale of a mild-mannered bank teller who learns his destiny as the avenging Lord Cumulus is linked to[...]



Of Mice And Gods &#8211 The Ritual Slaughter Of Gorge Mastromas

Of Mice And Gods – The Ritual Slaughter Of Gorge Mastromas

Equally his final confrontation with his past convinces us of the consequences of Gorge's actions - and shows us how little he cares - or rather will allow himself to care.It's a thrilling play that uses the form so well, a traditional play in many ways but one that uses extremes of experimental theatre to[...]

Neil Gaiman And Phillip Pullman Talking About Fairytales In London

Neil Gaiman And Phillip Pullman Talking About Fairytales In London

At the end of next month, timed to coincide with Phillip Pullman's Grimm Tales For Young And Old, Pullman will be sitting down for an evening of conversation about fairytales with Neil Gaiman at the Cambridge Theatre in London, currently showing Matilda.If you want to go, you had better click here fast.At the end[...]