Monthly Archives: November 2011

Pray Do Not Mock Me — HUBritic Shakespeare as Davies Invades the West End

It reeked of noxious stunt theatre from a far. Touted as ‘Guerilla Shakespeare’ it would inevitably be an act of pure hubris. Skyping with Andrew Hobbs, the impresario behind British Touring Shakespeare, he neatly parried my protests that I was … Continue reading

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Recipe for Caterwauling: HUB Westminister – King Lear ad hoc

Disclaimer: The postulate behind ‘Guerilla Shakespeare‘ seems clearly an anathema to good theatre practice. Ensembles are to be nurtured. It cannot be best policy to banish rehearsal time, to forbid all group exploration, and expose the most vulnerable moment of … Continue reading

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