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New post-show Q&A: Join Terri to talk to Julian Clary about Le Grand Mort, the new play written for him

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As part of her ongoing post-show Q&A series, on Wednesday 27 September 2017, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will talk to Julian Clary, his co-star and director of Le Grand Mort, the new play written especially for him about to receive its world premiere in a strictly limited season at Trafalgar Studios 2. Got any questions?

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New post-show Q&A: Join Terri to talk What Shadows, starring Ian McDiarmid as Enoch Powell

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On 10 October 2017, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will talk to the company of Chris Hannan’s What Shadows, inspired by Enoch Powell’s infamous 1968 “Rivers of Blood” speech, now receiving its London premiere in a strictly limited season at the Park Theatre. Got any questions?






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New post-show debate: Terri hosts Edward II talk on gay theatre pre- & post-decriminalisation

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As part of her post-show event series, Mates co-founder Terri Paddock will host an expert panel discussion on gay theatre pre- and post-decriminalisation 50 years ago, following Lazarus Theatre’s re-imagining of Christopher Marlowe classic Edward II at Tristan Bates Theatre on Thursday 31 August 2017.






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I Loved Lucy Q&A podcast: What do Lucille Ball & Sandra Dickinson have in common?

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Why did Lee call his American producers in alarm when he first met Sandra Dickinson? What do Sandra and Lucille Ball have in common? Are Lee and Matthew Scott related? What would Lucy herself tell Lee if she were in the audience?






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WATCH: King Kong A Comedy cast in nose flute competition

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Before I attended King Kong, Daniel Clarkson‘s bonkers stage parody of the 1933 film classic, last week at The Vaults, I never knew there was such a thing as a nose flute. Now I will never forget! A diva nose flautist is one of the hundreds (?) of characters portrayed by King Kong‘s multi-roling cast of […]






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Superhero Q&A podcast: How many creatives does it take to make a one-man musical?

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How many creatives does it take to make a one-man musical? The answer can be “quite a few”. And that it is in the case of SUPERHERO, the British one-man – or rather “one-dad” – musical now receiving its world premiere at London’s Southwark Playhouse.