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MUSE OF FIRE film & competition: Judi Dench, Ian McKellen & Tom Hiddleston on Shakespeare

In Competitions, Films, Inspiring people, Interviews, London theatre, Native, Opinion, Plays, Regional theatre, Video by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

MUSE OF FIRE – the acclaimed “Shakespeare odyssey” film featuring one dame, eight knights and two friends (actors-turned-documentary makers Dan Poole and Giles Terera) that promises to “change the way you feel about Shakespeare forever!” – is now released on DVD, with lots of DVD extras. And we’re celebrating with some unbelievable giveaways, including Hamlet programmes signed by Benedict Cumberbatch.

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MUSE OF FIRE – Film review

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Baz Luhrmann’s 1996 film Romeo + Juliet transformed a young generation into Shakespeare fans. Dan Poole and Giles Terera were training at Mountview at the time of the film’s release. They previously weren’t keen on Shakespeare’s plays what with their difficult language and having to read them at school. But, Romeo + Juliet changed all that.

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Review: Banksy — The Room In The Elephant (Arcola Theatre)

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If this play demonstrates anything it’s that in the art world dog eats dog and nobody really enjoys their dinner. Two years ago the artist Banksy spotted an abandoned water tank the size of a bus on a Los Angeles county hillside and, although this wouldn’t have been the work of a moment, graffiti’d it with ‘This […]

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Review: Banksy — The Room In The Elephant (Arcola Theatre)

In Reviews by Johnny FoxLeave a Comment

If this play demonstrates anything it’s that in the art world dog eats dog and nobody really enjoys their dinner. Two years ago the artist Banksy spotted an abandoned water tank the size of a bus on a Los Angeles county hillside and, although this wouldn’t have been the work of a moment, graffiti’d it with ‘This […]

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