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Undetectable Q&A video: Tom Wright, Rikki Beadle-Blair & guests on chemsex & the gay community

In Features, Inspiring people, Interviews, London theatre, Native, Opinion, Plays, Quotes, Special Events, Sticky, Ticket recommendations, Video by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

Why is intimacy so hard? In the bedroom, when can drugs be a help and when a hindrance? How much should we reveal to a new partner? What new demons do today’s young gay men carry with them into relationships? After the fun we had last month with My Dad’s Gap Year at the Park Theatre, […]

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Varied, thought-provoking & entertaining’: MONOLOG 2 – Chickenshed Theatre

In London theatre, Opinion, Plays, Reviews by Liz DyerLeave a Comment

Monolog makes a dramatic contrast to Chickenshed’s recent Christmas production, which – as is traditional – featured a cast of hundreds. But despite the simple staging and intimate venue, there’s just as much diversity, talent and food for thought to be found in this very enjoyable showcase championing powerful new writing.

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My Dad’s Gap Year Q&A video & photos: Launching Tom Wright & Rikki Beadle-Blair’s unstoppable collaboration

In Features, Interviews, London theatre, Opinion, Plays, Quotes, Ticket recommendations by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

The Park Theatre has been absolutely buzzing with two sell-out shows, including in Park 90, Tom Wright’s debut play My Dad’s Gap Year, which has nearly sold out the rest of its run too. What’s the secret alchemy between Wright and his director Rikki Beadle-Blair?