Random and topical thoughts and quotes gathered by My Theatre Mates contributor Aleks Sierz, first published on www.sierz.co.uk.
“The cane for many years hung on the wall in the deputy’s office. It operated you see as much as a symbol as a – it was there as a warning. Beating was very much a last resort but as a threat. There it was.” – Edward in Mark Ravenhill’s The Cane