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BLUE NOW : A film by Derek Jarman, performed live

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  BLUE was Derek Jarman’s final film. Completed in May 1993, just months before his death, it is his testament. For 74 minutes, an unchanging screen of celestial blue is accompanied by voices that deliver a collage of fragments from Jarman’s diary, describing the gradual onset of blindness as he battles with HIV. As his … Continue reading



Neil Bartlett ‘s “ADDRESS BOOK’ reviewed by Queerguru’s Stephen Coy

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It might not be exactly true but I have always thought it takes almost as much effort to write a short story as it does to extend the work to book-length.  Even further creativity is required to come up with a collection of stories to publish.  Is it more talent or just different talent?  Regardless, … Continue reading



Queerguru’s Andrew Hebden reviews Emma Corrin in ORLANDO written by Neil Bartlett & directed by Michael Grandage

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  ORLANDO  ★★★★ London Garrick Theatre   Who am I? Where am I? And Who do I love? These are the three questions Orlando asks himself and then herself as they are tumbled through time, gender and geography. Hundreds of years and lovers come and go in this high-spirited helter-skelter of literary fun. And, it … Continue reading



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