Archive for: September, 2010

Uncategorized September 28, 2010

QUANTUM LEAPS AND BOUNDS

First a little test: can you match the lines with the titles of the plays in which they are spoken? 1. The boy is plainly innocent. I accept the brief. 2. And it was then that I saw her. Just … just looking at me. 3. Look at this in a new way and a hidden pattern emerges

Uncategorized September 27, 2010

NEW ADDITIONS TO PETH’S STAGING POST

A further word from the editor As some of you may already be aware, Peth’s Staging Post, Edward’s official website, has undergone some recent renovation and a veritable Petherbridgean feast awaits the cyber-visitor. In particular, there is an all-new WIMSEYCALITIES section, an eclectic anthology of prose and verse. Highlights include a master class in the art

Uncategorized September 19, 2010

MUSEUM PIECES

Space and Light is the title of a new Edward Gordon Craig exhibition in the V&A’s Theatre Galleries, but both elements were in short supply at the official opening on Friday evening. We were crammed round a large model rhinoceros, the theatrical significance of which eluded me – unless there was an implicit reference to

Uncategorized September 5, 2010

GOING TO PRESS!

A brief word from the editor I’m delighted to announce that Edward is putting the final finishing touches to his eagerly awaited volume of essays, and that the completed manuscript will be with the publishers this week. Slim Chances and Unscheduled Appearances will be officially launched in early spring. A National Theatre Platform is being planned