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“I Run, I Sing, I Swim, I Dive” – A Play

My new show “I Run, I Sing, I Swim, I Dive” premiered at this year’s International Dublin Gay Theatre Festival — the latest from theatre company Refractive Lens Theatre. It tells the true story of Eva Gore-Booth, a feminist, revolutionary, trade … Continue reading

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100-Word Premiere: Mad Men

Eschewing the treatise usually dedicated to reviewing any episode of Mad Men, I’ll just say that the show has finally drawn me in after years of being in my “no” pile — mainly because, in season six, it’s finally reached … Continue reading

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Anatomy Of A Finale: Homeland

After doing a couple of finale reviews towards the end of last season, I thought it might be interesting to revisit how disparate shows are handling what can at times make or break a season. Hence, Anatomy Of A Finale. … Continue reading

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“Irreconcilable Differences” – A Play

After uploading the thank you video yesterday, figured it was time to finally get around to uploading the script for my most recent play, “Irreconcilable Differences”, which was performed at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe. It was a fantastic experience – … Continue reading

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Anatomy Of A Finale: The Good Wife

With finale season and season finales beginning to emerge from a long deliberation – erotic, legal twists and turns knotting themselves in their trial-addled brains – I thought it might be interesting to take a look at how disparate shows … Continue reading

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No Fat Gays, No Lesbians, Please. We’re The Dubliner.

I woke up this morning, rolled out of my bed and into my laptop to see this: I can’t speak to the content of this issue as it’s not hit the shelves yet, but do feel the need to address … Continue reading

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100-Word Premiere: Girls

Did I avoid the “white power” / “heritage actresses” Twitter-splosion? No. But the one thing I wasn’t expecting was that Girls would be, well, fairly boring. Documenting Dunham’s semi-autobiographical tale of a life blessed by nepotistic bequeathenment, lead Hannah is … Continue reading

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