Fearing a Witch Hunt

Because there never has been a violent social action specifically targeting white men, whenever such men (collectively) get a little anxious at seeing some of their kind experiencing consequences for illegal or immoral behaviour they routinely invoke two historic forms of attack on groups that were very much not white men. They say they fear […]

Podcasts: Shakespeare’s Women

Recently I was delighted to spend some time in the recording studio with Sylvia Rosenblum, of Eastside Radio’s Arts Wednesday program, chatting about Shakespeare’s Women. We put together six ten-to-twelve minute episodes, broken down into: Shakespeare’s World, Ingénues and Witty Wenches, Queens, the Lower Classes, Shrews, and Magical Daughters. Now the full series has gone […]

The Rover: Charm Offensive

By Company B at Belvoir St Theatre Some spoilers lie ahead, best read as a reflection after seeing the show. Photo credit: Nathan Atkins. Check out his full gallery at The AU Review. It is a truth of our shallow, gullible world that attractive people can get away with being appalling. The Rover is a […]