Tag Archives: monarchy

Nell Gwynn, Shakespeare’s Globe

“Comedy, love and a bit with a dog,” counselled Henslowe in Stoppard’s Shakespeare in Love, and his populist advice is taken to heart in this broad, bawdy, big-hearted farce untroubled by nuanced characterisation or context. Jessica Swale’s modern-language Restoration romp ensures a … Continue reading

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Fitness, footwear and right royal moves

New articles in the Dance Today section include: Strictly uncovered Touring stage show Strictly Confidential tells the truth behind the sequins, reveal creator Craig Revel Horwood and star Lisa Riley Stepping Out How Dutch partnership Simone Taverne and Lisette van Bruggen found love on the dancefloor. You can read them … Continue reading

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A royal wave goodbye

The results are in… Thanks for all your votes in the monarchy poll. A whopping 71.4% believe the institution is outmoded and we should scrap it, while 14.2% don’t mind it, but don’t want to pay for it. Just 14% … Continue reading

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