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Jolyon's Theatrical Reviews!

She Stoops To Conquer – TOADS Theatre Company

  Posted by Amdram, 21 April 2014 · 48 views

Maggie Campbell directs the latest production at the Little Theatre, Torquay, that of Oliver Goldsmith’s ‘She Stoops to Conquer’. The performance, which ran from 12 to 19 April 2014 opened before a black curtain, with masked players entering to allow the audience a taste of the beautiful costumes and wigs that had been sourced for […]

Doctor Who – The Aztecs

  Posted by Amdram, 02 June 2013 · 331 views

As the nation wakes up to news that the eleventh Doctor, Matt Smith, will be leaving Doctor Who at Christmas, the Jolly Lion reaches the sixth outing of the first season of the series, The Aztecs. time and space The … Continue reading →

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Doctor Who – The Keys of Marinus

  Posted by Amdram, 27 May 2013 · 302 views

Back to DVD for the fifth adventure of the first season of Doctor Who, with a six part journey that appears to have caused the production team no end of challenges. As the TARDIS crew lands on Marinus, they are … Continue reading →

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Doctor Who – Marco Polo

  Posted by Amdram, 19 May 2013 · 247 views

It’s a good job that the Jolly Lion has been dabbling in the audio dramas like Quinnis and Hunters of Earth alongside the televised adventures. The fourth adventure of Hartnell’s first season is missing from the BBC archives, which leaves … Continue reading →

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Annie Get Your Gun – The Night of Commitment

  Posted by Amdram, 26 April 2013 · 155 views

How committed are you? Sure, anyone can commit to a play. You know, the rehearsing, the learning lines, the run of the show. That’s all part of it, but that’s not what I’m talking about. I knew last night that … Continue reading →

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Annie Get Your Gun – The Night I Was Asked Out To Play

  Posted by Amdram, 25 April 2013 · 132 views

Ah, text messages. I hate them. You know that person that gets a message and you know they’ve read it. It wouldn’t kill them to acknowledge it. A simple reply, just to show they’ve had it. But then they don’t … Continue reading →

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M is for Matinee

  Posted by Amdram, 15 April 2013 · 141 views

You’re either a matinee person or you’re not. This is true of both audiences and performers. As a member of the audience I love a matinee if I’m standing or outdoors. Or standing outdoors. There’s something wonderfully odd about stepping … Continue reading →

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H is for Hatemail

  Posted by Amdram, 14 April 2013 · 207 views

HATEMAIL It is the first card that will haunt me the most. I came home from work, picked up the post and there was a card. Inside was a simple message. It read “STAY AWAY FROM MY GIRLFRIEND”. The next … Continue reading →

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L is for Learning Lines

  Posted by Amdram, 13 April 2013 · 213 views

LEARNING LINES How do you eat yours? I’m a great believer in walking to work with a script in my hand, whether I’m in a play or not. That’s my time for learning lines and that’s my place. It’s the … Continue reading →

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K is for Kettle

  Posted by Amdram, 12 April 2013 · 208 views

KETTLE Behind every great amdram group is a kettle.The kettle is the backbone of the society. Nothing stops a director quicker than a kettle boiling in the corner of the room. The person who boils the kettle usually isn’t afraid … Continue reading →

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