We are about to begin going down the rehearsal road for the all New Verona Cup Challenge 2016 . Something we are calling VX1 – Verona Comes Home A decade of Verona has been and gone and now we start a new chapter . With new people , new ideas , new creative talent .
It’s a thin line between “getting” something and “understanding” it. A thin line we walk closely every time we go see something new. Like a bird on a wire could swing one way or …the other ? I was so pleased many of you braved the elements last night and ventured out and down to
For the few faces out there that make me cling to Elephantine hope . * asterisk denotes degree of mature themes ( 1 mild , 2 adult themes , 3 hardhitting ) Should watch ( for “sensitive ” drama souls ) : Dead Poet Society – absolute essential viewing for all “real Spires Theatre” Coach
It came to me hugely . Like “the elephant in the room” we mentioned briefly on Sunday. The reluctance to want to talk about things…that matter. Matter in a different way for us , than for Banksy though , who had a global agenda with his “big” bold animal statement . I just have an
BANKSY has it right . Throw flowers at misconception and misinterpretation …be bold and expressive , in you own reason for doing things. You know : People would think young people don’t really care about things , least of all ” broadening their artistic horizons ” – best to leave that to grown ups they
Something in the eyes . A realisation , An “Awakening” ….? ( “Awakenings” , incidentally , is a really touching film recommendation to watch , starring Robin Williams and Robert de Niro – hankies a must , even for the soundtrack alone ) In this random selection of images I can see, The light dawning…