Beginning – Footnotes

Beginning – Footnotes

Beginning – Footnotes Our Footnotes to the episode on Beginning include observations on what the epigraphs signal about the play, measuring ourselves on the property ladder, the language of sex, and how standing in your underwear is the ultimate honesty. Not...
Beginning – Footnotes

Albion – Footnotes

Albion – Footnotes Our Footnotes to the episode on Albion include observations on the echoes of Chekhov, Hidcote garden, being lady of the manor, having a purpose in life, the ‘beholders’ share’, and Claire Foy’s mother. Not listened to...
Beginning – Footnotes

Nigel Slater’s Toast – Footnotes

Nigel Slater’s Toast – Footnotes Footnotes to episode nine on Nigel Slater’s Toast: how breakfasting on eggs every day can turn you into a star footballer, and the charms of Bournemouth versus Blackpool. Not listened to the episode yet? You’ll...
Beginning – Footnotes

The Deep Blue Sea – Footnotes

The Deep Blue Sea – Footnotes More observations on The Deep Blue Sea following our conversation with Dan, including playing Hester with “no clothes on”, trading Shakespearean quotes on Love and Lust, the unimportance of “the physical side,...
Beginning – Footnotes

Lungs – Footnotes

Lungs – Footnotes More observations about the play and the Old Vic In Camera performance with Claire Foy and Matt Smith that was broadcast live from 26th June 2020. Not listened to the episode yet? You’ll find it here The Old Vic Theatre’s In Camera...
Beginning – Footnotes

Betrayal – Footnotes

Betrayal – Footnotes These footnotes are a follow-up to our live discussion in episode six of the podcast, including a selection of points from my researches that we didn’t happen to include, as well as follow-up on any facts and questions that came up during...