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My life in theatre

The most exciting development I've witnessed in recent years is the way in which global boundaries in the arts are rapidly vanishing.

New challenges produce new forms of art and new forms of cultural enterprise. All of this is also leading to new entertainment industries, new audiences and new opportunities for graduates in the 21st century. New plays such as 13.13.13 (below) from TheatreWorks were very well produced and with some of the best acting seen from wonderful casts.

I REMEMBER the moment I fell in love with theatre. I was a university student in America in 1970, and the Royal Shakespeare Company brought director Peter Brook's production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream to New York. It was a revolutionary production - the play was set within an...

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