Cuttin’ It

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The following post contains spoilers. From George Orwell to Russell T Davies, I count left-wing writers among some of my heroes. But my goodness, I wish there were more right-wing ones, for diversity’s sake. It’s tedious, being bashed over the head with right-on messages as if there’s something edgy about it. Well, here’s a newsflash, […]

Theatre review: Ken

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I never saw the famously madcap actor-writer-director Ken Campbell on stage. The closest I thought I’d come was that sketch in The Secret Policeman’s Ball (the 1979 film of the Amnesty International comedy night), in which a toy train with a fork attached runs headlong into Sylvester McCoy’s groin as part of the Ken Campbell […]