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Feed The Beast – New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich

Writer: Steve Thompson Director: Peter Rowe Reviewer: Glen Pearce On election night, what could be more appropriate than a new play looking behind the famous black doors of Number 10 Downing Street. Steve Thompson’s play, however, doesn’t look at the current election campaign, instead looks at a fictional Prime Minister’s relationship with the media. In an age where personality and ...

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INTERVIEW: Steve Thompson on writing Feed The Beast

As the politicians embark on last minute campaigns to secure those final votes, Birmingham Rep and The New Wolsey Theatre’s co-production of political comedy Feed The Beast prepares to open in Ipswich. Writer Steve Thompson spoke to Glen Pearce about the play. How would you sum up Feed The Beast in just one sentence? It’s a fascinating insight into the ...

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Feed The Beast – The STUDIO, Birmingham REP

Writer: Steve Thompson Director: Peter Rowe Reviewer: Selwyn Knight Michael Goodlad is a man with fire in his belly. Recently elected leader of his party and Prime Minister, halfway through a parliament, he has an agenda for change and no-one is going to prevent its delivery. Not interested in being liked, he cares passionately about policy, reforming education and the ...

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