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New blood's winning formula

... BY MOIRA PETTY A new writing star, bringing economy of expression to an affecting, lyrical turn of phrase, has been unearthed by the BBC World Service's International Playw ...

Published: Thursday 26 February 1998
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 940 | Page: Page 22 | Tags: radio review 

An anthem to the great and Gielgud

... By MORIA PETTY THE ACTING profession is notably adept at paying tribute to its own. At countless memorial services and awards ceremonies, the cult of the ego is hija ...

Published: Thursday 21 April 1994
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1288 | Page: Page 21 | Tags: radio review 

RADIO REVIEW: Something novel on air

... Something novel on air BY MOIRA PETTY Dramatic tension is the keynote of Patrick Hamilton's novels and the reason why works like Rope and Gaslight have made such effective translations to stage, scree ...

Published: Thursday 18 June 1998
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 917 | Page: Page 23 | Tags: radio review 

RADIO REVIEW: There's no sinking the Radio 5 ship

... There's no sinking the Radio 5 ship By MOIRA PETTY LIKE the orchestra playing as the ship goes down, Radio 5 is coming into its own with drama serials. Is this a bid by the doomed station, already the ...

Published: Thursday 13 January 1994
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1224 | Page: Page 19 | Tags: radio review 

Radio Review: Fat humour thin on the ground

... Fat humour thin on the ground By Moira Petty Pal is funny, OK? Or at least black comedy is often the interface between the psyche of the dieter and their attempts to keep afloat in a thin world. But w ...

Published: Thursday 25 February 1999
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 913 | Page: Page 26 | Tags: radio review 

Radio Review: American epic is full of beauty

... American epic is full of beauty BY MOIRA PETTY The towering themes of East of Eden (R4, from Sunday, February 27) made for one of the most satisfying Classic Serial adaptions. Elia Kazan's film starri ...

Published: Thursday 02 March 2000
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 897 | Page: Page 23 | Tags: radio review 

Radio Review: This femme was fatally good

... This femme was fatally good By Moira Petty There was sex and something approaching shopping (the eponymous queen petulantly trying on 30 dresses from her wardrobe) in a stunning reworking of Jean Raci ...

Published: Thursday 22 June 2000
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 914 | Page: Page 21 | Tags: radio review 

Radio Review: A touching story of filial duty

... A touching story of filial duty BY MOIRA PETTY Michael Mears is the Aiec Guinness of afternoon drama. Like Guinness in Kind Hearts and Coronets, Mears took every role in Stow Train to Woking (R4, Wedn ...

Published: Thursday 06 July 2000
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 931 | Page: Page 22 | Tags: photographs  radio review 

RADIO REVIEW: Mystery is a weak tribute

... Mystery is a weak tribute BY MORIA PEETY Anniversaries of eminent births, deaths and probably barmitzvahs, give the semblance of themed programming in radio drama. Recently we have had Harold Pinter's ...

Published: Thursday 09 November 2000
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 815 | Page: Page 24 | Tags: radio review 

Radio Review: Drama to top the year's best

... Drama to top the year's best BY MOIRA PETTY There have been few dramas this year as engaging as James Friel's dramatisation of Iris Murdoch's dark novel of human frailties, A Falrty Honourable Defeat ...

Published: Thursday 21 December 2000
Newspaper: The Stage
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 926 | Page: Page 29 | Tags: radio review