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Carole Woddis

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Carole Woddis has been a theatre journalist for more than 20 years. She was London theatre critic for The Herald (Glasgow) for over a decade and has written for many national and arts based publications. She has also published three books on theatre and taught Journalism to adults at both Goldsmiths and City Universities.

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The Commuter review - trouble on the main line

Nobody is more sensitive about the notion of becoming a geriatric action hero than Liam Neeson (“guys, I’m sixty-fucking-five” as he points out),...

Downsizing review - little things please little

Alexander Payne’s best-loved film is Sideways but that title may as well work for everything and anything in his oeuvre. In Election...

DVD/Blu-ray: Hounds of Love

Hounds of Love is the latest in a long line of...

The best TV to watch this week

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Leicester Comedy Festival Gala Preview Show - going from str...

In the early 1990s, a group of students at Leicester Polytechnic (now De Montfort University) staged an end-of-year comedy project. Three of them...

CD: Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons - The Age of Absurdit...

Many hard rock aficionados say that Motörhead’s greatest...

David Lodge: Writer’s Luck - A Memoir 1976-1991 review - lit...

Metaphor, metonymy, simile and synecdoche, anyone? FR Leavis, Roman Jakobson, Jacques Derrida, Frank Kermode? If any of this, and more, turns you...

Reissue CDs Weekly: Butterfly Child

The critic Simon Reynolds characterised Butterfly Child’s debut album Onomatopoeia as the sound of “vitrified everglades in J.G. Ballard’...

Nick Coleman: Voices - How a Great Singer Can Change Your Li...

Readers familiar with Nick Coleman’s 2012 memoir The Train in the Night will know before embarking on this book that the author suffered...