Janet Moran’s performance exuded the confidence of a woman secure in her bodily attractiveness and willing to surrender to her drives, while David Pearse’s Bloom was steady, sane, thoughtful, loveable,
For those with a literary bent, with legal training, interested in censorship or with a James Joyce obsession, this book about the American trials in which Ulysses was alleged to be pornographic is an engaging and enlightening read.
Handed such a whiffy text, director Wayne Pearn took a deep breath and turned it into a play piece of encaptivating ingenuity
James Joyce was one of a long list of great writers who failed to win the Nobel Prize for Literature: Ibsen, Tolstoy, Mark Twain, Zola, Hardy, Henry James, August Strindberg….
James Joyce, and Steampunk? Circus? Vaudeville? and the squiffy liffey, and worse?
Who are the Tatty Tenors of Brisbane, and their history….
Waywords and Meansigns extends its offering of musical adaptations of Finnegans Wake
Beginners course on ‘Ulysses’, the modernist masterpiece that eludes many readers.
‘the most eloquent man in the world’
Indeed the book could be read as a salutary account of a dysfunctional family inside a happy marriage.