"the gross and scope of my opinion ..." Hamlet I,1.
Monday, January 01, 2018
GOODBYE TO ALL THAT
TO ALL THAT
year turns, and the reviewing calendar is empty.
more blogs, no more double bookings, no more press night perks.
45 years and thousands of reviews, in print and online, it’s time
to hang up the “reviewing bag” - pens, notebooks, torch, cough
sweets, water – and put my feet up.
do you mean ?
brief, no new entries on this blog, except for some archive pieces,
which will be tweeted and shared in the usual way. But still the
occasional piece for other sites, adjudications for any group that
might care to commission them - and maybe Facebook mentions for the
events I shall pay to see.
thanks, of course, to all those who’ve invited me, to the
performers who’ve entertained me, the papers and the websites that
carried my words and to my driver and amanuensis, without whom I
should have given up long ago …