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Review: Phoenix Theatre’s ‘The Duchess of Malfi’

 I’d heard about Webster’s 17th century drama The Duchess of Malfi, but had never read the script or seen a production of the play before watching Phoenix Theatre’s adaptation on Thursday night at Mark Hillery Theatre, Collingwood College. One might imagine melodramatic soliloquies, lavish and flamboyant Renaissance costumes, larger-than-life characters and emotions. Instead, I was presented with a […]

Damage Done

Three poems by Simon Fearn explore time, mortality and failed relationships.