Monthly Archives: January 2017

Rescuing New Year Resolutions

As we come towards the end of the first month of a new year, we’re all normally running out of money because we got paid early in December, spent too much over Christmas and are now clinging on for payday. … Continue reading

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Nightmare

Whistling winds outside, Shadows dancing on the wall, Do not be afraid. After the darkest of nights, There will always come the morn   © Mark Davoren 2017

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The real story behind Liverpool Playhouse

As the curtain hovers ready to fall on The Star at the Liverpool Playhouse, this play – or an entertainment as writer Michael Wynne prefers to call it – which wonderfully celebrates the 150th anniversary of the site of what … Continue reading

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What is Klezmer?

I wrote a review recently for North West End about a Klezmer concert held at Manchester Jewish Museum and in my opening line I noted that very little was known of its history other than it was an Eastern European … Continue reading

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