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‘ONCE A MAN’ screening

Last night I went to Soho House to watch the screening of ‘Once A Man’ a thought provoking film by Asim Abbasi.@illicitusproduc  Everybody went  quiet as the message hit home.  Tears were shed.  My thanks  also to @DowlingErdely

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EN5Radio/Theyoung1’s Radio Show

I had a great time being one of the presenters on last Wednesday radio show and we were pleased to have Elizabeth Blake Thomas on the show.  She is the founder and director of @BooBods and she told us all about her web site which is great.  You can open an account and you get a wall where you can post your ideas, photos, paintings .  You can submit your own films, go to workshops and enter competitions.  Don’t forget to listen in next Wednesday for our next show between 4p.m. and 6p.m.@en5theyoung1’s at The Bull Theatre.


Hi,  I am one of the presenters on EN5theyoung1’s tonight between 4 and 6 p.m.  Our guest is Elizabeth Blake-Thomas  from


Elizabeth Blake Thomas

Log on to and listen in.  Lots of chat and music.




Screening on Thursday for ‘Once a Man’  @IllicitusProduc @SohoHouse @DowlingErdely Woohoo!

As Adam’s family prepares to send him away, he is haunted by surreal memories of his past and the love of his life.


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Really looking forward to going to the screening next week of ‘Once a Man’ cast by @DowlingErdely and produced by @IllicitusProduc

Directed by  Asim Abbasi.

Once a man screening


Foyles Poetry competition for kids

When I went to the screening @LADYLUCKmovie I met Lizzie Blake Thomas and her daughter Isabella..

Lizzie has a new website called    Boo Bods is a new Children’s Charity. Its aim is to encourage creativity in all kids, breaching the gap between them and the work place.  It has lots of information and I found details of this poetry competition for kids on there.  I have sent mine in.

**Write up a storm: Foyle Young Poets 2013 0pens for entries!**

We are delighted to announce that this year’s competition will have acclaimed judges Hannah Lowe and David Morley at the helm. It is once again on the search for exciting new young poets aged 11-17. So what are you waiting for, take the chance and enter your poem!  Take a look at the full rules and information on the prizes and opportunities.

Deadline for Entries is the 31st July 2013  Enter on line or download a postal entry form from the website. 

How to enter:

The competition is free to enter. Individuals may enter more than one poem, however we strongly advise that you concentrate on drafting and redrafting your poems and send only a small selection of your very best (we suggest no more than 6-8 maximum). Remember, quality is more important than quantity! Please read the full rules carefully.





I had a lovely time at the Lady Luck screening and it was great to see everybody again.  Here is a photograph of me with the lovely Director, Jo Lewis, Breakneck Films.  Jo was great to work with and made me feel relaxed and it was all really enjoyable.

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and here is a photo of the producers , Victoria Bavister and Krissi Mcilquham from Scruffbag Productions.

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and here is a photo of the villain!

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THE PHYSICIAN coming out in December

Yay! I am so excited. Here is the latest trailer for the feature film ‘The Physician’ which is due to come out in December.  It is an epic tale and I play Rob Cole as a child and Tom Payne plays him as an adult. I can’t wait!




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Great Poster for the short film ‘Lady Luck’.  Looking forward to the screening on Sunday.






Auditioning in May for September 2013​.       SETS is a truly unique school, specialising in  the performing arts

The average class size is just 10 – 12 pupils and the maximum number  accepted  in any year group is 15.   Smaller numbers means more opportunities in both the Agency and the classroom.  See the agency show reel and our outstanding academic results.

The school is in a fully operational theatre, which also boasts large purpose built dance studios and a recording studio.  The pupils have full access to all aspects of the performing arts in group and one to one lessons, and also access to real work experience in the theatre  including marketing, front of house, stage management,  lighting & sound operation.

SETS is one of the top achieving academic schools in Barnet.
Our GCSE pass rate is outstanding, with 100% of our pupils gaining at least 8 GCSEs at A*-C grades.

The Bull Theatre

68, High Street,


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any questions or to request an application form, telephone 020 8441 5010 or email

We can now offer boarding with host families and accept International Applications!