Samuel Beckett

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Name: Samuel Beckett
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Ireland’s greatest and brightest – the nation’s Nobel laureates (IrishCentral)

From world class writers, such as Samuel Beckett, to peace keepers and pioneers of science the Irish who have been internationally praised.Photo by: WikimediaNobel Prizes are awarded annually to individuals and organizations who make outstanding contributions ... [Published Irish Central - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 3 reports

Beckett's letters to Barbara Bray: 'Hammer hammer adamantine words'

Samuel Beckett … 'work your head off and sleep at any price and leave the rest to the stream'. Photograph: Reg Lancaster/ "If it is a trickle of sad phrases it is because I am sad and tired and coming to an end, don't talk to me for God's sake about the ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 26 2014]
Entities: Samuel Beckett, Cotton
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Mark Binder: i confess, i can't get enough of my new iPhone6

Would you pay a thousand dollars for a toy? I think I just did, when I bought an iPhone6.OK, so it wasn’t really $1,000. The phone cost about $750, plus a year warranty and a Bluetooth headset. Whoa — did I just pay $750 for a thin piece of metal that’s ... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Nancy Robinette and Her 'Miss Daisy'

The space—a bare room with a table and chairs, no decorations on the wall in the Shakespeare Theatre’s rehearsal studio near Eastern Market—seems the ideal setting for an interview with Nancy Robinette. She is here to rehearse her role as Daisy Werthan ... [Published Georgetowner - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Samuel Beckett's 'Happy Days' - still relevant after 50 years

He might not have been the jolliest of men, but Samuel Beckett didn't really need to crack jokes.Instead, the Irishman was famed for the unsettling, pitch-black humour of his dramas.Waiting For Godot followed two characters, Vladimir and Estragon, waiting, ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 24 2014]
Entities: Samuel Beckett
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Nothing to be done?

“Nothing to be done!” utters Samuel Beckett’s character Estragon in desperation in the play Waiting for Godot. Estragon is trying to remove his boot and, failing repeatedly, gives up exhausted. The despair in Beckett’s play contrasts starkly with the ... [Published Daily Times - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 4 reports

STC's Waiting for Godot going to London

IT was the most sought after ticket at the Sydney Theatre Company last season, and now Hugo Weaving and Richard Roxburgh will reprise their Waiting for Godot roles on a London stage. THE renowned tragic-comedy, directed by Cate Blanchett's husband Andrew ... [Published NEWS.com.au - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Critically acclaimed Samuel Beckett masterpiece Not I comes to The Lowry

The reputation and influence of Irish playwright Samuel Beckett, who died in 1989, seem greater now than ever before.When I ask actor Lisa Dwan what she thinks the reasons for this might be, she genuinely seems to have an answer: “Someone once said to ... [Published Manchester Evening News - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Thirteen Ways of Looking at Samuel Beckett

How Samuel Beckett Used Language to Stage the Invisibleby Heather McHugh 1. "Words were my only love and not many." (Beckett) 2. je voudrais que mon amour meure qu'il pleuve sur le cimetière et les ruelles où je vais pleurant celle qui crut ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Seattle's First Samuel Beckett Theater Festival Is Under Way

Seattle's First Samuel Beckett Theater Festival Is Under Way—Here's the Scheduleby Brendan Kiley We're in the midst of a citywide Samuel Beckett blitz—everything from major theater artists taking on Waiting for Godot to upstart theater companies staging ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 3 reports

Apple expected to launch iPhone 6 later today

Technology experts will get the first look at the new Apple iPhone later in the US.  The iPhone 6 is expected to have a star studded launch, with much speculation that U2 will be making an appearance.It is understood that a shoot involving U2 on the Samuel ... [Published Newstalk - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 2 reports

It Looks Like U2 Will Launch The iPhone 6

The rumors make a lot of sense. U2 has a longtime relationship with Apple. That relationship got stronger after Apple acquired Beats, run by producer Jimmy Iovine. Iovine produced two of U2's albums. was held on the Samuel Beckett Bridge in Ireland last ... [Published Business Insider - Sep 04 2014]

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Ireland’s greatest and brightest – the nation’s... [Published Irish Central - 2 hours ago]
Opinion: Stand-Up Comedy is North is in rude he... [Published Inside Ireland - 14 hours ago]
Dolenz, DeWitt in Ivoryton Playhouse premiere o... [Published Examiner.com - 19 hours ago]
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Playing With Consistency Inconsistency: Jeff Va... [Published Pop Matters - Sep 29 2014]
Beckett's letters to Barbara Bray: 'Hammer hamm... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 26 2014]
Beckett's letters to Barbara Bray: 'Hammer hamm... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 26 2014]
Beckett's letters to Barbara Bray: 'Hammer hamm... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 26 2014]
Kevin Kline, Maggie Smith electrifying in 'My O... [Published Worcester Telegram & Gazette - Sep 26 2014]
Mark Binder: i confess, i can't get enough of m... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 26 2014]
Nancy Robinette and Her 'Miss Daisy' [Published Georgetowner - Sep 26 2014]
'Lost' sci-fi comedy from the '80s to be shown ... [Published Florida Times-Union - Sep 25 2014]
Dear Tennessee Williams … Peter Brook’s letters... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 25 2014]
Laurel middle school reaching for global academ... [Published Gazette.net - Sep 25 2014]
Forensic exam begins on €80m cocaine haul yacht [Published Irish Times - Sep 25 2014]
€80m drugs yacht busted: Men quizzed over massi... [Published Irish Mirror - Sep 24 2014]
10 Greatest Irish Actors in Hollywood [Published Buzzle.com - Sep 24 2014]
Samuel Beckett's 'Happy Days' - still relevant ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 24 2014]
Bruno Latour and Company Tackles Climate Change... [Published Broadway World - Sep 24 2014]
Nothing to be done? [Published Daily Times - Sep 24 2014]
Actor Julian Sands Celebrates Pinter’s Legacy [Published Emory Wheel - Sep 23 2014]
100 Best Novels, in Translation, Since 1900 [Published CounterPunch - Sep 22 2014]
Actor Mitch Agruss honored with Lifetime Achiev... [Published Davis Enterprise - Sep 22 2014]
If you do one thing this week... applaud Aoife ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 22 2014]
Spectator competition: poets’ selfies (plus: li... [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Sep 21 2014]
Frank Auerbach: Constable, Turner and me [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 21 2014]
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Fleet-wide check under way after asbestos found... [Published TheJournal.ie - Sep 20 2014]
The Perfect Day in Dublin [Published Examiner.com - Sep 20 2014]
Mark O’Rowe on the power to shock – and feel [Published Irish Times - Sep 20 2014]
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An Awesome Actor Does a Free Reading from a Cra... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 15 2014]
Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days is the one where the lady is partially buried in a pile of dirt the whole time onstage. It’s boundlessly strange and great, and tonight at Solo, New Century Theatre Company treats us all to a free reading featuring the ...
An Excerpt from ‘Happy Days’ [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 15 2014]
An awesome actor does a free reading from a crazy-ass playby Bethany Jean Clement Samuel Beckett’s Happy Days is the one where the lady is partially buried in a pile of dirt the whole time onstage. It’s boundlessly strange and great, and tonight at ...
How Do You Pronounce "Godot," Anyway? [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 11 2014]
John Ulman WAITING FOR GODOT Todd Jefferson Moore and Darragh Kennan. How do you pronounce "Godot"? Some Beckett specialists, like British director Sean Mathias (who directed the Broadway revival of Waiting for Godot with Ian McKellan and Patrick ...
Welcome to Fall A&P [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 10 2014]
Fall A&P Table of Contents MadArt in South Lake Union What are they doing in there? by Jen Graves The Fall Is Hard—But Don't Get All Sad About It On the changing of the seasons, Percy Shelley's poetry, paintings of Adam and Eve, the music ...
Seattle's First Samuel Beckett Theater Festival... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Sep 10 2014]
Seattle's First Samuel Beckett Theater Festival Is Under Way—Here's the Scheduleby Brendan Kiley We're in the midst of a citywide Samuel Beckett blitz—everything from major theater artists taking on Waiting for Godot to upstart theater companies staging ...
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