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THIS WEEK'S MUSINGS

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Absinthe: time to get naughty!March 31, 2017 7:36 pm·By Craig Young Some of us Brits love a little vulgarity from time to time, especially the northerners amongst us. So I was wonderfully shocked and surprised when I went to see “Absinthe” at LA LIVE. The production is a variation on the Vegas show, some elements remain but with a few new acts thrown in. Playing in the roof of a car park in downtown LA. this politically incorrect show will have you wowed, rolling with laughter and gasping and what comes next. Absinthe is to Cirque du Soleil, as Toscars is to the Oscars. A nonsensical fun parody, that’s a little bit rude, (okay, a lot rude!) The setting is a cross between a circus and nightclub, with cocktail servers plying you with drink while the MC gets rowdy with the audience. One of my favourite routines was the roller skating pair. What they can do with their bodies is truly remarkable and nail biting to say the least: all in all it’s a really great night out and we’ve managed to …

MEET A MEMBER - NATALIE FROST

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Meet a Member: Natalie FrostMarch 31, 2017 7:37 pm· Meet Natalie Frost from London who moved to LA from New York just over a year ago to pursue acting. Was there a particular reason you chose LA? I think it was a combination of reasons; I’ve trained and worked in the theatre for so long, and it will always be my passion. Before the move to LA, I played Clare in the world premiere of Martin Casella’s ‘The Report’ in New York. Being part of such a wonderful production, and telling such a powerful story is the reason I wanted to be an actor in the first place. But I got to a point in my career where I wanted to explore opportunities in film and TV, and there didn’t seem a better place than LA to do that.  It’s always been a city that has fascinated me, and when I eventually did visit for the first time, it was like a breath of fresh air. Three months later I moved over. I can be very impulsive like that…the weather helps too! I moved here from New York and those winters were really startin…

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