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Oceans Apart reviewed: a daring exposé of Pacific rugby

This shocking and impactful documentary is a must watch for all rugby fans. Created by former Samoa player, Dan Leo, who was dropped from the national team for being too outspoken on the issues of corruption within the union, Oceans Apart shows the almost dystopian position of Pacific Island rugby players, stuck between a union […]

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Culture Theatre

South Pacific

Image courtesy of Darren Coutts. The return of Rodger and Hammerstein’s beloved 1940’s classic, conducted under the direction of Edinburgh’s Gilbert and Sullivan Society, was a typical representation of American post-war theatre: schmoozing, peppy and unapologetically camp. Yet for all its trimmings and displays of comically choreographed dance routines, The Church Hill Theatre was not […]