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Magic Circle – London preview

Tickets are available for the London preview of Kim Newman’s new play Magic Circle at the Hospital Club on August 4th.  Other tour dates listed here.

Rare Kim Newman songwriting effort unearthed …

Here’s ‘I Hope You Die’, written by Brian Smedley and Kim Newman for the 1987 musical musical Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! Rock! (aka Rock! x 27), which also featured work by Eugene Byrne and Neil Gaiman. It was recorded by one of Brian’s many bands, The Funbunnies.  Other hits from the show included ‘Memphis, Ohio’, ‘Stand On Me’, ‘Ronnie … Continue reading

Magic Circle – poster reveal …

First official poster for my play …

My new play – Magic Circle

More details about my play Magic Circle are posted on the Brother Wolf Theatre site.  Watch this space for further announcements. “Circa 1970 – the Dawn of the Age of Ophiuchus, as faddish mysticism becomes something more dangerous. In a room in Calme Manor, blooded by an appalling ritual, a protective chalk circle has been … Continue reading