Dec 2013 - To Russia With Love: Street and Stage

12 December 2013 by Pure Radio

To Russia With Love: Street and Stage is a theatre production which aims to highlight the challenges faced by lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people in Russia.

It’s a collaboration between the Vada Theatre Company, Polari Mission and the Work in Progress Theatre Company.

Under the Rainbow spoke to Stephen Hornby, the Artistic Director with Vada. He explained what inspired the project.

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Feb 2012 - Andrew CJ Smith - Dissolved Boy

9 February 2012 by Pure Radio

Andrew CJ Smith, also known as Dissolved Boy, is a local musician and writer who has written a book.

It’s inspired by his life experiences and problems around adoption, bullying, sexuality and addiction.

Under the Rainbow heard how he’s helping turn his book into a stage play.

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