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Wednesday 15 September 1999
Sean O'Casey's Juno and the Paycock was once described as the greatest play in English since the days of Elizabeth I. But how much of its florid passion stemmed from the playwright's life, asks his biographer, Garry O'Connor
Sunday 08 November 1998
NAIL VARNISH is instant fashion in a bottle that won't break the bank. There is evidence that as far back as 4,000 years ago manicures took place in southern Babylonia, and manicure instruments have been found Egypt's royal tombs. Body decoration, including henna as a stain for fingernails and toenails, has been practised across the world for centuries.
Wednesday 07 October 1998
Round-up: AUTUMN SEASON CITIZENS THEATRE GLASGOW
Saturday 15 August 1998
Men are becoming more feminine. Maybe it's the kind of thing only a woman would spot, because the men succumbing to the lure of sarongs, trendy flip-flops, moisturisers, colourless mascara, eyeliner, and nail varnish don't see their activities as anything other than normal.
Sunday 02 March 1997
... then maybe nail varnish for men is not as naff as it sounds, says Dominic Lutyens
Saturday 28 September 1996
We asked three women who use cosmetics every day to try out some of the new make-up products for us. Each tester was given a selection of nail colours, lipsticks, and eye shadows. Their brief was to examine not just the performance of the make-up, but also the packaging, with comments from friends or colleagues. Melanie Rickey reports
Friday 15 March 1996
Pinter's The Homecoming takes place in the large, knocked-through sitting room of an old house in north London. Thanks to the width of the main stage and an odd design by Frank Flood, the revival at the Leicester Haymarket seems, by contrast, to be unfolding in a converted Thirties cinema foyer. That said, there is a fair amount to recommend in Ben Barnes's darkly comic, tautly paced, yet unhurried production.
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