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AofA People: Mat Fraser – Actor, Writer, Musician

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mat Fraser is a disabled actor, writer, and musician, who’s been in American Horror Story: Freak Show, His Dark Materials, Silent Witness, and played Richard III on stage in 2017. His writing has been sometimes awarded, and recently, published. His solo show “Cabinet of Curiosities: How Disability Was Kept in a Box”, won the UK’s Observer […]

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AofA People: Tom Morley – Drummer, Storyteller, Personal Development Leader

Reading Time: 2 minutes Tom Morley, 63, used to be in Scritti Pollitti and is now a drummer/story teller who runs a team building company. Here he gives brilliantly frank answers to our questions. WHAT IS YOUR NAME? Tom Morley WHAT IS YOUR AGE? 63 WHERE DO YOU LIVE? Isleworth WHAT DO YOU DO? I run a teambuilding company, […]

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The Culture Interview – Duncan Alldridge, ‘Improv’ teacher, writer, performer.

Reading Time: 10 minutes Author of ‘Losing It: How We Popped Our Cherry Over the Last 80 Years’, Kate Monro has been taking Duncan Alldridge’s ‘improv’ classes ‘Playing on the Edge’. She described the experience as being ‘transformational’ in terms of her life. Here she decides to ask her teacher some questions. It is surely no mistake that every […]

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AofA People: Adrian Reith – Life Coach

Reading Time: 2 minutes Adrian Reith and his partner Judy are the creators of Act3 – How To Live A Better Life After 50. Already a Guardian Masterclass (the next one is on September 20th), they are currently fundraising to produce a book that is available on pre-order. WHAT IS YOUR NAME? Adrian Reith WHAT IS YOUR AGE? 62 WHERE […]

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Paul Atherton – Film & TV Producer/Writer/Actor

Reading Time: 4 minutes Paul Atherton, 49, is a film and television producer plus much more. He’s also homeless! Here he tells us what he’s achieved while being homeless, as well as explaining that he stopped being monogamous at 30… WHAT IS YOUR NAME? Paul Atherton HOW OLD ARE YOU? 49 WHERE DO YOU LIVE? Heathrow Airport (or in […]

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Mythmaker

Reading Time: < 1 minute This myth you make now, this soup of old bones, stretches like a necklace of islands strung out over a watery grave, a garland of ancestors, begging, pleading, healing. And what you do now cascades up and down your family line and stems an evolutionary tide that washed up waves of curses and vows, which […]