Blogs by Joey Batey

Wings and prayers

December 30, 2013
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Joey Batey , Mark Smeaton in Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies, writes from the wings. If you hear him shouting 'Codpiece!' don't worry. It's all part of the preparation for opening night.

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The way of Danger Ball

November 28, 2013
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This week Joey Batey, Wolf Hall's Mark Smeaton, explains the joys of Danger Ball. It's a game. Apparently.

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An idiot in brilliant clothes

November 14, 2013
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Joey Batey  is learning the lute - proving that Mark Smeaton wasn't just an idiot in brilliant clothes - and enjoying the process of bringing the smaller characters of Wolf Hall to life.

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Dances with wolves

October 28, 2013
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This week, Joey Batey gets his groove on and learns all about sex, dancing and politics.

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Taking up the Mantel

October 15, 2013
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How relevant are Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies to us today, wonders Joey. As relevant as Breaking Bad, he concludes.

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We're all doomed

October 15, 2013
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In his first blog for us about Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, Joey receives some sage advice and ponders the youthfulness of soul of the production.

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