Category: Off The Cuff

August 15, 2018 / Off The Cuff

This blast from my highly disreputable past has found its way on to YouTube: https://youtu.be/7hMipbxQwOU    

July 26, 2017 / Off The Cuff

This is a somewhat shameless use of this website, but hell, it’s mine, so why not? For forty-three years I have been churning out writing of every known sort: plays, arts criticism, journalism, fiction, non-fiction, children’s fiction, poetry, song-lyrics and librettos. Yes, the odd book has been published, the odd…

May 28, 2017 / Off The Cuff

On Tuesday May 30 I’m lucky enough to be giving the second Jackie Orszaczky Music Lecture at the Basement. It is called meaning Each Note: Truth, Universality and Cultural Amnesia. Into it I’ll weave Jackie’s grand legacy as well as some more, er, opinionated thrusts. After my half-lecture the Jackie Orszaczky Budget…