Audiences aren't going to get rid of me. One thing I can say, with absolute certainty, is that my shows will still be performed when I'm dead, buried and forgotten. They're going to absolutely outlive me, which is a wonderful thing to think about.
My dream is to be on my boat. Or on an island. Or in my house in the country. That's my dream.
Constrained circumstances can bring the best out of you.
Having a think about whether you can afford 'this' or 'that' is a good discipline to have, to maximise what you can achieve to the highest standard.
I know I'm in the exceptional position of having money but I didn't have it for many decades.
I never know what is going to have that 'X' factor and what isn't.
I am in that glorious position where I can redesign and re-package my own work.
It horrifies me how much it costs to put on shows now, mainly due to EU regulations. The freedom to be entrepreneurial is no longer there. It's a massive business now.
An old building is like a show. You smell the soul of a building. And the building tells you how to redo it.
Sometimes, thinking on your feet can be the most creative. Constrained circumstances can bring the best out of you. Some of the most successful shows come out of shoestring invention.
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