Ted Sod: Why did you choose to direct Machinal?
Lyndsey Turner: I first read Machinal when I was at university: I was struck by the boldness of the writing, the way Treadwell follows, with brutal inexorable logic, the journey of an unremarkable woman through a series of encounters which lead her to commit a remarkable act. The play is a brilliant account of the impact of mechanization and industrialization on American society, as well a forensic and unflinching portrait of a young woman in crisis. (more...)
SodaStream, the leading manufacturer and distributor of home carbonation beverage systems, today announced the launch of SodaStream Caps in the US. SodaStream Caps are the Company's first ever flavor concentrates in a single-use capsule. Smart, small and made from 100 per cent recyclable materials, these specially designed and patent-pending capsules are a breakthrough innovation for the home soda making category. (more...)