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[UK-Scotland] John Byrne fumes at Scotland's theatre smoking ban

ONE of Scotland’s best-known artists and playwrights has condemned the country’s anti-smoking legislation, arguing that the ban in theatres amounts to censorship. ... His letter was co-signed by a number of high-profile supporters, including playwright
The Scotsman (uk)
added Mar 17, 2013 11:26

[UK] Canning Town pupils learn about the dangers of smoking shisha

Rokeby School, in Canning Town, welcomed the NHS Theatre Forum to their school, a group of students from Newham Sixth Form College (NewVIc), who used different forms of drama to get their message across.
Newham Recorder (uk)
added Feb 8, 2013 11:52

[Minnesota] Legislator wants to ban actors from smoking on stage

A state senator wants to outlaw actors from puffing away as part of plays. Democratic Sen. Barb Goodwin of Columbia Heights introduced her bill doing that on Thursday.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 18, 2013 07:53

[Pakistan] APWA, Pfizer organise anti-smoking play

All Pakistan Women Association (APWA) in collaboration with Pfizer organised a theater play entitled ‘Zehreela Dhuwan’ with Sheema Kirmani, featuring smoking prevention and cessation in women here at APWA Auditorium on Saturday evening.
Daily Times (pk)
added Jan 13, 2013 23:47

Plot thickens after Israeli court forbids actors to smoke on stage

Israeli actors won’t be able to smoke on stage during a performance after the country’s Supreme Court has reversed the lower court decision allowing artists to smoke occasionally if it’s written into the play.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Dec 4, 2012 12:35

[UK-Scotland] All puffed up! Actors demand right to escape e-cigs ban ($$)

SHOWBIZ bosses want actors to dodge any future ban on e-cigs — so their characters can smoke on stage.
Scottish Sun (uk)
added May 11, 2015 10:40

[Washington] LETTER: Smoking sullies Fox concert

I attended the March 14 Widespread Panic concert at the Fox Theater. Imagine my alarm when those around me, and throughout the entire theater, began to light up both marijuana and tobacco cigarettes...Isn’t the theater worth protecting just as much as th
The Spokesman-Review
added Mar 28, 2015 07:54

VIDEO: On A Clear Day You Can See Forever

Streisand is Daisy Gamble, a kooky chain-smoker desperate to kick the habit. She finds the perfect cure in the form of Dr. Chabot (Yves Montand), a psychiatrist who uses hypnosis. When Daisy goes into a trance, however, she can regress into past liv
New York Times
added Mar 8, 2015 08:32

[UK] Report: Lindsay Lohan Seeks Hypnotherapy to Give Up Smoking

The actress and co-producer of "The Canyons" wanted to treat her nicotine addiction before she performs in David Mamet's play, "Speed-the-Plow", from September 24 to November 29 at the Playhouse Theatre in London.
Aces Showbiz
added Sep 2, 2014 13:20

[UK] LETTER: Bring the curtain down on cigarettes in theatres

We do not expect to see real bullets used in shooting scenes, so why should we endure real smoke? After all, the latter causes more deaths than the former, albeit more slowly. With modern electronic cigarettes emitting pseudo-smoke, the use of real cigare
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 1, 2014 14:35
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