Theatre: Red Velvet

source   Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, 1833. Edmund Kean, the greatest actor of his generation, has collapsed on stage whilst playing Othello. A young black American actor has been asked to take over the role. But as the public riot…

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Theatre: Wonder.land at The National Theatre

Theatre: Wonder.land at The National Theatre

Wonder.land is the classic tale of Alice in Wonderland as you’ve never seen it before.  This musical adaptation takes this Victorian tale and brings it bang into the middle of the 21st century.  In this version, …
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Theatre: The Distance

Theatre: The Distance

All photo’s courtesy of Sheffield Theatres As some of you may know before I had a career change two years ago, I used to work in theatre.  For several years I worked as a lighting and stage engineer and …
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Flaunt Your Haunt: York

Flaunt Your Haunt: York

If there’s something you may have gathered about me by now it’s that I have some really Yorkshire pride!  Being from Yorkshire has always felt like more than just a fact, it’s an identity, and there …
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Distant World and comic book stores, my geeky weekend in London!

Distant World and comic book stores, my geeky weekend in London!

For a Yorkshire girl I sure do spend a lot of time in London!  In fact I’m there 3 weekends this month!  The first of these last weekend was slightly different, I headed down with my for a …
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