I was lucky enough to watch the students (and staff) in action at the Arnold Hill Academy Shining Brightly Showcase. The show was jam packed with talent including rock bands, beautiful singers and amazing dancers.[…]
It’s the most wonderful time of the year again, I was very fortunate to go along and see this year’s pantomime at the Theatre Royal which is Beauty and the Beast this time around.
A far cry from my usually, giggle-filled theatre trips, I went to see The Little Mermaid at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal – Northern Ballet’s world première of this well known Hans Christian Anderson fairytale. If you[…]
Anyone who knows me knows that my favourite thing is laughing, my next favourite thing is the theatre, so to combine the two is just heaven for me.
Much loved classic ‘My Fair Lady’ has come to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal. Nottingham Operatic Society’s adaptation is on stage this week featuring favourites such as ‘I could have danced all night’ and ‘Wouldn’t it be[…]
The West Bridgford nightlife scene was once so popular, which is why many people were disappointed when some of the most frequented bars closed their doors for good. But, bringing some new and interesting food[…]
I had love The Addams Family as a child, the original tv series I mean, ye olde black and white, which is why I thought I would love to go and see a stage version…
Of course I had heard of Funny Girl, but not yet familiarised myself with the film, so I was open-minded and unbiased in my night out at the Theatre Royal to go and watch it.[…]
Based on writer Ayub Khan’s childhood experiences, East is East is a light-hearted (albeit with serious undertones) look at the life of an “Anglo-English, Eurasian” family in the 1970’s – seen through the eyes of[…]
I wanted to see this last year but I missed out, so I was very happy to get the chance to finally see ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time‘ at the Theatre[…]
John Steinbeck‘s classic novel ‘The Grapes of Wrath‘ has come to the Nottingham Playhouse. If you know the book well, you will know it’s not the most uplifting of stories you can read, if you[…]
The heavens have shone upon us and given us Sister Act, the UK tour. The musical is currently touring the UK with Alexandra Burke billed as the lead character ‘Deloris Van Cartier – AKA Sister[…]
Ben McKelvey is an up and coming singer/songwriter who has recently toured with The Overtones for their “Christmas with the Overtones” tour.
Christmas is my favourite time of year, and the festive panto comes hand in hand with the Christmas celebrations for most people. This year, for me, it was the turn of Jack and the Beanstalk[…]
After an extensive delay to the show, a restless audience were finally allowed into the auditorium. I was happy to be seeing the show so I wasn’t too bothered by the delay personally.
I enjoy my trips to the theatre, it’s such a wonderful treat to see lovely performances and shows, but I have only been to one ballet before so I was really looking forward to seeing[…]
Who doesn’t know the Sound of Music? What I didn’t know though, was that it was based on true events of the real Von Trapp family! I thought it was one of those lovely cheer[…]
No, I haven’t been living under a rock, I have never seen ‘Chicago’ – the production nor the film! “How can that be?!” I have been questioned. I am not sure of the reason why,[…]
I love a good whodunnit…who doesn’t?! So I was looking forward to seeing the 3rd play for this year’s Classic Thriller Season at the Theatre Royal “Father Brown: The Curse of the Invisible Man”.
After a tiring day of packing and travelling with kids and dogs in tow, I wasn’t up for cooking any evening meals…besides, I am on holiday which means someone else can do the cooking.