Culturebean at | Billy Elliot the Musical | Alhambra …

Everyone has a talent. You don’t choose it. It chooses you. It might be something that frustrates you to the core. Something that makes you…

Culturebean at | Sleeping Beauty | Matthew Bourne

Gothic Retelling This ballet was a Gothic adaptation of Sleeping Beauty, that entered into a supernatural world and distinctly left the Disney one. I was…

Culturebean at | Dirty Dancing the Musical | Manchester

Dirty Dancing the Musical It delivered everything you would expect. Every memorable, and even the not so memorable moments were replicated in the show. From…

Culturebean at | Bodyguard the Musical | Alhambra Bradford

WOW Bodyguard the musical took all of my expectations, bundled them up and threw them out of this world. I was not prepared for such…

Culturebean at | Derren Brown | Alhambra Bradford

Miracle This was a last minute theatre trip that I had the highest expectations of. I’ve heard only great things about this great man and…

Culturebean at | An interview with Edward Scissorhands | …

The performance Edward was endearing, innocent and uplifting from the moment he shuffled on stage. All of the impressive scenes from the film were captured…

Culturebean at | Buddy Holly | Alhambra Bradford

N.B. This is not an extract from the play. It is an original piece that I wrote.  Script Date – May 1957 Location – KDAV…

Culturebean at | Cabaret (UK Tour) | Alhambra Bradford

Setting Cabaret the UK Tour jazz danced its political booty straight into the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford last September. I was lucky enough to park my…