REVIEW: Jersey Boys the Musical

Oh what a night, late January back in 2019. The sixties sensations, Jersey Boys, are back in Manchester and ready to charm. My mum and dad actually fought over who would come as my plus one. I’m not joking. I should have known it’d cause an argument. Passed down from…

My top five shows of 2018

I managed to see an all time record breaking 25 shows in 2018! I think that’s quite a lot. Narrowing down my favourites was a really difficult task and I changed the list several times whilst writing it! First up, you all know I’m a Musical geek, so most are…

REVIEW: The Band the Musical | The Lowry

I genuinely thought I would hate this musical. Great start to a review Gina. Seriously though. I don’t consider myself a Take That fan but I’m pleased to report, I LOVED The Band Musical! Take That were of my decade, but really more my big sisters gig than mine. I…

REVIEW: First timer at the Rocky Horror Show | Opera House Manchester

I’ve broken my Rocky Horror virginity. That’s right. This was my first experience of the cult show and I was very excited to see what all the fuss was about. I invited my friend Michelle, a Rocky expert, to hold my hand along the way. Within seconds of the invite,…

Magical Christmas Movie Experience at Mayfield Depot

I love Christmas. The winter chill, warm fires, twinkling lights and family gatherings make it the most wonderful time of year. And what is Christmas without a feel good festive film? Well, the Magical Christmas Movie Experience has revived the best xmas movies of all time and I was invited…

REVIEW: Cinderella Panto | Opera House, Manchester

It’s Panto season, which means it’s Christmas time! Now, I know a pantomime is a bit like marmite. Bitter and over powering. Oh no, I mean you love them or hate them. That’s the one. I sit firmly in the ‘love’ camp wearing my horrible knit jumper and scoffing a…

REVIEW: Wicked | Palace Theatre Manchester

What is this feeling, so sudden and new? I felt the moment I laid eyes on you. It was autumn of 2006 when I fell in love with Wicked. I studied Musical Theatre at college and within the first month we had to brave a solo performance. Struggling for ideas,…

Manchester based gifts guide for culture lovers

Looking for gifts in Manchester? Look no further. Manchester is quickly becoming the cultural hot spot of the UK! From the Northern Quarter to Salford Quays, the city boasts a huge amount of attractions and opportunities. So for this gift guide I have rounded up 10 awesome presents based in…