Letters to Myself | Leeds

LETTERS TO MYSELF IS A PLAY WRITTEN BY EVERY DAY PEOPLE. When did you last sit down to hand write a letter? Sadly, the last time I did was probably on holiday in 2006. And that was only to write my friend a post card. Yet there’s something so beautiful and…

Safe House | Slung Low Leeds

I went along to The Hub in Leeds to see Safe House, written and performed by Daniel Bye. It was a work in progress preview that tackled the political issue of borders and hostile nature of them. With politics taking an unexpected turn, from Trump’s Wall to the Great Wall…

Police Cops | The Pretend Men

Thanks to Slung Low which I first visited in October, I was lucky enough to grab last minute tickets to the sold out performance of, Police Cops, at the Underground Ballroom in Leeds. And wow am I glad I didn’t miss this! Best Police Cops Ever The story is absolutely ludicrous.…

Slung Low Shorts New Short Plays | Leeds

I was super excited when Slung Low Shorts popped up on my twitter feed. Six TV writers with six original short plays within six miles of my current location (that’s a slight untruth but it works with the whole ‘six’ thing) As you can imagine, I booked the free tickets…

Kenneth Branagh’s Romeo and Juliet Live Broadcast

Romeo and Juliet You all know the story. Two star-cross’d lovers painfully wedged between two feuding families. Love and hate pitched against each other in a violent, and what becomes a deathly, dual. Kenneth Branagh’s Romeo and Juliet Live Broadcast obviously portrays this narrative but in a much more stylish…

The Audience | NTLive broadcast

WHO AM I? I have a lot of power yet no real power at all. I have great opportunities for influence with no guarantee of influence. I am the most visible woman in the world yet the most invisible. The Queen. Another Side The Audience allowed me to witness a…

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time | Leeds Grand

Christopher Have you visited a store and become overwhelmed with the vast amount of products available? Or walked down the street and felt confusion from the array of advertising shouting messages at you? Or sat in the underground where all voices and sounds seem to bounce into a symphony of…

Fourth Monkey’s Grimm Tales: Rapunzel | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Once upon a time There was a young girl who was visiting her first ever Edinburgh Fringe. She had her beau by her side and passion in her heart with excitement bubbling under the surface. She simply burst at the seems when gliding down The Royal Mile, letting the sights,…