REVIEW: Come From Away – an uplifting new musical

Come From Away is the uplifting new musical that has broken the mould and in doing so, created a smash hit. Winner of 4 Olivier Awards, including Best New Musical, this show rightly deserves its acclaim. Most of us will remember exactly what we were doing when we first saw…

Noises Off – the original comedy about a play that goes wrong

Are you a fan of A Play That Goes Wrong? If so, you need to get yourself a ticket to Noises Off. It’s the original, farcical British comedy about a play that well and truly goes belly up. Performed in three sections over two acts, we see a less than…

A big mistake watching Big the Musical

It pains me to write this particular blog post but I have to be honest, Big the Musical was bad. I went into the auditorium buzzing with excitement and left feeling saddened. I’ve watched the film countless times so maybe my bar was set too high? Or more likely, this…

Visiting the Ice Cream Museum in London

You all know I love ice cream. Milkshakes in particular. One a day keeps Gina hap-pay. Well last summer, I heard about this brand new immersive exhibition in London, which explored the wonderful world of ice-cream. I happened to be down south for work and decided to pop along before…

Four reasons why I’m not bothered that I didn’t get Hamilton tickets

Today was THE day the musical gods released general sale tickets for Hamilton, an American Musical. The London edition. Sadly, I was not among the smug pre sale paperless ticket holders. No, I was among today’s midday masses. The fans poised at their computer, or computers if they were savvy enough, to…

Museums and Theatres are using Snapchat

Snapchat, we love your ghostly little icon The yellow just pops out and makes our egos glow. It entices us to ‘snap’ selfie after selfie. Your novelty filters are an addiction. We obsess over the newbies but stay true to our favourites. Who even texts anymore? Seriously? Well guess what, this…

Dippy the Dino is going on tour from the NHM

Do you all know Dippy the dino? You do, phew great! He’s such a memorable part of a visit to the Natural History Museum dontcha think? You don’t? Noooooo. Actually, that was an overreaction. No need to worry because he’s more than likely coming to a town near you soon.…

The Play That Goes Wrong | London

Clumsy Me Like this play, I am a very clumsy person. I’ve lived in my house for five years and I still bump into walls, trip over furniture and regularly bash my elbow on the blummin’ shower screen. I also used to perform a lot on stage when I was…