Review: Evita | Palace Theatre Manchester | Culturebean at

Evita is the poignant story of Eva Peron, a woman who rises from poverty to stardom and soon becomes the first lady of Argentina. She’s…

Crazy For You | Opera House Manchester | Culturebean …

Crazy For You is a dysfunctional love story between Bobby (Tom Chambers), a wannabe performer in New York and Polly (Charlotte Wakefield), the only woman…

10 quirky Christmas events in Manchester | Culturebean says

You can thank me later, as I have scoured the globe, and by that I mean Manchester, for ten quirky events to try this Christmas!…

My first book signing event | Val McDermid …

Val McDermid has been my favourite author since I became hooked on the Tony and Carol series over ten years ago. She recently visited Manchester and…

The Crystal Maze Manchester | What to expect …

Do you remember the Crystal Maze? Back in the nineties families would settle down in front of the TV with dinner on their laps to…

Five shows to see in Manchester | Culturebean …

If you follow my Twitter or Instagram then you’ll know that recently my life has seen a big change. We moved to Manchester as I…

Culturebean says | Museums and Theatres are using …

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…

Culturebean at | Annie get your gun! | Manchester

*Say in a Southern American drawl* Fancy a knees up? A healthy hoe down? A rootin’ tootin’ good time? If you answered yes, then hell,…