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…

The Vote | Live TV Broadcast

The Vote It was a true to life comedy, tackling current issues in real time with a mix of outstanding leading, as well as up and coming actors that made politics accessible, enjoyable and understandable. If you missed it you missed out. I give More4 a standing ovation for the…

War Horse | NTLive Broadcast

NTLive This is the crazy yet genius combination of theatre in the cinema. It’s been all the rage for a while now and I finally got my first taste of it, and with an award winning production like War Horse, I was pretty excited. Luckily I was in Pictureville Cinema…

The Perfect Murder | Manchester

An Advert Does your partners out of tune humming piss you off? Or their inhumanly loud chewing? Maybe the constant snoring is unbearable? Well forget couples counselling, what you need is to commit the perfect murder! Conspiring is the best bit and yes, Google is a great tool for that…

Teechers | Victoria Theatre Halifax

Winning I actually won tickets to see this play in a Twitter competition! So firstly, thank you to Victoria Theatre, Halifax for picking me. Pleasantries over, lets get on to a quick review of Teechers by John Godber. Firstly, yes it is called ‘Teechers’ with a double ‘e’. My spelling…

Single Sex | The Man Met Exchange

Bargain This week I skipped along to the Man Met Exchange Project at The Royal Exchange in Manchester. Ok, well I didn’t skip. I sort of camped under an umbrella, hiding from the thundering rain and trying to force my way through the wind. But if it was sunny, I…

The Rainbow Connection | 24:7 Festival

Funniest Play Easily, this was the funniest play I watched at the 24:7 Festival. It oozed humour by the bucket load. I don’t think a minute went by without at least a chuckle from the audience. As a comedy writer myself, I know how difficult it is to make people…

Peggy and the Spaceman | 24:7 Festival

First Ever This is the first family show EVER to be involved in the festival. And a magical one at that! This is a story that follows Peggy’s (and rovers) mission to meet the spaceman!  She wants to go into space to escape Mean Janine, but first has to get…