Game of Thrones: A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms (S8Ep2) (****)

The second instalment of the latest season came earlier this week, and boy was it worth the wait. In an episode which almost saw harmony between Sansa and Daenerys (before we were swiftly dragged back down to earth), the arrival of the white walkers at Winterfell and a little TMI from Tormund (someone hide the…

Come From Away (*****)

Currently playing at London’s Phoenix Theatre, Come From Away tells the remarkable true stories of some of the 7000 individuals whose flights were redirected to the remote town of Gander, Newfoundland on 9/11.

Showstopper! The Improvised Musical (*****)

Last night I had the absolute pleasure of watching Showstopper! The Improvised Musical at The Other Palace. This is an unusual one to review considering no two audiences will ever watch the same show, but I’m going to give it my best try!

Violet (****)

Based on Doris Betts’ novel The Ugliest Pilgrim, Violet is set in North Carolina, 1964, and follows the story of Violet Karl, a young woman with a facial disfigurement from her childhood on a quest to find her miracle and finally be healed.

True West (****)

Set in the 1980s, this twisted comedy of sibling rivalry sees Kit Harington and Johnny Flynn playing brothers pitted against each other in a bid to achieve their American dream.

Looking Back on Second Year

It is said that when time flies, it flies never to be regained. Another year of my life has gone by even quicker than the last, and for a while today I sat and thought to myself “what have you actually done this year”. Shortly after, I got thinking about what I didn’t quite achieve…

Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway

A career in musical theatre is risky; as much as it brings joy to the people in it, it is a notoriously difficult industry and when I embarked on it two years ago I thought I would be ready for everything it would throw at me – the competitive aspect, the bitchiness, the blood, sweat…