Getting to Know Palma

Some might think that your best friend going to study abroad for a year would put a spanner in the works in terms of having a catch up, I certainly did when I found out Carys was jetting off to Berlin last summer. Ironically we’ve actually seen more of each other living in two different…

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!

Warner Bros Studio Tour – London

Having lived in London for most of my life, I’ve always taken for granted what an incredible city it is. Lately I’ve been trying to be more of a tourist in my own city and have been exploring some of the sights I walk past every day. Just before Christmas I took a trip to…

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.

A Long Weekend In Berlin

Berlin was unlike any city I’ve been to before. The clearest way I can think of describing it is as thought you’re stepping straight back in time. There was a real 90s era feel to the city in terms of clothing, architecture etc. and for a while I was unsure whether I loved or hated…

Pride London and the World Cup

Having lived in London all my life, I’m the first to admit that despite being one of the most incredible cities in the world, it has a certain stigma for being grey, grumpy and gloomy a lot of the time, which is why the events of the past few weeks have been so baffling to…