Category Archives: Theatre

What shall I do?

I frequently wake up on a Sunday morning with no real plans and as a result the day drifts.  Come early evening, lots of ideas about what I could have done keep popping into my head and I feel frustrated … Continue reading

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Theatre review: She Stoops to Conquer

Written by Oliver Goldsmith (14th April 2012 – National Theatre, London) The National Theatre is very popular and usually sold out so I was very lucky to get this ticket at the last minute. The play is set, I believe, … Continue reading

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Theatre review: One Man, Two Guvnors

 Theatre Royal, Haymarket, London – 21st March 2012 I overlooked this play when it was at the National, then I started reading fantastic reviews when it transferred.  James Corden was tweeting about his role in it, Stephen Fry (I think) … Continue reading

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Theatre review: The Pitmen Painters

Written by Lee Hall and performed at the Duchess Theatre, London, on 25th February 2012. If I’d known exactly what this play was about I doubt I would have gone to see it so I’m really glad that I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Theatre review: Swallows and Amazons

Vaudeville Theatre, London – 12th January 2012 I never read Swallows and Amazons as a child, which is surprising since I munched my way through so many books.  I can picture it through, a pale yellow cover protected in an … Continue reading

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