Culture

21 July 2016

Comedian Elliot Steel discusses his new show 'Netflix 'n' Steel'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My style of comedy is anecdotal and observational but I also enjoy just being silly on stage. I ...

20 July 2016

Comedian Darren Walsh discusses his new show 'S'pun'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I've been told it's very silly. The jokes are all very short, so it would probably suit audiences ...

20 July 2016

Comedian Chris Stokes discusses his new show The Man Delusion

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? It's unassuming and quite low-key. I look at social misconceptions and human behaviour as well as tell ...

20 July 2016

Comedian Anna Morris discusses her new show It's Got to be Perfect

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I'm a character comedian - so I create naturalistic but ridiculous female characters, my most popular being a ...

19 July 2016

Claire Sweeney exclusive interview - Playing Baroness Bomburst in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Gearing up to step into the much-loved role of Baroness Bomburst in the 2016-17 UK and Ireland tour of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Claire Sweeney has got an exciting few ...

15 July 2016

Hear Sheridan Smith on Funny Girl album sampler

Sheridan Smith has made her triumphant return to the stage as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl, and now an album sampler for the show has been released ahead of the ...
12 July 2016

Sara Pascoe, ‘Animal’ Review at The Lowry

I first came across Sara Pascoe in Mock of the Week and Russell Howard's Stand Up Central. She caught my attention because she looks at the world a little differently ...

12 July 2016

Exclusive interview with John Robins

What can audiences expect form your new show? They can expect a live version of our podcast and Radio X show, which I thoroughly recommend they check out so they're ...

8 July 2016

Ariana Grande to play Penny in Hairspray TV special

Ariana Grande is the latest name to be linked to the cast of an American special television event, stepping into the role of Hairspray's Penny. Taking to her Twitter account ...
5 July 2016

True Blood to become Broadway musical

It may not have been on the small screen for a couple of years now, but True Blood is a show that still has people talking and now, Oscar-winning screenwriter ...
28 June 2016

Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap review, Opera House Manchester

Is one truly a fan of murder mystery if one has never picked up an Agatha Christie novel? I'd like to think so, as I'm ashamed to say I'm one ...

23 June 2016

Bridget Everett discusses her UK debut

Bridgett Everett, is about to star in the show of the same name at the Soho Theatre in London from Monday 18th- Saturday 30th July. We caught up with her ...

20 June 2016

Hannah Norris discusses her new role in CUT

CUT is part installation, part theatre poem, part noir thriller. The audience will be sealed in an atmospheric Vault under the Waterloo railway arches and will be transported deep into ...

17 June 2016

Rufus Hound is Toad in new musical adaptation of The Wind in the Willows

Jamie Hendry and MJE Productions, in association with Theatre Royal Plymouth, have today (June 17) announced the casting for major new musical theatre adaptation of The Wind in the Willows. ...
17 June 2016

11 Things I want people to know about me by Jennie Buckman

During her time at London Guildhall and as RADA's Head of Acting, Jennie Buckman taught some of the UK's finest actors including Daniel Craig, Tom Hiddleston, Ben Whishaw (see the ...
17 June 2016

Jamie Raven's weird fan requests

Jamie Raven was asked to send a fan a pair of used underwear. The 'Britain's Got Talent' magician - who was runner-up in last year's series - has received some strange ...

16 June 2016

Exclusive: Rita Parniczky talks new solo art exhibition

Launched in January 2013, the Perrier-Jouët Arts Salon stems from the roots of the Salon in Paris, hoping to bring together like-minded people under one roof to muse on the ...

16 June 2016

Jamie Raven won his wife over with magic

Jamie Raven won over his wife's heart with his magic tricks. The 'Britain's Got Talent' magician - who narrowly missed out on taking the winning title on the popular show ...

13 June 2016

Dirty Dusting, Parr Hall, Warrington Review

Dirty Dusting tells the tale of three cleaners (Gladis, Elise and Olive) who are about to be let go from their job after years of loyal service. When a call ...
13 June 2016

Sara Pascoe discusses her new show 'Animal'

Sara Pascoe is talking to me about hoovers. Well, specifically, Henry the Hoover and his wife, Hetty. Nope, she's not comparing their cleaning powers or dust-bag capacities. She's discussing their ...

13 June 2016

Exclusive interview with Landi Oshinowo on I'm Getting My Act Together'

Landi Oshinowo from Shrek, Barnum and Sister Act is about to star in I'm Getting My Act Together on 6th July 2016. We caught up with her to talk about ...

9 June 2016

Exclusive interview with Ron Funches

Comedian Ron Funches will be at the Soho Theatre from Friday 10th June- Saturday 18th June. We caught up with him to ask him about his new show and which ...

7 June 2016

Derren Brown - 'Miracle' review, The Lowry Theatre Manchester

Before and during a Derren Brown show, you are politely asked as a journalist and reviewer not to give away any of the show's secrets. This of course isn't the ...
6 June 2016

The Hollywood Special Effects Show, Lowry Review

I like to think of myself as a movie enthusiast- I enjoy going to the cinema, taking in a film at home and most importantly I like watching the special ...
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