REVIEW: Twenty Theatres to See Before You Die by Amber Massie-Blomfield

Amber Massie-Blomfield’s book explores the history of theatres from across the UK, affectionately written but also deeply researched.  “It is more than actor’s shrine: it is a symbol for everyone. It is a symbol of our need to communicate.” Sir Ian McKellen may have been talking about the campaign to save the Rose Playhouse from… Read More

Five Reasons to Visit the Underbelly Festival

Now in its 10th year along the Southbank, the Underbelly Festival is a highlight of editor Emma Clarendon’s calendar. Here’s five reasons why she loves visiting it each year…  1. There is always something for everybody to enjoy: no matter whether you love circus, comedy, cabaret or looking for some family entertainment, the Underbelly Festival caters… Read More