Disclaimer: I don’t know which theatre this photo is from but © Mark McQuade/Flickr I have worked in a few theatres now across Scotland; backstage as a dresser, upstairs in marketing and, most importantly for this post, front of house as … Continue reading Badly behaved theatre audiences
Each year we are blessed with the wonderful programme that is Strictly Come Dancing. I’ve watched the show for as long as I can remember because there ain’t nothing better than dancing and I get to see professional dancers, interesting … Continue reading Drop the Strictly drama!
This post is a reminder for myself for when I have another one of those 4th year meltdowns, which will inevitably happen a few more times within the next 7 months. If any of my 4th year pals are also … Continue reading For those 4th year meltdowns…
I have been to the cinema three times in two weeks which is quite a lot for me. Each film was very different but all great in their own ways. Firstly I had the comedy of satirical thriller A Simple Favour, … Continue reading I’ve seen some good films recently…
In my marketing lecturer the other day we were shown this quote and it got my mind racing because it’s so true. That plus the new Stacey Dooley documentary plus my observations at work and in the world have got … Continue reading Society is a bit screwed up, huh?
Biffy Clyro have been my favourite band since I was old enough to truly choose a favourite band for myself. When I was around 13 I really got into them listening back on their older albums, particularly attaching myself to … Continue reading Mon the Biff!
Atypical is a Netflix original series that I really love. I just finished watching the second season and I feel pretty happy and here’s why. It’s a great show that follows our main guy Sam who is growing up, just … Continue reading Atypical on Netflix
Well here we are, 3 years of university have flown by and I’m about to start my final year – so how do I feel about it? Honestly I’m just ready to get on with it, I’m not particularly nervous … Continue reading Final year of university!
One of the major ideas that has really stuck with me after seeing various works at the Fringe is the idea of progress and why we’re still waiting. Many Fringe shows depict incidences from the past and make a comment … Continue reading Progress? | Thoughts on the Fringe
It’s August now and other than the huge, excitingly, tiring adventure that comes with living in Edinburgh during the Fringe, it marks the milestone of my second year of blogging. I still enjoy having this blog as a place to … Continue reading My blog’s 2nd birthday!