Coming up in 2017…

Whilst obviously we all remain hopeful that this year isn’t going to be as bad as last year, it’s probably a good idea to distract ourselves with art and escape into Theatreland. And luckily it seems to be shaping up rather nicely! I already have quite a few nights booked up to keep you interested […]

Read More Coming up in 2017…

Richard II

The Barbican has been running a season entitled ‘King and Country‘ since 7 November last year – a set of Shakespeare’s history plays charting the tumultuous years that preceded, and set up, the Wars of the Roses (Richard II, Henry IV parts 1 & 2, and Henry V). They have been playing individually in almost […]

Read More Richard II

Coming up in 2016…

As I’ve managed to accidentally fall in love with the second Sunny cast (oops), I’ll now be going to that more often than I’d initially anticipated… But that doesn’t mean I’ll be letting everything else fall by the wayside! There are a few things that I want to see more than once, but hopefully there’s […]

Read More Coming up in 2016…

“And the winner is…”

This time last week, a group of Afternooners (myself included, of course) was at the Prince of Wales Theatre in the heart of London’s Theatreland for the Miss Saigon Awards. Oops, sorry, slip of the tongue: the WhatsOnStage Awards. 😉 The show we were going to support has one of the smallest fan communities, so […]

Read More “And the winner is…”