Category: Books

Culture bound – October

Another month – another lockdown. When I began my online theatre reviewing back in March it didn’t seem possible that I’d still be at it eight months later…. And without missing a day. I also assumed the need for my Online Theatre listings would have passed; looks like it’s going to be handy for at … Continue reading Culture bound – October

The road less travelled

The road less travelled

Clearly if this blog is to survive the current necessary restrictions which society has imposed on us all, there needs to be a change of tack. The mainstay of most posts has been theatrical reviews.  But with a modern plague having much the same effect as in Shakespeare’s day when theatres were regularly closed down … Continue reading The road less travelled

Culture Bound – February 2020

Culture Bound – February 2020

Quite a  number of things rated at four stars meant it was a pretty fulfilling month. Hard to choose a “Best of The Bunch” as there were several contenders.

2019 – The Best Of The Bunch collection

A round up of my monthly cultural picks for 2019 January The Cane – play by Mark Ravenhill (Royal Court Theatre) ***** February The Only Story - novel by Julian Barnes ***** March The Show In Which Hopefully Nothing Happens – play by Jetse Batelaan (Unicorn Theatre) ***** April Happy Days - play by Samuel … Continue reading 2019 – The Best Of The Bunch collection