• Film and theatre, Reviews

    Theatre Review: The Play that Goes Wrong @BGETheatre @playgoeswrong

    Review of The Play that Goes Wrong

    Before the curtain was raised on The Play That Goes Wrong, director of the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society, Chris Bean, welcomes us to the production of The Murder at Haversham Manor. He admits that their previous productions (James and the Peach, Ugly and the Beast) have been less than stellar due to a lack of interest in the drama society. Now all that changes. They finally have enough members to do justice to this play. So what can go wrong? A lot apparently! This is quite literally a play that...

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    Thoughts on 13 Reasons Why @NetflixUK

    Thoughts on 13 Reasons Why

    “Some of you care. None of you cared enough.” I've been having a terrible flu/arthritis flare combo so I needed something to binge on. I'm always late to the bandwagon but I decided to give 13 Reasons Why a go. I've never read the book, which is a shame. As a book blogger I'm always eager to read the story before I see it. Never the less I wanted to see what everyone was talking about. From the first episode of 13 Reasons Why I was hooked. I could see...

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    5 Reasons Why You Need To See Beauty and the Beast @DisneyStudiosIE

    Beauty and the Beast movie

      Last weekend I finally got to the cinema to see Beauty and the Beast. I had my doubts when the first images and trailers were released. I thought the Beast looked too goat-like, I wasn't sure Emma was right for Belle, and so on and so forth. This Disney classic is so close to my heart and I was terrified that they's somehow screw it up (as if Disney don't know what they're doing at this stage). I'm delighted to say that it surpassed all my expectations. The minute...

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