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Honk! The Ugly Duckling Musical

Honk! The Ugly Duckling Musical is a show I’ve been hearing a lot about over the past year or so. It seems every amateur dramatic group in the vicinity of London has performed it, and this week it was the turn of the Concorde Players, a group based in Cranford near Heathrow. 248 more words


From Denmark Round the World

Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) was a Danish author who is probably best remembered for his fairy tales. He was a prolific writer of plays, novels and poems, as well. 339 more words


"Frozen" as Anti-Male Manifesto

As I’ve mentioned previously, I didn’t really like the film Frozen. The plot doesn’t make sense. The animation is weird, especially the big eyeballs on the female leads. 835 more words

TV & Film (non-documentary)

From "The Fairy-Tale of my Life" by Hans Christian Andersen

“The history of my life will say to the world what it says to me —
there is a loving God, who directs all things for the best.”

Hans Christian Andersen (1868)


How a Sexy Pair of Red Shoes Can Change Your Life, or Why I Want Your Heart to Burst

When I was little, in the early 1970‘s my sister and I had dark wood-paneled rooms in the basement of a small red brick house in a suburb of Arlington, Virginia. 1,355 more words

The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes (1948)

Genre: Drama, Music, Romance

A stunning film for anyone who loves dance and film combined :D ! I was not expecting much from this movie as it was just by chance that I watched it at all. 124 more words