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Happy Birthday Gatsby - musings on an enigma

90 years since The Great Gatsby entered the world and it’s still going strong. We owe you one Fitzgerald. But why do we all love Gatsby so much? 553 more words

Blog Log

David Nixon. The English Gentleman of Magic.

I was recently browsing the Academy of Magical Arts member’s only page on Facebook; I do this quite frequently and am quite addicted to the debates and flares that go on in the postings. 954 more words

Magic And Magicians

East Falls Tax Preparer Convicted of Falsifying Dozens of Clients' Returns To Get Refunds

By Robin Culverwell

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia man has been convicted of 63 counts of tax fraud.  And it’s costing him his livelihood and he faces years behind bars. 117 more words


Ripples of Remembrance: The Northern Ballet and The Great Gatsby

I sat down in Seat 33 Row L in the First Circle of the Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London, having gulped down a latte, guzzled a pesto panini, and power-walked down the street to make it on time. 853 more words

Wuthering Heights | Northern Ballet

Wuthering Heights (Northern Ballet)

Choreographed by David Nixon

Lyceum Theatre, Sheffield – 21 Mar 15

Hearing Wuthering Heights and “ballet” in the same sentence is sure to cause a stream of differing reactions throughout literary and dance fans alike. 679 more words

Performing Arts

World Class Dance at Northern Ballet's 45th Anniversary Gala

Northern Ballet is delighted to announce that an impressive line-up of dance artists and
renowned choreographers will join the Company for its 45th anniversary Sapphire Gala… 558 more words


My Leeds Cultural Highlights 2014

Leeds is a place where there is always a lot to see and do. Like London, it’s a very cosmopolitan city but it has the distinct advantage of often being a good deal cheaper! 668 more words