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Cookery school fun & a London theatre visit

On Friday Ben & I hopped on the train to London to visit the Waitrose Cookery School at King’s Cross.

We were going up to London in the evening to see… 710 more words



Back by popular demand. Theatre had 624 seats. Full house every night. Simple poster at left tested demand. Better poster (at right) was for return showings. 126 more words


Oh, damn you, London theatre!

It’s all member of the cast’ fault if I noticed almost last minute the musical The White Feather and, reading the synopsys, I had to book immediately! 418 more words


The White Feather

The Union Theatre continues its role as London’s principal home of British musicals, this time with the world premiere of a show about the military’s treatment of its own in the First World War, together with attitudes to pacifism, homosexuality and class at that time. 375 more words


The White Feather, Union Theatre

During WWI, men considered too afraid to enlist were given white feathers by those disapproving of their cowardice. Also common were boys too young to join up lying about their ages so they could experience the excitement of battle. 613 more words

Fringe Theatre

Review - Our House - Union Theater

I’m not the world’s biggest Madness fan – there were only a few songs of theirs that were played in America, mostly on MTV, and mostly on “120 Minutes” – so perhaps I wasn’t the perfect audience for seeing the… 434 more words

"Pure Madness" Our House (Union Theatre) Review

I’m not sure why anyone would listen to the Madness back catalogue and think “there’s a musical in this”, but apparently people did – and invested time & money into making it a reality. 223 more words