All posts tagged funny

Year Abroad. Part 16: Buenas Noches

So, Madrid called. They said they wanted to see me, so I popped over for the weekend, and, with my girl being a native, despite her misleading blonde hair, I […]

TIME LAPSE: Interview

“The worst thing you can do is choke your actors” I sat down and spoke to writers and directors of Time Lapse, Stephan Ledesma and Jack Ridley, about writing collaboratively, […]

‘Cardboard City’: Interview

Fourth up in the QMTC New Writers’ Festival is Cardboard City, written and directed by Holly Rodman. I spoke to Holly about the real-life inspirations she had for the play […]

‘You Didn’t Have To’: Interview

“You’ve just gotta throw yourself into stuff” With the New Writers’ Festival drawing near, I sat down and spoke with Sebastião Marques Lopes about his play, You Didn’t Have To, […]

‘Condolences’: Interview

“I want it to be instinctive” Queen Mary Theatre Company’s New Writers’ Festival is being performed on the first weekend of March. To celebrate one of the society’s best festivals, […]

Year Abroad. Part 15: Sun on Sundays

Mid-February and already layers are being removed. As T-shirts replace scarves we are beginning to slow down into the regular pace of life: morning visits to the park, coffees in […]

Year Abroad. Part 13: Bridging the Gap

New year, new semester. After a two-week baptism of fire in the French examination system, culminating in a gym furnished with 400 white plastic garden chairs, in which examiners answer […]

A Series of Unfortunate Events Season One – A Review Not for the Fainthearted

If you are interested in reviews about happy shows now streaming online, you would be better off reading some other review. Close this tab, click on an alternative link– preferably one featuring pictures of […]

Sexy New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year CUB readers! I’m sure that you, just like me, are glad to see the back end of 2016- sure it wasn’t all bad- but it was overall, like globally, politically, morally the shittiest year in […]