It’s really difficult to adapt films to the stage when the way in which a story is told really benefits from a cinematic edge. Some things you just can’t do with a full stage performance – there are certain ways that a close-up of a sideways glance, set design and ‘show and don’t tell’ narration can create more palpable tension in film…
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Hello everyone! I’ve been experimenting with more spell work now that my house is properly cleansed and it feels a lot more like my own. Just wanted to make a little diary entry on how that’s going, including a spell for International Women’s Day!
Once again an astounding show is put on at the Belgrade Theatre as we launch into their Spring schedule. Pride and Prejudice (Sort Of) is not to be missed.
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I was really happy with the costume I put together for New Year’s! I’ve previously dressed as The Red Queen (Queen of Hearts) back at university, and it’s so fun to see how far I’ve come with my styling!
I feel like in order for the world to get better, we need to be looking outwardly at the things that those in positions of power can do to help rather than how we can be better ourselves… but I guess I will make some silly little NY resolutions for my “mental health” or whatever…
Wow, its been a while since I updated my blog (other than a cheeky panto visit). I guess recently I’ve been adjusting to a few changes…
There’s something incredibly British about pantomime that I adore. There’s nothing else quite like it anywhere in the world (to my knowledge). There’s also no better traditional panto than the one at the Belgrade. This year was Jack and the Beanstalk – a classic, of course.
Starting off the spookiest week of the year with a trip to see Demon Dentist at the Belgrade, with a special guest blogger, Sam, who came to see the play with me!
This is just a quick reflection post about my amazing friends’ wedding day. It was so wonderful to be their bridesmaid – and I’m still riding those beautiful waves of happiness from yesterday!