Fri 6th March 2020 7:30PM at the Stratford Play House, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6LU. Ticket price £20.00 (booking fee applies) book online or call 01789 333990.
Sat 7th March 2020 8:00PM. OSO Arts Centre Barnes Green, Barnes, SW13 0LF
Book online or call 020 8876 9885.
Fri 24 Apr, 7:30pm at the Red Brick Auditorium, Square Chapel, 10 Square Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX1 1QG. Tickets: £18 book online or call 01422 349 422.
The last-minute scramble for Christmas gifts is upon us. Sure, you thought you’d have it all planned out – but somehow it never quite works out that way, does it? But never fear: I’m happy to offer a little help with a couple of stocking-size treats that are bound to please… well, almost anyone you know. Of that I am sure. Read more.
Dark Rose for Christmas reviewed by Write Out Loud
Could poetry provide a Christmas hit this year? The poet laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, has teamed up with Little Machine, a trio of musicians that sets famous and contemporary poems to music, to create Dark Rose for Christmas – 10 album tracks of Christmas poems with musical settings. Little Machine have already added music to a number of the poet laureate’s poems – she has in turn dubbed them “the most brilliant music and poetry band in the world”. Read the full review.