Comedy

Theatre, exhibitions and festivals

Runawaykiwi goes to a play and learns about a man named Henry

Y’all know I like to book things on YPlan. I was sitting at my desk at work, head buried in a spreadsheet, when I felt an itching desire to be hit in the head with something cultural. So to YPlan I turned and booked a play called the Six Wives of Henry VIII for the following […]

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Books

Mark Watson … What a delight

WARNING – This is another ‘why I love twitter‘ post. The other day as I was casually perusing Twitter, I came across this tweet by comedian and author Mark Watson: Being easily lead, I went straight to Amazon and purchased Eleven. I’m glad I did because… swoon, I think I am in existential love. The premise of Eleven is […]

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Theatre, exhibitions and festivals

A tale of ham and jam and spam

Today I went on a magical journey to Spamalot. If you are comparing it to the film, this version is like a swallow that has flown south for the winter (although not an African swallow, which we all know are non migratory). They have remixed everyone’s favourite scenes in a theatre friendly format. This meant that while not 100% true […]

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