Category Archives: Art

At the Mountains of Madness in Bracknell

I’ve now added HP Lovecraft to the list of authors whose books I have seen become theatre. He’s in the good company of Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaimen which indicates how short and niche that list really is. Tonight was … Continue reading

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Mark Thomas–Bravo Figaro

Mark is a very effective performer. His writing, timing and delivery are captivating, especially in “Work In Progress” which we saw last June and tonight’s “Bravo Figaro”. If you are after political comedy then you probably want “The People’s Manifesto” … Continue reading

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Kim Bagley at South Hill Park

During the interval at South Hill Park gigs, we usually pop round the corner from the Wilde Theatre to the Mirror Gallery. Always a lottery as to what you’ll find. Tonight we find little leather houses suspended from the ceiling … Continue reading

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Attila the Stockbroker

Another visit to the Rising Sun Arts Centre to see Attila the Stockbroker play and rant. This venue is on the room-above-the-pub scale so about the capacity of MacDevitts Bar at South Street Arts Centre just down the road. It’s … Continue reading

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Reading Contemporary Art Fair 2012

Having spent some money last year, we received invites to this years opening (free admission AND a complimentary glass of wine!) I was mildly interested in going just to see Sir John Madejski cut the ribbon. Amusingly, the event was … Continue reading

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