Review of Poole’s 2014 pantomime, Robin Hood added. A classic retro pantomime, the kids were enthralled.

ejsrobinhood3 _ Ed Petrie (Robin Hood) and Tom Bright (Friar Tuck)_ photo by Hattie Miles..JPG-pwrt2

Rod Stewart

My article on Rod Stewart is now up on the Toppermost site. See link.

Review of the revived production of The Knight of The Burning Pestle at Sam Wanamaker’s Playhouse at the Globe. This play, written in 1607, is a seminal work in English comedy, and this production is so good I have had to amend my “Best of 2014” list from two weeks ago to include it.


Right at the start of this blog, unsure of the difference between a post (like this) and a page (permanently indexed) I did a post on Christmas Markets. Due to the far-reaching effect of Google, people have been accessing that post recently, so I’ve upgraded it to a page in the RANTS section. See link to CHRISTMAS MARKETS here..

The first three titles in the Garnet Oracle Classics series have just arrived. Follow the link. All these stories are retold by Peter Viney. Oracle 3 shot

Best of 2014

My “Best of 2014″ selections are up. Songs, Albums, Films, Theatre (Classical & Modern), TV. Follow the link to find out which things made it this year.

Best of 2014

Review of Oscar Wilde’s 1895 play “An Ideal Husband” at Chichester Festival Theatre added. An all-star cast in a sumptuous production: Patricia Routledge, Edward Fox, Jamie Glover, Jemma Redgrave, Robert Bathurst.



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