We’ve all had ‘the band’ we were madly in love with, for my big sister it was Take That and for me it was 5ive or Good Charlotte (although I wouldn’t really call GC a ‘boyband’) “It’s 1992 and we meet five 16 year old girls for who ‘the band’ is everything. Join us on… Continue reading Take That’s The Band Musical.
We were invited along to The Millennium Centre to see their new show The Bear. It was such a wonderful little show. The show is based on the book of the same name by Raymond Briggs and has been adapted for the stage by Pins and Needles. It focuses on Tilly, a little girl with… Continue reading The Bear at The Millennium Centre Cardiff
I absolutely love the theatre and it’s something I was keen to share with Pops, she’s still a bit young for some shows and gets bored if they are too long (no matter how good they are) so Hansel and Gretel at The Gate in Cardiff was absolutely perfect. The show has a cast of… Continue reading Hansel and Gretel – Christmas at The Gate Cardiff
If you have a child of any age and even If you don’t, i’m sure you will be familiar with Peppa Pig. I thought we had missed the Peppa Pig stage as Pops never really got into it when all her friends did but i’ve noticed we’re having it on the TV a lot more… Continue reading Peppa Pig’s Adventure. Peppa Pig comes to Cardiff New Theatre.
It’s been 15 years since Will Young won Pop Idol (that’s what came before the X Factor, kids!) and we still bring up how nuts my mum went when it was announced. She shouted so loud that I found out he won before the TV upstairs had even got to that part. When I saw… Continue reading Life is a Cabaret.
Since becoming a mum I find I have next to no time for myself and the little bit of time I do have I find wasted on practical things like shopping or going to the movies with MM (which we enjoy but gets a bit samey) The New Theatre Cardiff have a beautiful ballet coming… Continue reading Northern Ballet’s Casanova The New Theatre Cardiff
If you live in Cardiff or love David Hasslehoff then you’d know he’s starring in the Peter Pan Pantomime at The New Theatre amongst a bunch of other really talented people! We went along to see the show, I was a bit worried at first because the showing was at 7pm (pops bedtime) so I wasn’t… Continue reading Peter Pan – Cardiff Panto staring The Hoff.
We head to Cardiff for Pops very first theatre experience, were going to see The Gruffalo’s Child Live at The New Theatre. We were told to get there early to pick up tickets so we made sure we did just that, picked up the tickets and went off to pass the time in the centre.… Continue reading The Gruffalo’s Child Live Review – Pops goes to the Theatre.