Declan – The Actors Centre’s new online play – Review

Actor and writer Alistair Hall in 'Declan' (c) Jamie Luke Scoular, 2019.

Billed as “A contemporary ghost story”, Declan tells the story of Jimbo a strange and disturbed young man living in a Wiltshire suburb. Directed by Alexis Gregory this short (just twenty-five minutes) monologue, written and performed by Alistair Hall tells Jimbo’s story in flashbacks as he obsesses mainly about his missing friend Declan, as well … Read more Declan – The Actors Centre’s new online play – Review

Tom Stoppard’s A Separate Peace Live-Streamed Play Reading

Remote Read

Theatres may be closed at the moment but that doesn’t mean that theatrical experiences are just something we remember fondly. Thanks to modern technology, there is a wealth of shows, plays and musicals available to the locked-down public, and last night I was lucky enough to see one in the shape of Tom Stoppard’s play, … Read more Tom Stoppard’s A Separate Peace Live-Streamed Play Reading

Siobhan Dillon – One Voice is uplifting and life-affirming

Siobhan Dillon

As my wife would tell you, I’m a sucker for a great girl’s voice. I love Joni, Judy, Bonnie, k d, Laura, Barbra and Missy. “I recognise the first six”, I hear you say but who’s Missy? Missy is Missy Higgins a fairly obscure but wonderful Australian singer/songwriter who I’ve been listening to for years … Read more Siobhan Dillon – One Voice is uplifting and life-affirming