Randomly receiving books in the post is something that happens to me with distressing infrequency, so it was nice to get this rather gorgeous book to review, courtesy of Mumsnet. The Fifty States is a beautifully produced coffee-table hardback consisting of fifty quirky illustrated maps, one for each of America’s states. The idea is that […]
It was like a cross between a Greek tragedy, a boy band pop video and the Beauty School Dropout scene from Grease. For the avoidance of doubt, that is a very good thing.
“Is this supposed to be happening?” I spent most of this performance asking myself that question. Joseph was quite the most bizarre musical I’ve ever seen, and I can’t work out if it was supposed to be like that or if we saw a particularly odd and amateurish production. I was confused by the light-hearted, […]