Monthly Archives: March 2011

Comedy Bus

Half of Natural Theatre is at Melbourne Comedy Festival this week. The others are at the Bath Comedy Festival, on the White Wine Arts Trail. The Naturals are famous for street theatre, but unusually these events are ticketed and both … Continue reading

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Darkness

Are you one of the dedicated followers of that cult Danish thriller The Killing on television? I started so I feel bound to finish, as it were. Besides, I like the feeling of being in a cult. But it’s becoming … Continue reading

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Magpies

A while back I noticed a distinct lack of small birds in my garden. My bird table used to be mobbed by flocks of blue tits and other miniscule feathered friends, but suddenly no more. At first I blamed my … Continue reading

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Long Opera

You may recall that last week I was warming up for an exercise requiring great stamina and will-power. No, not theBathhalf marathon, but five and a half hours of Wagner! I wasn’t in the opera, but just being in the … Continue reading

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