Tag: theatre

Introducing…. the Potter Puppet Pals

Thanks to our occasional contributor Emma who sent in this delightful piece of nonsense: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tx1XIm6q4r4 ‘The Mysterious Ticking Noise’. Avid readers may recall Emma’s contribution in May of last year which was equally surreal and always worth a second viewing: http://www.liblog.port.ac.uk/blog/2009/05/1096/

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Patrick Stewart redux

TOTD has posted before on one of the UK’s best actors: http://www.liblog.port.ac.uk/blog/2008/09/337/ but last night we not only got to see him in Bingo (http://www.cft.org.uk/cft-productions_details.asp?pid=366) but meet him as well.  (Yes, usual fanboy gabble and did-i-really-say-that? ensued).  So this seems

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Havant Literary Festival

Havant Literary Festival kicks off today with all kinds of events that will appeal to novelists, poets, people who enjoy reading, films and theatrte: http://www.havantlitfest.org.uk/ The eagle eyed amongst you will notice that there is an event about blogging run by

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Wodehouse

In a shameless act of self-publicity, this new contributor to TOTD draws your attention to the fact that he will be treading the boards this week in an amateur production of the play by P.G.Wodehouse and Ian Hay, “Leave it

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Patrick Stewart

And of course, in the interests of ‘balance’ (not something you can really accuse TOTD of!) here are some Patrick Stewart links.  He was simply outstanding in the roles of Claudius and the ghost. Official fanclub: http://www.patrickstewart.org/ wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patrick_Stewart IMDB

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David Tennant

The world may not have fallen into a Black Hole created by the Large Hadron Collider but it looks as though TOTD has. Our apologies for the hiatus, but TOTD has been rather distracted by a library visit to Stratford

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TOTD & LOTR

No TOTD today as the entire TOTD staff are off to London to see the stage version of Lord of the Rings (again – it’s that good). It’s not everyone’s cup of tea but for anyone with half an interest

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