Tag Archives: London

Tosca at the ENO

Last Tuesday I took another step in my education into the world of Opera when I went for my seasonal outing to the theatre to see the English National Opera’s current production of Tosca. It seems that I have so … Continue reading

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Underneath the Undressed Exhibition at the V&A

Okay so for the last 6 months I have been a bit busy and heading to exhibitions have really not been a priority in my life, however I now find myself in a position where I am attempting to get … Continue reading

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A twenty first century shake up of A Midsummers Night Dream

Taken before the show started L Brennan I think regular readers will acknowledge that I am not normally a fan of modern art or traditional art that has been messed with however every rule has an exception (like chocolate grows … Continue reading

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Carmen at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, London

After my first  disastrous experience at the Royal Opera house (read it here) I was eager to experience the real thing in main theatre and at the end of last month I was fortunate enough to do just that when … Continue reading

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Pleasure and Pain at the V&A

   The Sign for the exhibition Image not Mine Another Birthday treat was FINALLY seeing Pleasure & Pain at the V&A.  As the resident Imedla Marcos ofall  the offices I have worked in I am proud of my Shoe collection. … Continue reading

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Cosmonauts at the Science Museum London

So another year older and none the wiser but this year I indulged in a day in London and seeing what our fine institutions of knowledge and culture had to offer me.   Space dog Image is not mine It had … Continue reading

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On this day 1666: The Start of The Great Fire of London

Today in 1666, the great fire of London started in an east end bakery of one Thomas Farrier on Pudding Lane causing devastation and destruction to the English Capital. The blaze burnt for 3 days and totally destroyed the medieval … Continue reading

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