Cannes Diary with Tim Baros – Day 4

Day 4 started on a positive note weather wise with the sun out first thing in the morning but as the busy day went on dark clouds took over and rain dampened the red carpet event for ‘Le Jeune Ahmed’…

Cannes Diary with Tim Baros – Day 2

One would expect Cannes to be sunny and warm but the past couple days have been wet rainy and a bit cold. So umbrellas here have been a much-needed accessory – for without one arriving on the red carpet all…

Cannes Diary with Tim Baros – Day 1

The first day in Cannes and the Film Festival is in full kick-off mode so I’ve hit the ground running. First stop was to pick up accreditation because without this there is no access to pretty much nothing. I watched…

Fanny & Stella

The shocking and true story of Fanny & Stella is brilliantly told live on stage at Above the Stag Theatre in Vauxhall. In the late 1870’s two men, Ernest Bolton and Frederick Park, were arrested for sodomy. But they were…

Harlem has come to Old Street – kind of.

When one thinks of restaurants in Harlem you think about soul food – food that can’t be found elsewhere in London. Food that is rich and delicious, southern comfort food (for example catfish, grits, cornbread, BBQ ribs, collard greens, buttered…

MISS USSR UK 2019

It was a night of glitz and glamour at the 7th Annual MISS USSR UK held on 27th April 2019 at London’s Hilton Park Lane.  It’s a pageant that unites women from across the former Soviet countries, and it was…

Little Death Club

The best type of shows at the theatre have always been the ones that give you a bit of everything; comedy, singing, live music, and perhaps throwing in some death-defying performances, drag, and gratuitous nudity is always welcome.  Little Death…

Queereteria Review

Andy Bell, the man we all know from Erasure, has just released his third solo album called Queereteria, and in conjunction, he is in a new play of the same name at the Above the Stag Theatre. Both the album…

Waitress the Musical

Pies Pies Pies, it’s all about the pies. Any way you want them she will make them – Jenna – the waitress in the West End Musical ‘Waitress.’ Jenna (Katharine McPhee) works in a diner called Joe’s Pie Diner. Jenna…

Players Bingo

Bingo is no longer for the blue-haired grandmothers – with Players Bingo it is now for everyone! Mecca Bingo, the brand most-beloved by many people with dabbers in hand, have introduced a fun, crazy and brilliant night of food, drinks…