The 12 Plays of Christmas – Day 8 – Pericles, the Prince of Tyre

Welcome to Day 8 and 2018!  Yay!  Today brings us to one of my favourite Shakespearean plays – “Pericles; The Prince of Tyre”.  Over the last few years I have become obsessed with trying to win this award for the most unusual choice of play, which has led to me reading a number of unusual Shakespearean texts.  “Pericles; The Prince of Tyre” has it all, … Continue reading The 12 Plays of Christmas – Day 8 – Pericles, the Prince of Tyre

The 12 Plays of Christmas – Day 4 – “The Winter’s Tale”

Welcome to Day 4 of the 12 Plays of Christmas. Day 4 is the Feast of Holy Innocents – commemorating the children killed by King Herod.  So I have selected one of my favourite plays, which includes an attempted baby killing, “The Winter’s Tale”. “The Winter’s Tale” was the first major I directed that picked up awards at the National Finals of the Sheillah Winn … Continue reading The 12 Plays of Christmas – Day 4 – “The Winter’s Tale”

Performing at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London

In July 2018 I will be traveling to London to perform on the Globe Theatre stage.  To say that I am excited is an understatement.  I am over the moon giddy. I know this will roll around really quickly, and before I know it, it will all be over.  For now there is planning, fundraising, researching and getting ready.  I am excited to spend my … Continue reading Performing at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London