It is an inescapable truth that all good things must come to an end. Over the last three years, I’ve been studying at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, and on the 31st July, I graduated with as a Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) in Theatre and Performance Technology, class 2:1. And so, like This […]
It’s club night, here in The Kazimier! The eclectic venue in Liverpool city centre plays host tonight to the next instalment of the Inkarta event series. Based around slow-rave and trip-hop, Inkarta III featured BBC Radio 1-featured DJ Lapalux, as well as the renowned Illum Sphere and Kutmah. Whilst the previous Inkarta events featured live […]
It’s been an interesting couple of days, that’s for sure! I’ve not long finished shooting a new music video for LIPA musician Chanel Samson. Working with photographer and videographer Andrew AB, we’ve spent the past two days creating an exciting, eclectic and downright bizarre video for Chanel’s upcoming single, ‘Plant Killer’.
Under The Bridge, the well-named nightclub built directly underneath Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge stadium, played host to the Showcase Live event last night. Featuring McBusted‘s tour support act Hollywood Ending and a number of rising stars in the US and UK music scene, the performers entertained 400 people in the club itself and over 2000 around […]
It’s back! Bigger and better than last year, LIPA’s 2UBE Extra music festival returns to the Paul McCartney Auditorium to show off the third-year musicians’ talents. What better excuse to dive full-throttle into the kit store and turn everything on?
The Squash Nutrition event — ‘Disco Soupe¹’ was interesting, to say the least. The event centred around a communal meal being cooked using veg grown in a community garden and given away. In addition, locally-made honey and chutney² was being sold. Goats and hand-massages were involved were happening in the garden itself. Nature and the […]
Ooh, it’s been a busy one. There’s been sunshine, moonlight, good times, and even boogie-ing. Perhaps I should start at the top? Firstly, Liverpool band The Roscoes have recently released their new single and B-side, ‘When He Gets You Down’ and ‘Novahell’, respectively. In order to launch the release of these singles onto iTunes, they […]
It’s been a busy one! The New Year has offered no relent with an onslaught of work and shows coming up in the next few months. Aside from all the normal LIPA work — essays, analyses and so on — I’ve got two shows coming up! The first, A Picture of Dorian Gray, I’m designing […]
It’s been a while since the last update, but better late than never!
Just finished the last performance of ‘Breezeblock Park‘, a show about ambition, class and brand new three-piece suite. Set on Christmas Eve, on a Liverpool council estate in the ’70s, the show was written by legendary Liverpool playwright Willy Russell, known by many for his works which provide a snapshot of life for the working-class […]