Why I hate theatre

Why I hate theatre

I keep coming back to a thought. One single throwaway line that oversimplifies my actual feelings. One ill-considered protestation that keeps forcing itself into my mind, and I think there is a lot of truth in it. Trouble is, well, it’s troubling. And it also...

Edinburgh 2016 – Full rundown

Right, I’ve deleted the old blog posts and created this single post containing details of all the shows that I saw. I had an amazing time – I got to hang out with some amazing people and generated lots of ideas for my own show next year. Here’s the...

Misunderstood enterprise

Anyone that has ever attempted to become a social entrepreneur will tell you that it’s hard work. I’ve no idea if it’s any more difficult than becoming any other type of entrepreneur because I’ve never tried that – my interest has always...

Edinburgh 2015

Between 6th and 10th August I had the pleasure of being in Edinburgh for EdFringe. Four of my reviews are up at Fringe Review, but here’s a more brief lowdown on the other 16 shows that I saw! Thursday 6th August I travelled up on a nice early flight. Despite my...

How to use Facebook effectively

I’ve been asked a few times recently how to get the most out of Facebook for professional networking, and specifically how to get the most out of Facebook groups. It’s actually really simple. 1. Turn on group notifications Go to your selected group. Click...