Tag: Arts

Therese Plummer reveals how storytelling changed her life

Thérèse Plummer discusses how her life was changed by doing voiceover acting, how the stories impact herself and so many others.

Dreamland presents BBC Big Band and Claire Martin OBE

Tiny flags and fresh strawberries at the ready – Dreamland is hosting its first ever proms in the park this June.

Juergen Teller explores the joy at Demelza House

Whenever we hear the word “hospice”, our thoughts automatically – and naturally – associate it with the blunt fact that it is...

Birmingham filmmaker wins international awards

A Midlands filmmaker has been honoured for two of her documentaries at the prestigious annual IndieFEST Film Awards. Fay...

Works by Exceptional Women

I have to confess that am I not a great fan of the Kindle or ibook, preferring instead to hold a book in...

Taking over Hall by the Sea Dreamland

Music evangelist, champion of new sounds, superstar DJ – the one and only Annie Mac is coming to Dreamland in Margate this...

Hollywood’s Derbyshire director

It would be no new headline to write that Hollywood still has challenges with gender equality. The casting couch may once have been something...

The morality of comedy

I recently appeared on BBC Radio 4’s flagship programme, The Moral Maze to discuss the morality of comedy. For those of you unfamiliar with...

Dreamland Margate unveils ‘Everyday Plastic’ artwork for Mural-by-the-Sea

Dreamland Margate has revealed its latest artwork to date as it released the final image for ‘Everyday Plastic’, a huge photograph of all the...

Sharing the secrets of song-writing

Have you ever imagined yourself writing a chart-topping hit? Or writing songs for an album? Lyricists and song-writers over the years have captured our hearts...