Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (National Theatre Live) Review

Thanks to the masterminds behind National Theatre Live, anyone from outside of London, including myself was able to watch the 50th Anniversary production of Tom Stoppard’s philosophical comedy, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. Essentially a ‘spin-off’ of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet, sees Hamlet’s childhood friends Rosencrantz and Guildenstern promoted from supporting characters in Shakespeare’s original, to … Continue reading Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (National Theatre Live) Review

The Watchmaker of Filigree Street, Natasha Pulley

Natasha Pulley’s debut novel is a delightful read, marking her as an author to look out for in 2017. Shortlisted for the Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award, The Watchmaker of Filigree Street is set in Victorian England and Japan, telling the story of the unlikely friendship between Nathaniel Steepleton, a home office telegraphist, and … Continue reading The Watchmaker of Filigree Street, Natasha Pulley