Barely Methodical Troupe – Kin – Poole Lighthouse

    If you’re a fan of all things quirky and a little different then Barely Methodical Troupe’s ‘Kin’ will tickle your fancy! The award winning troupe combines acrobatics, parkour, b-boying and contemporary dance to a create a show like no other. Kin not just tells a rather entertaining story but also allows each of…

Jim Odin plays the Nuffield Theatre, Southampton

Jim Oin brought his own brand of observational humour to the Nuffield Theatre in Southampton on Sunday 12th Feb. Jim’s “renonsense man” show is a two hour romp of face bending, eye gurning, nonsensical, lyrical beauty. Jim Threw in the odd humorous song, wife bashing and joke practice to a show that is perfectly non…

Chinese Arts Night at Poole Lighthouse

To mark Chinese New Year and the year of the Rooster, the Lighthouse in Poole played host to the ‘Chinese Arts & Culture Night 2017’. There were explosions of colour in the form of the performer’s outfits, magic and some very talented and mind boggling performances from troupes, musicians and individuals alike. I found the…

Anti-pollution cycling masks for glasses wearers

When I told people I was attempting an 18-mile round trip commute 5 days a week, many raised their eyebrows. I’d gone from walking 30 minutes or so to work every day to taking on a huge cycling trek through South London. And naturally, for this, I wanted to try and find one of those…