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A Cheeky Chocolatey Weekend in London

The day started out well – well, as much as it can when you wake up and realise you are another year older, which contrary to the children’s excitement at being a year older, does not feel like a good thing. 1,003 more words

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

Roald Dahl - Charlie and The Chocolate Factory - World Book Day 2015

In honor of World Book Day on the 5th March I am going to dedicate a week of posts to books, and as we are family of 5, one member of the family each day will pick their favorite book. 323 more words

Book Reviews

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Danny Elfman [#259]

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Danny Elfman

Hello again, it’s me Steelrattus, with my third guest post. Stegzy is obviously far too polite to give me the boot. 406 more words



Oh how time flies!  I think that I am finally settling into the Spanish lifestyle– I can tell because the more I settle into somewhere, the less freetime I have to do things such as write this blogpost. 823 more words

Review: 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' @ Theatre Royal, London

Never has the invitation to enter a world of pure imagination been so tempting and so fulfilling, and with a lot of expectations upon it, the musical version of ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ certainly lives up to its source of inspiration. 461 more words

Theatre Reviews

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Theatre Royal, Drury Lane: Theatre Review

I had a few preconceptions about Charlie and the Chocolate Factory before entering the Theatre Royal, such as; it was a children’s musical; it would be too pantomime-like, and; I would spend the whole time comparing it to the films. 810 more words


Roles that Almost Went to Nicolas Cage

Nicolas Cage has become a bit of a laughing stock in recent memory.  Despite having a family filled to the brim with acting talent, Cage seems to have drawn the short end of the stick.   493 more words