Monthly Archives: October 2014

GYPSY – Chichester Festival Theatre

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Earlier this week I made the trip down to Chichester to see another of this season’s smash hits Gypsy starring the incredible Imelda Staunton.  The run has already sold out but I’d put money on it that we’ll see it in London before long.

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Tweet Seats…. #YayOrNay?

Must accept this is only an occasional blog….

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Anyways, this week the Birmingham Hippodrome announced on its blog with great fanfare that they were ‘introducing’ tweet seats for a performance this week by Brazil dance group Grupo Corpo.  “The great thing about this idea” according to the press department at the Hippodrome “is that spectators can share their thoughts as the show happens without having to wait until curtain down.” But what’s the point in live tweeting a show that only a handful of followers will be at and what about the people sitting around these so called ‘tweet seats’?

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