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May 2014

Culture, Eats and Drinks, Events, London, Museums and Galleries, Museums and Galleries, South

Beefeater London Distillery- The Home of Gin

Earlier this month, amidst the tourists snapping away at the shouting street performers, visitors to Covent Garden clapped their eyes on a massive mechanical installation, right slap bang in the middle of the cobbles all to celebrate one the greatest inventions ever to grace this fair and mighty planet. GINNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNNN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! My phone started going nuts as loyal pals who are familiar with my penchant for Mother’s Ruin started tweeting and texting me this glorious  ...

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Culture, Theatre

Zappshot- A handy tool for Actors

It’s certainly true that the internet and mobile apps specifically are continuing to storm ahead in the way in which they now rule our lives. We now use apps to date, to order pizza, to shop and for entertainment. SO SURELY there must be something out there to help struggling actors and make their lives a bit easier AMMA RIGHT LAYDEEZ? Someone showed me this week a new app technology which looks set to do just that. It’s called Zappshot, and here’s the deal. You have a  ...

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Culture, Events, Theatre, Travel

Brighton Fringe- Facepaint and Sunshine

Oh joy of joys! Rapture of RAPTURE! This week I’ve been down at the SEASIDE doing some CABARETING! Brighton Fringe beckoned with its gloriously sunny arty open arms to welcome us for a week of sun, sea, sand and sequins. The perfect combination in my humble opinion. Brighton Fringe feels a bit like the little sister of Edinburgh Fringe, a bit more chilled, a bit less commercial. And though I j’adore EdFringe with all my heart and theatrical loins, it’s quite nice to be  ...

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Humour

You will only make it as an Actor if…

You will only make it as an actor if: • You know how to respond to the following sounds without even blinking: zip, zap, boing. • You have two interesting facts about yourself up your sleeve to whip out in case you ever hear the dreaded words “Okay we’re going to go round the circle and introduce ourselves- say your name and two interesting facts about yourself.” Don’t say what you had for breakfast and what your mum’s name is, that’s shiiiiiiiit mate!  ...

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