To Be or Not To Be the Triumph of Cumberbatch

On Thursday night, National Theatre Live was screening the acclaimed new Barbican production of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, live to cinemas around the country (87% of the UK cinemas were screening it) and around the world. Just as a reminder, this production of Hamlet ran 80 sold-out performances at the Barbican, making it the fastest-selling show in … More To Be or Not To Be the Triumph of Cumberbatch

Oh my… Cape!

When I met my other half a couple of years ago, I told him of my cape fetishism and he said in a rather insensitive, no-room-for-argument tone: “This is not a cape. It’s a poncho. Capes are for superheroes.” After this political incident, I quickly saw that he would not be making this mistake again: … More Oh my… Cape!

48 Hours in Paris

48 hours in Paris: little time before me and a lot to see. Challenge accepted! I was actually invited to join my aunt and my cousin from New York, another aunt from Valence and my mum and sister from Lyon for a weekend as my aunt and cousin from the Big Apple work in fashion … More 48 Hours in Paris