Pegasus Theatre – you rock!
10th Mar 2013
Sometimes, on a cold Saturday evening with the fire blazing and your kids behaving for once, it can feel like an effort to remove one’s bum from the sofa. The Pegasus Theatre off the Iffley Road in Oxford is about …Read more
15th Nov 2012
I missed Northern Ballet’s Beauty and the Beast on Tuesday but finally managed to see it tonight. My initial thought was that I’d probably just tweet a few sentences about it, but honestly it was so great it deserves to …Read more you may also like...
REVIEW: Artichoke, Old Amersham
12th Oct 2012
I already had a weakness for the genteel Buckinghamshire town of Amersham, but after eating at Artichoke I feel a full blown obsession coming on. Artichoke is the kind of restaurant that I wish to high hell I had in …Read more
REVIEW: First night of Stomp, New Theatre Oxford
2nd Oct 2012
Stomp has been around for 20 years now, but I have to admit that I’ve never managed to get excited about watching people banging a load of dustbin lids together. It’s a bit, you know, noisy. Recently though I’d seen Stomp at …Read more you may also like...
REVIEW: The Pointer gastropub, Brill (Mid Bucks)
27th Aug 2012
Usually when I write something in Muddy Stilettos it’s because it’s really standout or quirky, or different. I’m not quite sure I put The Pointer in Brill in any of those categories, and yet in an area that is kind …Read more you may also like...
OMG you guys! REVIEW of Legally Blonde: The Musical (New Theatre, Oxford)
18th Jul 2012
You probably saw the film, way back in the day (2001 fact fans). You may have seen the musical in London. You’ll know it won Best Musical in 2011, and that Sheridan Smith nabbed Best Musical Actress at the Olivier awards. …Read more you may also like...
Review: Giffords Circus (you’d better read this quick)
7th Jul 2012
This is a quickie, really in pictures, just to show you how fab Gifford’s Circus was. Such brilliant fun for whole families – we loved it as much as our kids. Tight rope walkers, dog handlers, a fantastic clown (and …Read more you may also like...
Review: The Nut Tree, Murcott
23rd Jun 2012
Another day, another restaurant! I’ll end up rolling around the county if I carry on like this. I mentioned The Nut Tree in Murcott in a round-up of the best eateries in the area back in December (see it here), with the caveat …Read more you may also like...
Review: Benjamin Grosvenor & The Oxford Philomusica at the Aylesbury Waterside
11th Jun 2012
Even with a rumbling hangover that has become more menacing every day over half term, I still really enjoyed Benjamin Grosvenor playing Grieg’s romantic Piano Concerto in A Minor at the Aylesbury Waterside last night. The first thing I should …Read more you may also like...