Gus on the Go: Greek for Kids

Gus on the Go: Greek for Kids

Whether we like it or not, we live in a digital age where gadgets, gizmos and social media are at the forefront of …
Book Review! Evanthia’s Gift by Effie Kammenou

Book Review! Evanthia’s Gift by Effie Kammenou

I read a lot of books that are either based in Greece/Cyprus or feature Greek characters and I must admit that sometimes I …
Book Review! A Guide To Becoming A Film & TV Extra by The SA’s

Book Review! A Guide To Becoming A Film & TV Extra by The SA’s

No this is not a book by the SAS. It is by the SA’s! SA stands for ‘supporting artist‘ or …
A Christmas Waltz with Edward Scissorhands

A Christmas Waltz with Edward Scissorhands

Tim Burton’s Edward Scissorhands, has long been one of my favourite films, and no…not just because of Johnny Depp (although …
Smashing more than plates with WWE

Smashing more than plates with WWE

The months running up to Christmas can be a hectic time so what better way to relax and escape from the manic day-to-day shenanigans …
100 years on with Poetry from the Trenches

100 years on with Poetry from the Trenches

This year marks 100 years since the First World War and commemorative events have been occurring throughout the world to remember all who were …
Mystery and Mirrors with Tabac Rouge

Mystery and Mirrors with Tabac Rouge

Over Mother’s Day weekend my sister and I decided to treat Mama Ballerina Botziou to a night of “epic dream-like dance …
To Catch a Thief with Emil and his Detectives

To Catch a Thief with Emil and his Detectives

Last week I took a trip to the Southbank to the National Theatre to see a production of Emil and The Detectives. One of …
Reviewing a love story that’s Hidden in the Sand

Reviewing a love story that’s Hidden in the Sand

To celebrate my upcoming book publication AND my sister’s 25th birthday, this weekend we attended the Trafalgar Square Studio Theatre to see …
Floating away with Socrates and his Clouds

Floating away with Socrates and his Clouds

“All I know is that I know nothing“. Last night I had the pleasure of witnessing the great Greek philosopher Socrates …
Spinning the Wheel of Death with Cirque du Soleil

Spinning the Wheel of Death with Cirque du Soleil

Last night I managed to nab tickets for the final week of Cirque du Soleil’s performance of Kooza at The Royal Albert …
A Magical Night at the Royal Opera House

A Magical Night at the Royal Opera House

On Saturday night, my mother, sister and I were lucky enough to hold golden tickets to the sold out Royal Ballet production …
Tell Me It’s Not True – The End of Blood Brothers

Tell Me It’s Not True – The End of Blood Brothers

The award-winning musical Blood Brothers by Willy Russell, enjoyed its final showing last Friday at the Phoenix Theatre, after a hugely successful 21-year run. …
Grease is the Word!

Grease is the Word!

Those summer nights are long gone, but with the musical Grease entertaining audiences at the New Wimbledon Theatre this week, 70’…
Getting Down with Downton

Getting Down with Downton

Back in 2010 I appeared in the first series of Downton Abbey, as one of a crowd of suffragettes DEMANDING rights for women. During …
I was having a Blonde moment…

I was having a Blonde moment…

After repeated nagging, last night my husband gave in to my incessant demands and took me out. To the theatre! Across the road.