The Borrowers at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre – Review

When we were invited by Karen to join her and the girls at a performance of The Borrowers at Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre with Storyhouse this afternoon, I jumped at the chance to see a childhood favourite re-imagined. “A brand-new version of Mary Norton’s irreverent children’s story of the little people who borrow in order to survive. Arietty, Pod and Homily Clock leave their home beneath the floorboards to explore the world beyond… A joy for all the family!” Parking for Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre is in the middle of Grosvenor Park in Chester city centre. We recommend parking at Little Roodee car park and walking down the river to Grosvenor Park – it cost us £5 for the whole day and there were plenty of spaces. The walk along the river took ten to fifteen minutes but was a really nice walk and…

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Beauty and the Beast at St Helen’s Theatre Royal

Beauty and the Beast at St Helen’s Theatre Royal

On Sunday tea time I took Chloe and Amy along with Chloe’s best friend Willow and her mum over to St Helen’s … View Post
Sleeping Beauty at St Helen’s Theatre Royal

Sleeping Beauty at St Helen’s Theatre Royal

Although we’re not actually on holiday this week, we pretended that nobody had school this morning and took ourselves over to St Helen’… View Post
SuperBooty at The Epstein Theatre – Review

SuperBooty at The Epstein Theatre – Review

Over the last couple of years we have become reasonably regular visitors to the refurbished Epstein Theatre in Liverpool – it’s such a lovely … View Post
Puss in Boots, Sale Waterside Theatre – Review

Puss in Boots, Sale Waterside Theatre – Review

February half term can be a tricky one when it comes to planning adventures – it’s still cold and the weather can be decidedly … View Post
Aladdin at The Epstein Theatre – Review

Aladdin at The Epstein Theatre – Review

What’s Christmas without a panto? Not Christmas that’s what!  Last night, straight from school, I raced Ben and Chloe over to Liverpool … View Post
Waiting for Gateaux, the Epstein Theatre – Review

Waiting for Gateaux, the Epstein Theatre – Review

I couldn’t tell you the last time I went to the theatre to watch something grown up – it may be as much as … View Post