Six events you must go to at Off The Shelf 2018 With just over a week to go to this year’s Off The Shelf, Sheffield’s 27th annual Festival of Words taking place from 6 to 27 October 2018, here’s our recommendations, in date order, for must see events at probably our favourite Sheffield festival. Frankenstein: […]

Human Cargo – 3 June 2018, East Riding Theatre, Beverley ***** After being blown away by his previous adaption and performance in The Transports, I couldn’t wait to see writer, singer and storyteller’s Mathew Crampton’s follow-up Human Cargo in the beautiful town of Beverley. Featuring American traditional music legend Jeff Warner, Human Cargo blends TED-style […]

Rik Carranza’s Star Trek vs Star Wars – 25 January 2018, Leadmill, Sheffield Being in a relationship with the former chair of Sheffield University’s Star Trek society has turned me into more of a sci-fi fan than I can ever imagine, which is how I found myself with him and two of his ex-housemates at […]

Last Night I Dreamt Of 2017 Awards I have been delighted to review a lot of wonderful live performances in Sheffield in 2017 and so have decided to end the year by celebrating my favourites in the first of www.lastnightidreamtof.co.uk annual awards. The awards are focusing on amateur, student and youth productions in Sheffield, many […]

Stephen McGann – Off The Shelf interview As someone with a passion for British drama I am a massive fan of the McGann brothers and combined with my recent interest in researching my family tree, love of books and excitement about the line-up of this year’s Off The Shelf, the literature and words festival taking […]