London - July 19 - Sherlock Holmes Guinness attempt, a set on Flickr.My photos from the July 19 attempt by the Undershaw Preservation Society to create a Guinness World Book attempt at most Sherlock Holmes in one location….
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London - July 19 - Sherlock Holmes Guinness attempt, a set on Flickr.

My photos from the July 19 attempt by the Undershaw Preservation Society to create a Guinness World Book attempt at most Sherlock Holmes in one location….

My review of the National Theatre’s “Great Britain”, starring Billie Piper, is now on my theatre blog. 

My review of the independent film “Delicious” (starring Louise Brealey) is now up on my G33K Out blog.

choosechoice:

Children’s gender roles as imposed on adults. Very ,very, very well done.

(via wsswatson)

"Showcasing the past, present, and future of the world of computers, gaming, and the virtual world, the Barbican Centre’s art exhibit Digital Revolution gives you an idea just how far we’ve come in so short a time. Presented as an exploration of the digital world and how it has impacted our culture and creative, the exhibit takes the concept of ‘interactive’ to a whole new level.”

My review of the Digital Revolution exhibit at the Barbican Centre is now live on SciFi4Me.

London - July 15 - Oxford Walking Tour, a set on Flickr.My photos from the walking tour of Oxford have been uploaded.
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London - July 15 - Oxford Walking Tour, a set on Flickr.

My photos from the walking tour of Oxford have been uploaded.

Can You Trust Your Ears? (Audio Illusions) - via AsapSCIENCE

This is fascinating.

(Source: youtube.com)

London - July 12 - part 2 - The Kilns, a set on Flickr.My photos from the tour of The Kilns, home of C.S. Lewis, and nature sanctuary behind it.
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London - July 12 - part 2 - The Kilns, a set on Flickr.

My photos from the tour of The Kilns, home of C.S. Lewis, and nature sanctuary behind it.
London - July 12 - part 1 - Oxford Castle, a set on Flickr.My photos from Oxford Castle have been uploaded to Flickr. Includes some absolutely gorgeous shots from the tower….
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London - July 12 - part 1 - Oxford Castle, a set on Flickr.

My photos from Oxford Castle have been uploaded to Flickr. Includes some absolutely gorgeous shots from the tower….
London - July 9 - The Globe Theatre, a set on Flickr.My photos from my time at The Globe (tour and exhibit) have now been uploaded to Flickr. Enjoy, fellow theatre geeks.
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London - July 9 - The Globe Theatre, a set on Flickr.

My photos from my time at The Globe (tour and exhibit) have now been uploaded to Flickr. Enjoy, fellow theatre geeks.

Channel 4 interview with Martin Freeman on ‘Richard III’, as seen here

Just checking in

Tumblr is still horrendously slow here in the UK for me. I haven’t gone away, although I have been awfully busy. Full report to go up on my website when I have a moment….

Not sure what to say about this article. On the one hand, for the love of god show some respect when you go to the theatre, people - it IS a different thing than a rock concert or a movie. On the other hand, the pretension of the two quotes used and the ‘unwelcome’ theatre audiences - and then they wonder why the theatre is ‘dying’….

Martin Freeman after Richard III

Martin Freeman after Richard III


London - July 1 - Richard III with Martin Freeman, a set on Flickr.
My photos from tonight pre (and post) show at Richard III with Martin.
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London - July 1 - Richard III with Martin Freeman, a set on Flickr.

My photos from tonight pre (and post) show at Richard III with Martin.