Bring Some Cheese – The Isle of Love / Randolph’s Leap live

The Isle of Love / Randolph’s Leap – The CCA, Glasgow – Saturday 9th June 2018 It’s not often that the songs of one of your favourite bands get made into a musical, certainly if the aforementioned band are not a global phenomenon. So we weren’t going to pass up the chance to see ‘The…

Don’t Cross The River – Marco Pantani play

Back in the day I was fascinated with the Italian cyclist Marco Pantani. Given that I’m someone for whom going uphill on a bike is always a real struggle, climbers have always attracted my attention, not least because the pure climbers never seemed to have any real chance of wining the Tour de France. So…

Another Man, Another Murder – The Red Hourglass (reprise)

I’ve written about this before but think that it’s more than worth another shot. After all, you’d expect me to write about some bands several times in the one year. So why not a show? After the success of ‘The Red Hourglass’ at the Edinburgh Fringe, Alan Bissett has been taking his one man show…

Gratuitous Rabbit Nudity

With 2 still relatively small children to entertain, getting out for anything other than kids’ films is still something of a rarity for reasons of time and energy. Last night however myself and Mrs MPT went out to see the Cumbernauld Theatre’s version of ‘The Wasp Factory’ at the Adam Smith Theatre in Kirkcaldy. This…