Prom 59: Woopsy

Having recovered from the pain of Michael Ball’s Prom, I settled down to the LSO gig full of excitement. In truth it was a little late to be committing to the recorded TV broadcast. Clearly my insistence that everything should be listened to/watched live is waning although I offer the pressure of producing Proms-related videos […]

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Prom 58: Exruciating

What could be better for a self-confessed of musical theatre and a strange, if slightly-obsessive Proms fan * but an evening of excerpts from a variety of different stage works sung by UK musical theatre chieftan Michael Ball? Here’s what could have been better. A concert performance of one entire stage show (preferrably something by […]

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Prom 56: Hardly any comment

As usual, I’ve found myself fending off a steady stream of contrary opinions regarding last night’s Prom concert from Proms fans who (to the best of my knowledge) didn’t actually attend/watch/listen to last night’s concert. I have to be completely honest. We didn’t watch very much of it ourselves nor did we watch it live. […]

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