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Collabro – and then there were four

Don't worry. Social Media maybe awash with crying imojis, but I can assure you there is nothing to worry about. All it means is that the fabulous five have now become the fantastic four as the show goes on with Jamie, Matt, Tom and Michael as a four piece. We all wish Richard well and eagerly await news of his plans.

WARNING! Collabro – Act Two

If you are of a sensitive musical theatre disposition, then do not listen to Collabro's Act Two whilst you are driving your car, which is where I started listening to it the other day.  If I want completely uninterrupted listening time, I play CDs in my car. There are 10 tracks on this album and by track 2, I thought that I... Continue Reading →

After the recent news about 22 year old Jersey Boy Jonny Labey landing a part in the EastEnders, I started wondering why the tiny island of Jersey is producing such amazing grown home talent for the both the stage and screen. I believe you are born with talent, but it is the nurturing and encouragement of that particular gift during the formative... Continue Reading →

JERSEY BOY LANDS ROLE IN EASTENDERS

I am not sure if it is something in the water but, for an island which is only 5 miles/8 km long by 9 miles/14.5 km wide, Jersey produces a remarkable amount of successful entertainers for both the stage and screen. The latest young performer to join the ever growing list of Jersey celebrities that already include singer-songwriter Narina... Continue Reading →

The Jersey Bounce in Full Swing

I saw The Jersey Bounce for the first time supporting Tom Jones earlier this year on a big stage and absolutely loved their performance. Quite why I had never seen them before is beyond me! This is an incredible, Jersey-based,10 piece jazz/swing band fronted by Mark Willmett who has been performing swing most of his... Continue Reading →

Ray Quinn – Old Soul, Young Blood

What a long way Ray Quinn has come since his first audition on the X Factor in 2006, aged 17. Sharon Osbourne, generally pretty astute when it comes to assessing star quality, summed up his audition by saying "Some people have a natural gift for entertaining .... and you are a natural ...". It is... Continue Reading →

FASCINATING AIDA – Like a Fine Wine, They Improve With Age

I have lost count how many times I have seen Fascinating Aida, but as soon as the lights go down on one performance, I am on the Internet again looking another one of their shows to go and see. Currently they are on their Charm Offensive Tour, which runs until March 2015 and they performed... Continue Reading →

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