A Silent Minute

Yesterday we marked the 10 year anniversary of the 7th July terrorist attacks on London with a minute of silence. I was delivering a session on storytelling and presentations at the time. We arranged the workshop so we had a natural break to allow people to pay their respects. As I was staring out of the window of the meeting room in …

A Blood Soaked Smile

Theatre is a transformative storytelling medium. Musical theatre doubly so. Last Friday night I got to revisit a piece of my musical theatre past. In 1988, as an impressionable 17 year old drama student, I got to see the RSC production of Carrie – the musical in Stratford. It’s a show that has gone down in history, due to the fact …