Carly Ritter – tweaking the golden thread.

Carly Ritter – tweaking the golden thread.

In a bio by Steve Leggett, Carly Ritter is described like this, in part:  The daughter of actor John Ritter and the granddaughter of Tex Ritter, her childhood was one where creativity was encouraged. She was raised in Los Angeles and attended high school in Santa Monica, then left for New York following graduation, attending Vassar and spending her junior year abroad in Scotland. Her debut album, the self-titled Carly Ritter, which included guest contributions not only from Juliette and Joachim, but also father Ry, as well as Robert Francis,…

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Queen Magic in Johannesburg

Queen Magic in Johannesburg

Currently on at The Joburg Theatre is Showtime Management’s ‘Queen – It’s a Kind of Magic’  We had the pleasure of speaking to Giles Taylor who portrays Freddie Mercury and the show’s tour manager Ben Hopper who sat with us to discuss how they manage to keep the Queen magic alive.  Welcome to South Africa. The show has toured NZ, Australia, Singapore, Canada. How long has the show been going? With this particular cast it has been going give or take two years.  We’ve only had a couple of weeks…

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RIP David Bowie – Ziggy Stardust

RIP David Bowie – Ziggy Stardust

This is such a hard post to write, but I’m sitting here on 11 January 2016, a date which will forever be known as the day that David Bowie died. The news on the radio this morning was a shocker. I wasn’t a huge fan, didn’t even like all his music. I’m not fanatical about him like I am about Rick Astley but am I suppose what you could call a mainstream fan. I liked Space Oddity, Labyrinth (the movie) and Peace on Earth which he did with Bing Crosby. He’s…

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