Tabitha Peverley

A Second look at Avengers Endgame

A Second look at Avengers Endgame

This is it.  The cinematic event of 2019 has finally arrived. After much anticipation from fans all over the world, the final chapter of Phase 4 of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe (MCU) has landed. And it did not disappoint. A culmination of 10 years and 22 films, Endgame is Marvel’s masterpiece, the jewel in its crown. […]

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Ghosts: new BBC comedy off to funnily bad start

Ghosts: new BBC comedy off to funnily bad start

As someone who was a massive fan of the CBBC series Horrible Histories, I was ecstatic to find out that the original cast members of it were coming together for a new comedy on BBC 1 called Ghosts. The basic premise of the show is that a modern couple inherits a haunted house from a […]

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Leaping lizards: Annie was a success at Newcastle Theatre Royal

Leaping lizards: Annie was a success at Newcastle Theatre Royal

The long-awaited return of the tale of little orphan Annie made a triumphant return to Newcastle this week on it’s UK tour. This time it’s the legend that is Anita Dobson in the role of Miss Hannigan, and she plays the role of the grotesque, drunken head of the orphanage were Annie and her friends […]

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Back with a Bang! Line of Duty Series 5

Back with a Bang! Line of Duty Series 5

Intrigue. Suspicion. A plot twist. All of these things can only mean one thing: yes, Line of Duty is back! Series 5 of Jed Mercurio’s police drama about catching bent cops kicked off again on Sunday March 31, much to the joy and anticipation of fans. Series 4 ended with a shot of Superintendent Hastings […]

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Review: Mary, Queen of Scots

Review: Mary, Queen of Scots

As someone who has a particular interest in Tudor history, I was really looking forward to seeing this film. Margot Robbie plays the part of my favourite English queen, Elizabeth I, opposite Saoirse Ronan in the titular role of Mary. My main motivation for wanting to see this was because I know almost nothing about […]

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Review: Don’t Forget the Birds @ Live Theatre

Review: Don’t Forget the Birds @ Live Theatre

You’d think that a story about a mother and daughter learning how to reconnect after the mother has just been released from prison would be a difficult story to tell. However, this latest production from Open Clasp handles the story with the utmost sensitivity and respect. The play, based on a true story, has a […]

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Album review: The Overtones by The Overtones

Album review: The Overtones by The Overtones

Bringing some swing music magic to their latest album, The Overtones are back and just as brilliant as ever. It’s been a tough year for the band, with the unexpected death of their band mate and lead singer Timmy Matley in April. The newly minted four piece have put a lot of emotion and passion […]

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Review: Fans at Live Theatre, Newcastle

Review: Fans at Live Theatre, Newcastle

Four characters. Four stories. One passion. The story of Fans is one of four friends trying to form their own band so they can be the next big thing. Along the way we see creative differences over their sound, as well as what they should call themselves. All of this is glued together with their […]

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Editor’s Pick: Top 5 Star Wars Characters

Editor’s Pick: Top 5 Star Wars Characters

As today (4 May) is Star Wars Day, here are the top 5 Star Wars characters, as chosen by our editor. General Leia Organa Otherwise known as Princess Leia, she is in many ways the matriarch of the whole Star Wars series. Portrayed by the late Carrie Fisher, Leia was the original strong female character […]

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Review: Paloma Faith at Metro Radio Arena 9/3/2018

Review: Paloma Faith at Metro Radio Arena 9/3/2018

The arena was alive and jumping when Paloma Faith took to the stage. Dressed to impress in a pink fringed dress that strengthens the reputation she has for being a little bit different, she emerged from a trap door at the top of a set made to look like a cave full of crystals. Opening […]