Restaurant review: The Greek Larder, Kings Cross

"We're going to the Greek Larder for your birthday treat," my other half texted to me,  "You'll like it - they change the menus every...

Cause of Death – Invisibility

This January, my world was touched in some way by the deaths of three people: David Bowie, Alan Rickman and Danny Hackett. Bowie and Rickman, died of...

Recipe: Christmas Gingerbread Men

Baking gingerbread is the perfect Christmas Eve activity. These gingerbread men are incredibly simple to make and would make a lovely gift and will...

Creative Minds: Mental health on (and off) the stage

In recent years there has been a growing focus on building and maintaining spaces that are open and supportive of mental health issues, and so...

Here’s to 2017!

This year has been an absolute rollercoaster! Despite all the horrendous political outcomes and losing so many people, I've learnt a lot of things -...

Cold is The New Cool: A take on why empathy is so unfashionable

The world that we live in today is a mess. This rock that we all call home is slowly transforming into a hostile wasteland...

The Small Stagey Boy: To Be, or Not To Be

Welcome to a new regular series for The Daily Spectacle. This is a sister series to my Mindfulness 101 series which will soon be restarting....

The Gig Economy: Employment in the 21st Century

My old dad would never have clocked this trend. In his day you got a job and worked for the same company for the...

How not to be Biphobic

As I write this, the spellcheck on my document is telling me the word ‘biphobic’ does not exist. Despite how much this irritates and...

Mindfulness 101 – The Mindfulness Journey

Welcome to a new series on The Daily Spectacle - Mindfulness 101. As a vocals student and former drama school student I have learnt the need to...