Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

I was one of those lucky people who managed to get tickets in the first release and on August 10th I got to witness this story on stage in the Palace Theatre in London. Having gone into the theatre having not read the script (I have since) I was full of apprehension and excitement overContinue reading “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”

Origins: Princess and the Frog

Princess and the Frog is a 2009 animated Disney film. The last film (as of now) that was animated in the two dimensional classic Disney style. Telling the story of Tiana, a hard working girl in New Orleans who through numerous events has to kiss a frog (Prince Naveen) which, inevitably leads to the happily everContinue reading “Origins: Princess and the Frog”

The Origins of Mulan

The story of perhaps one of the most daring stories Disney has gone onto adapt is Mulan. The history of this story is well documented and there are only two different historical accounts/ stories of Hua (Fa) Mulan although both follow the same vein of the story. The Ballad of Mulan was first transcribed inContinue reading “The Origins of Mulan”

A Nerd filled Summer.

 This summer myself along with Emma and Jacqueline travelled down to London to complete a long awaited and planned trip to the place where Harry Potter came to life for the big screen. Down at Pinewood Studios just north of London is where the magic is, and from the outset the place just oozes theContinue reading “A Nerd filled Summer.”