‘The Dragon Who Hates Poetry’ with Dominic Berry: Review

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Reading poetry is often described as a moving experience and listening to readings by the winners of Ilkley Festival’s Children’s Poetry Competition really did bring a lump to my throat. The children took to the stage before Dominic Berry's poetry … [read more]

‘The Wimpy Kid Show': Review

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I was intrigued by the whole notion of ‘The Wimpy Kid Show’ before I even set foot in Ilkley Playhouse. How do you create an ‘author event’ with no author to promote the book? (Very successfully, judging by the fact that the team behind the show were … [read more]