Thursday, 17 April 2014

Tatyana's Film Club: Pacific Heights

As Chris is on holiday, filling his Film Club curator shoes is the elegant and sublime Tatyana Colombo.  All this week she has chosen films starring Michael Keaton.

Today's film is Pacific Heights, starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew Modine and Michael Keaton.  This is a tense, almost Hitchcockian thriller about a couple who work hard to renovate their dream house and become landlords to pay for it. Unfortunately one of their tenants has plans of his own.  Here is the trailer:

St Albans Operatic Society Presents Annie @StAlbansOpSoc

Julie, Julia and Evie popped in to see Danny this evening to tell us all about St Albans Operatic Society's brand new production of Annie.

Evie, who plays Annie and has the very famous dog 'Sandy' as a partner is crime, says that the phrase ' never work with children or animals' isn't true. She says working with children and animals is more fun, however without them you do get more done!


The show begins on the 28th April at Alban Arena and runs until 3rd of May.  All performances start at 7.30pm, with matinees on Wednesdays and Saturdays at 2pm.

Prices:
  • Standard Adult: £17.50 
  • *Concessionary Adult/Child: £15.50 
  • **Restricted View: £10.00 
  • Monday Preview night £10 All Tickets (No concession apply) 

Go to http://www.saos.org.uk/stalbans/musical/annie/ to book your tickets now!

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

Tatyana's Film Club: Batman

As Chris is on holiday, filling his Film Club curator shoes is the elegant and sublime Tatyana Colombo.  All this week she has chosen films starring Michael Keaton.

Today's film is Michael Keaton's second collaboration with Director Tim Burton, the 1989 smash hit Batman.  With an all-star cast including Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Jerry Hall and Jack Palance - this cinematic version of the story of the Caped Crusader is visually stunning and positively oozing with Tim Burton's unique style.  Here is the trailer:

The Drivetime Sessions with Grae J Wall & Los Chicos Muertos

This afternoon we were joined in the studio by the country group, 'Grae J Wall & Los Chicos Muertos'. They played two of their own songs: 'Sitting in a bar in East Berlin' and 'White Lightning', as well as a cover of Nikki Sudden's 'Chelsea Embankment'.



For more information on the band and any of their upcoming gigs, head on over to their website or facebook page. If you missed the session, go to the listen again service on the Radio Verulam website

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

Tatyana's Film Club: Beetle Juice

As Chris is on holiday, filling his Film Club curator shoes is the elegant and sublime Tatyana Colombo.  All this week she has chosen films starring Michael Keaton.

Today's film is Beetlejuice, starring Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis and Michael Keaton.  The film is about a couple of recently deceased ghosts who contract the services of a "bio-exorcist" in order to remove the obnoxious new owners of their house.  Here is the trailer: