Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Danny meets the cast of Aladdin @RadlettCentre

Danny caught up with some of the stars (Aladdin: Piers Bate, Princess Jasmine: Melissa Rose, Genie: Charlotte Vaughan) from the pantomime Aladdin, on at the Radlett Centre from the 8th December - 3rd January.

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Hot Topics 16th October 2018

Each week we will be including our Hot Topics feature from the daily show in our podcast.

This week Sam Rolfe, Margie Skinner and Danny talk invisible cars, lorry drivers having an offal day, kayakers fighting marine life, and how to get free pizza.

Doug from The Goldhawks: Quadrophenia Live

Today we talked to Doug Freeman from 'The Goldhawks' about their new show 'Quadrophenia the album- Live' This show is a recreation of the album Quadrophenia by the Who.  This nationwide tour started in August and will run until November 2019, with over 70 tour dates to go.  It is completely faithful to the original 1973 album, the Who's fifth album overall and second rock opera, and everything you hear will be live. 

Quadrophenia Live will be performed at Harpenden Public Halls on the 24th October and at the Radlett Centre on the 25th October.

Quadrophenia Website
Twitter: @QuadAlbumLive
Facebook: @QuadropheniaLiveBand
Instagram: @quadrophenia_live

"Highly moving and unstoppable"- the Sunday Times

Monday, 15 October 2018

Local Theatre Update

David Widdowson joined us on Drivetime tonight and gave us an update on what is happening locally in the theatre .


25th October – 17th November 2018
Maltings Arts Theatre, St Albans
By William Shakespeare | Directed by Adam Nichols

Returning home from a bloody civil war, the victorious Macbeth meets three witches on the heath. Driven by their disturbing prophecies, he sets out on the path to murder.

Herts Jazz Club – Clark Tracey Quintet
16th October - 19.30 Maltings Art Theatre

Clark Tracey – Drums, Alex Ridout – Trumpet, Sean Payne – Alto, Elliott Sansom – Piano, James Owston – Bass

Tonight we present Clark’s own group, formed in January this year. This is his latest incarnation of superb young talented musicians, deserving of a wider audience and a national platform

Abbey Theatre
Dangerous Corner 12th - 20th October 
The first of JB Priestley’s ‘Time Plays’, this beautifully written drama doesn’t date. A group of friends have dinner together, but a simple remark sets off a whole series of revelations about the characters and their fascinating relationships.

Castaways: Mandala Theatre Company
Trestle Arts Theatre Thu 18th Oct at 1:30pm
Three teenagers – born on the same day, in the same town but with very different backgrounds.

Friday, 12 October 2018

The Radio Verulam Film Guide: Friday 12th October 2018

Simon dropped past the studio to unleash his wisdom and recommends the following films that are on free-to-air TV for your consumption:

Gosford Park (2001)
9.00pm – 11.45pm

The Winslow Boy (1999)
1.50pm – 3.30pm

Antz (1998)
1.30pm – 3.10pm
Channel 4

Selma (2014)
11.15pm – 1.15am

Tower Block (2012)
10.00pm – 11.55pm

The Ghost Writer (2010)
10.30pm – 1.10am

The Innocents (1961)
9.00pm – 11.00pm
Talking Pictures