Wednesday, 18 October 2017

The Drivetime Sessions with @Thepapersnakes sponsored by @FightingCocksSA






On this weeks Drivetime Sessions we were joined by local artists The Paper Snakes! They performed their singles 'On My Own', 'Do The Walk' and a cover of Stevie Wonder's 'I Wish'.

For more information on The Paper Snakes, including details of their upcoming gigs, you can visit their Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/thepapersnakes

If you would like to listen to the Drivetime Sessions again then visit listenagain.radioverulam.com and navigate to Wednesday at 5:30.

Charlotte's Film Club: Blade Runner 2049

Following on from Charlotte's pick yesterday of "Blade Runner", today the Film Club looks at the recently released sequel "Blade Runner 2049".

The Denis Villeneuve-directed sequel to the neo-noir classic sees Ryan Gosling as new Blade Runner Officer K, who discovers a long-buried secret when hunting down replicants that threatens to change society dramatically. To get answers, he must track down Rick Deckard, who has not been seen for thirty years.

Along with Gosling, Harrison Ford, Jared Leto and Ana De Armis star.

 

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Charlotte's Film Club: Blade Runner (The Final Cut)

Charlotte continues to rule over this weeks Film Club today, looking at the final cut of  Sci-fi classic "Blade Runner" today, in anticipation for the recently released sequel.

Set in a bleak distant future, Harrison Ford plays Deckard, a man who is searching for escaped ‘replicants’,androids who look just like humans.  Directed by Ridley Scott it also stars Rutger Hauer in a memorable role as Ford's nemesis, Young and Edward J Olmos.

Monday, 16 October 2017

Charlotte's Film Club: The Mountain Between Us

Chris, after several years of diligent service, has decided to pass the reigns of the Film Club onto someone younger and more knowledgeable about films! Shocker! In his place, Charlotte has been given control of the Film Club, starting us off with 2017 release "The Mountain Between Us".

This dramatic thriller sees two strangers stranded on a mountain together after a plane crash work together to endure the extreme elements of the remote terrain. Realizing that help is not on the way, they embark on a perilous journey across hundreds of miles of wilderness, pushing each other to survive and discovering their inner strength.

Kate Winslet and Idris Elba star.

 

Theatre update



David Widdowson from OVO joined us tonight providing an update on upcoming local events.


The Crucible

8th – 18th November 2017
Maltings Arts Theatre, St Albans
By Arthur Miller | Directed by Janet Poddhttp://www.ovotheatre.org.uk/#section-coming-soon-two



A Musical Tour of Europe
20th & 21st October 20.00 at the Maltings Art Theatre

St Albans Chamber Opera present A MUSICAL TOUR OF EUROPE via London, Paris Vienna, Berlin, Prague, Seville, Venice and many more. With Verdi, Mozart, Puccini, Handel, Bizet, Strauss and others.
Hazel Neighbour… Soprano, Olivia Barry…. Mezzo, Peter Martin… tenor, Jonathan Saunders… Baritone. With the SACO chorus and Julian Barber MD at the piano.

Tickets: £15

More details can be found at the web site