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I ran a game called 7:Candles:Mcr at an Old Trafford based pervasive gaming event for young people. The lovely people at Let’s Go Global filmed it. They almost made me look good! Almost.


As you may know, I am part of Larkin’ About, a Manchester based pervasive gaming group supported by greenroom theatre. Our next big event is on July 16th, July 2011. Here’s how you can get involved. . . . Want to be involved in the next Larkin’ About event? It’s the end of the world […]


I was invited to give a paper on pervasive games at the Centre for Media Research‘s seminar series at the University of Ulster, Northern Ireland on the 16th of March. I had a great time chatting about pervasive games with some really interesting academics and designers. My gratitude to the University for the invite and […]


After marvelling along with the rest of Twitter at the #supermoon last night, I went along to the launch of Hooker‘s single Dance to the Beat of a Lonely Heart. What an excellent gig. It was held in the Nip and Tipple in Whalley Range, Manchester. I must admit, I haven’t been the biggest fan […]


On Friday 18th March, greenroom played host to a double bill of two wildly different but exciting pieces of theatre. Trace Theatre’s Once Upon a Something was all heart. It genuinely made me laugh out loud during most of it. I’ve seen funny shows before but Trace Theatre displayed a sense of comic timing and […]


On Saturday 5th March, Madlab played host to a Shareable Music Night. This rather interesting event was partly an opportunity to investigate and discuss the shareable music scene, and partly an opportunity to share and discover new music. Or, in other words, we broke up our discussion with sound system interludes. I might make this […]


Sex Idiot

06Mar11

I was lucky enough to see Sex Idiot at Contact Theater on Friday. I want to write at length about the performance but I won’t. It’s something you just have to see. Sex Idiot is written and performed by Bryony Kimmings. It’s a one woman show that constructs its narrative from the author’s sexual history […]