LIFESTYLE

Victoria at Grand Opera House Review

Queen Victoria’s irrepressible love for Albert sparked a royal dynasty, but his untimely death brought the world’s most powerful woman to her knees with grief. Now, the amazing story of this incredible monarch is brought to life in a production that will be eagerly anticipated by fans of dance, romance and history.

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LIFESTYLE

Calendar Girls the Musical review

What better way to spend a mid week date night than at the Grand Opera House watching a London West End Musical on its opening night in Belfast. That is exactly how we spent our Tuesday evening!

Calendar Girls The Musical, written by Gary Barlow and Tim Firth, starring a host of household names including Lesley Joseph, Lisa Maxwell, Sarah Jane Buckley, Sue Devaney, Julia Hills, Judy Holt and Rebecca Storm, is a joyous, empowering and grounded look at relationships, grief and love.

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LIFESTYLE

Company The Musical review

Its no secret we love going to Grand Opera House to see a show or musical when we can, so when I heard the renowned and ground-breaking Stephen Sondheim musical ‘Company The Musical was coming to Belfast, we had to go!

While Bobby’s friends are married, Bobby, the only bachelor, is turning 35 and trying to decide if he should get married. Under pressure from his friends and three very different girlfriends, which one will the New Yorker choose, if any?

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FAMILY

What to/not to say to someone who has a miscarriage

Someone recently asked me what should I say to someone who had a miscarriage without upsetting them? I thought about this one for a while, everyone reacts differently to trauma and everyone grieves differently. One persons way of coping wouldn’t be the same as someone else’s. What makes one person happy could potentially upset someone else but here are a few points I thought would help.

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