ThatIsBeyond… Covid-19 finding my voice again

Having had somewhat more time in my hands than predicted, I seem to have developed a coping mechanism that sees me through the loop de loops and ups and downs of this COVID coaster. My life has changed exponentially since lockdown began. It is unrecognisable to me and I am most certainly a different man […]

ThatIsBeyond… A festive night with #christmasatkew

Sometimes an impromptu magical evening is required to lift the Christmas spirits! So with some mulled wine a winter scarf and of course the amazing company of my wife and friends, I embarked on a magical journey around Kew Gardens… Here is a little photo journey!      This amazing trail began with a bit of […]

ThatIsBeyond…The Mousetraps, The theatre awards that really matter.

Once a year, the elite of theatre round up the awards season with an event created by and voted for by young people. THE MOUSETRAPS is that event and the cream of West End theatre was out in force to collect the hotly contested awards.  It’s always an honour to be invited to an […]

ThatIsBeyond… Breaking Free Of Your Routine.

Having been gifted a long weekend this past four days, I decided to change things up a little bit. Between career development, the running of a household and life in general, it difficult to introduce some spontaneity. I get so locked into a functional routine, that I forget how much there is to be done, […]

ThatIsBeyond… Menswear at the Whats On Stage Awards.

I have just been lucky enough to spend my evening at the Whats On Stage Awards, hosted at the Prince of Wales Theatre by Mel Giedroyc and Steve Furst. What struck me (as well as the cream of west end talent) was the vast array of amazing fashion on show. Preparing for this event, I […]

ThatIsBeyond… My bohemian sister and a change of perspective.

My sister is very bohemian, and I adore that about her; one of the most determined people I know she gets stuff done, but never stops asking “why?” In her head. For quite a while my sister bought me cow memorabilia, everything from a mooing waste paper basket to a toasted sandwich maker! When after […]

ThatIsBeyond… The art of the quick change.

A quick post on the art of the quick change. Now I’m not talking about the quick change artists who rely on magic and layers upon layers of clever costumes. This is not about the illusion of a quick change, but instead the basics of quickly getting out of one costume and into another! Number […]