Here come the Brits

 by Peter Spence in News 1 Comment

As you watch the Brits on Wednesday night – if you watch the Brits on Wednesday night – spare a thought for the man who has written the script you’re hearing. Andy Milligan has one great advantage, at least.

Peter SpenceHere come the Brits

Figaro at the cutting edge

 by Peter Spence in News, Stars 1 Comment

The Barber of Seville – Gioachino Rossini’s comic opera masterpiece – opens in Cardiff on Saturday, nearly 200 years to the day since its premiere in Rome on 20 February 1816.

Peter SpenceFigaro at the cutting edge

School of rock

 by Peter Spence in Legends, Music Directions 1 Comment

Fair play to Patrick Pipino, the father who wrote to his daughter’s school explaining that she had been late in because she had been watching a three-and-a-half-hour Springsteen show the night before.

Peter SpenceSchool of rock