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Review- The Waste Land- The Shadow Players24-9-15

To hear that there shall be a dramatic performance of T.S Eliot's The Waste Land is a rarity. The Waste Land has been deemed one of the most influential poems of the 20th century and whilst its influence upon the literary world is unquestionable, it has often been considered too difficult to perform. Its vast array of characters, scenarios and sequences which feature a diverse assortment of languages have scared away many a confident performer.

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Live with Lizzy!- Irma- Face to Face Tour22-9-15

Starting on YouTube, this French-Cameroonian folk pop singer, now has over 31,000 subscribers and millions of views. Over the weekend, she stopped by Hong Kong as part of her Face to Face Tour and performed at the Vine Centre in Wan Chai.

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Review- Eureka- CCDC21-9-15

The title 'Eureka' brings strong connotations and expectations, (and this is before even entering the performance). This word: 'Eureka' suggests that I will leaving with a sense of understanding, clarity and ultimately a concept of the show which I will view for a little under two hours. Did I achieve this moment of enlightenment? I'll return to this later.

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Live with Lizzy!- The Anello, Next 2 Me EP Release Party18-9-15

The Anello is a Hong Kong based duo mashing indie, electronic and R&B. With Jeff Anello on vocals and Michal Garcia handling keys, electronics and trumpet, The Anello’s sound is definitely not what I usually lean towards and it’s quite safe to say my first impression differed greatly to my second

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Review- La Soiree- Lunchbox Productions17-9-15

In a combination of circus, cabaret and burlesque that has been running since its creation at Edinburgh Fringe, La Soiree swung into Hong Kong last night. I found it enjoyable, the cast talented, but sometimes their use of camp a little over the top.

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Review- The Amazing Bubble Man- Lunchbox Productions17-9-15

This is not the first time I’ve seen The Amazing Bubble Man. I saw him three years ago on his first tour to Hong Kong. This show was similar to his previous run, but not exactly the same, which I appreciated

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Preview- The Waste Land- Shadow Players16-9-15

The Waste Land is considered one of the most influential poems of the twentieth century. The Waste Land was written in the aftermath of WWI by Eliot when he was on the verge of a nervous breakdown, and while his marriage was failing.

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New Series: Vish Reviews People13-9-15

For those that were at the Hecklers last week, you were privy to a special announcement that HKELD is expanding its coverage over the next few months to write blogs on more than theatre and dance. You guys have been asking for this and we're answering with a resounding, YES!

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The Hecklers Rock On at Orange Peel!9-9-15

We came, we drank, we gave out the awards and we partied hard!

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And the Winners are...8-9-15

Drum roll please...

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