You can’t beat London’s museums for a culture fix. So unleash your inner Brian Sewell and check out these must-see Spring exhibitions – featuring Grayson Perry, Hockney and, um, Arnie’s Terminator suit.Read more
Category: Arts & Culture
Seeking literary inspiration? Muddy’s professional bookworm Kerry Potter is here to help with her April picks, so clear space on your Kindle or bookshelves pronto. And if you have any recommendations of your own, we’d love to hear from you – what are you reading right now? What’s been abandoned on your bedside table for months? Bookish musings in the comment box below please!Read more
I know you’ll find this hard to believe but sometimes I get just a leetle bit bored of my nights out consisting of sitting in the pub, vino in hand. Yes, really! So recently I rounded up the Muddy crew for a girls’ night out with a difference – we were in a pub, we had wine… but also we had paintbrushes! And you can only imagine the paint-flicking silliness that ensued (think drunk Jackson Pollock).Read more
Seeking literary inspiration? Muddy’s professional bookworm Kerry Potter is here to help with her March picks. That precarious tower of tomes on your bedside table is about to getting even taller…. And if you have any recommendations of your own, we’d love to hear from you – literary musings in the comment box below please!Read more
Don’t cry for me, Muddy readers, the truth is I’ll never leave YOUUUUUU…. Fresh from a sell-out West End run and and newly arrived in our ‘hood, Evita has flounced up to Oxford’s New Theatre in her furs but is she worthy of your affections?Read more
Tonight, I will be downing tools, turning off my phone, and commandeering the sofa, remote and wine from 9pm – 11pm as not one, but two, fantastic TV shows arrive on the small screen.
First up, at 9pm on BBC1 is The Replacement, a three-part thriller.
I was lucky enough to go to a preview screening of the first episode and, believe me, it is edge-of-your seat stuff.Read more
The 89th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The movie industry’s finest got glammed up, came, saw and conquered… or, at least, thought they’d conquered but then realized someone had a made a humdinger of a boo-boo. Didn’t get to see it? Here’s Muddy’s two-minute Oscars digest.Read more
It’s been such a crazy year so far that I somehow forgot to tell you some really amazing news from *cough* last month. Oops!
So it’s a massive and heartfelt thank you for those of you who suggested Muddy Stilettos as the UK’s Best Arts & Culture Blog before Christmas, because guess what? We’ve only gone and made the Finals, one of only eight companies in the whole of the UK.Read more
The Degas to Picasso exhibition at The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford has us totally wowed at Muddy HQ, and there’s just one week left to catch it.Read more
Read the book but not yet seen the play? Mark Haddon’s ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime’ is among the most exciting plays I’ve ever seen – so mind-blowing I’ve seen it three times. Now at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre, here’s why you should see it.Read more
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