Lydia Thompson. Most of us know her as the producer of the British Blondes, but there’s so much to this woman. Born in London 1838 and sister to the actress Clara Bracy, Lydia showed passion in the performing arts before she was even 14 years old. At 14 she left home and joined Corps de Ballet.…… Continue reading Lydia Thompson
Read Las Vegas Part 1 here. More casinos! Starting with Caesars Palace, we managed to get a tour guide leaflet that had a small map of things to see, including places to shop, statues, and animatronics. We ventured into the Mirage to see where Cirque Du Soleil’s LOVE is so we knew where we were…… Continue reading Las Vegas. Part 2.
Viva Las Vegas!! We drove from Death Valley right to Vegas, the first thing we saw was the impressive beam of light from the Luxor surrounded by the glittering city of Las Vegas. It looked ridiculously impressive by night. On day one we headed to the Jean Philippe Patisserie in the Bellagio for breakfast and gazed…… Continue reading Las Vegas. Part 1.
I’m going on holiday soon, and I’m preparing like crazy already. I really can’t wait for a new adventure. However, I really don’t like packing. Sometimes I wish I could just wave a wand and POOF… all my packing is done! Sadly that’s not the case, and I thought I’d put this little essentials list…… Continue reading Vintage Lady Travel Essentials.
What’s up Doc? I really loved all of the studio tours California had to offer, and I especially loved this one since I’m such a huge fan of Friends, Lord of the Rings, and well who doesn’t love Bugs Bunny?! When we arrived we were shown a quick introduction video as well as a brief…… Continue reading Hollywood Warner Brothers Studio Tour.
On the 7th June I hosted my very first workshop called “Modelling Workshop from Both Sides of the Camera” and it went down a storm. I was so pleased to see so many people turn up to hear what I had to say, take notes and put what they had learnt into practice. “I like…… Continue reading Modelling Workshop from Both Sides of the Camera.
On 27th May I was invited to perform at the Steampunk festival in Crewe. (Watch the video here.) After an hour and a half bus journey I got off the bus totally bewildered, I’ve never really spent much time in Crewe, and it was odd to see my name on posters in several shop windows,…… Continue reading Performing at the Crewe Steampunk Festival.