Authors Posts by Emily Mildren

Emily Mildren

jungle book by Manuel Harlan

The Jungle Book: “Inventive, imaginative, and musically remarkable”

In the jungle, the mighty jungle, Jessica Swale (writer) tells an energetic remastering of Rudyard Kipling’s story. It’s fresh and it’s new and it...
madama butterfly

Madama Butterfly: exquisite, but problematic

The stage curtain lifted to reveal exquisite scenery. Producer Ellen Kent is well known for her spectacularly designed operas, and this performance of Puccini’s...
Thriller, Megan Baynes

Thriller Live Review: ‘I have a new appreciation for the King of Pop’

I’m going to start this off with a confession; I actually didn’t identify as a Michael Jackson fan before I saw Adrian Grant and...

Review: A Room With a View

When I think of E.M Forster’s novel ‘A Room with a View,’ I immediately conjure scenes from the 1985 film adaptation; largely because of...