John Shand | Music & Other Spheres Posts

November 18, 2020 / Features
November 16, 2020 / Concert Reviews

Riverside Theatre, October 17 7/10 Singing in public can still be scary, even for those whose nerves are steeled by countless shows. So imagine going for months without performing, and then walking back out on to that stage. Beyond hitting the notes and remembering the arrangements, there’s something akin to…

November 12, 2020 / Theatre Reviews

The Joan, October 15 5/10 When The Big Blue was hatched in July, Q Theatre’s young Originate team didn’t even know if and where they’d be able to perform it. Given this leap into the unknown, perhaps it was apt that the show took its cues from space and deep-sea…