Welcome! This blog is the latest in a long line of attempts at putting thoughts into semi-coherent words, to connect my passions with the world and, in turn, the world with me. I’m Matty, and I have always been a bit awful at telling people why they should care for my own little corner of the internet when there is a plethora of noise and life coming from everywhere. That’s self-consciousness for you. I am not an entertainment professional or a travel expert, but I firmly believe passion has a heartbeat. Here’s the rhythm of mine. And with a bit of luck and a lot more writing, I intend to share it with you.

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City of Angels: A distorted mirror

As the last production I was able to see live before theatres closed due to the pandemic, City of Angels (and, particularly, London’s Garrick Theatre’s run of the Donmar production) has a special place in my heart. With the future of the show uncertain due to the limited engagement nature of its stay at the …

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Here we go again.

I never really know how to start these things. Admitting it from the get-go might prove to be a mistake in the long run, but I would like to believe openness pays off, at least a little. The reality is that talking about myself feels entirely less interesting than talking about everything else. I could …

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