Brown paper packages tied up with strings, these are a few of my favorite LINKS!

Quando ti portano a letto il caffé, ecco i LINKS che piacciono a me!

Fundraising/Raccolte fondi

The Forget-Me-Not Project launched in October 2011 by a keen theatre-goer as part of a fund-raising initiative for Leukaemia & Lymphona Research. It is dedicated to the memory of her sister, Sue Pope. Among the many people who have participated so far are stars of stage & screen such as Dame Judi Dench, Sir Ian McKellen, Michael Ball, Robin Williams, Sarah Lancashire, Kiefer Sutherland, Stephen Fry, John Barrowman, Sir Ian Botham and many, many more….

Il progetto Forget-Me-Not è stato lanciato nell’Ottobre 2011 da un’appassionata di teatro, come parte dell’iniziativa per la Ricerca sulla Leucemia e Linfoma. È dedicato alla memoria di sua sorella Sue Pope. Tra le molte persone che hanno aderito finora ci sono star del palcoscenico e dello schermo, come Dame Judy Dench, Ser Ian McKellen, Michael Ball, Robin Williams, Sarah Lancashire, Kiefer Sutherland, Stephen Fry, John Barrowman, Ser Ian Botham e molti, molti altri..


Royal British LegionService charity helping the Armed Forces community to Live On. Support us at:“. Got a red poppy as sybol, in the memory of the fallen of WWI. Hashtag #lestweforget

Royal British Legion supporta le Forze Armate e i reduci di guerra britannici e le loro famiglie. Potete fare donazioni sul loro sito. Hanno come simbolo un papavero rosso, in memoria dei caduti della Prima Guerra Mondiale. Il motto è “Non dimentichiamo”.


Databases the most precious database on actors, directors, producers, crew, movies, tv series, shorts, locations and everything related. Il più prezioso database su attori, registi, produttori, tecnici, film, telefilm, corti, luoghi e tutto ciò che ad essi è legato. from Ancient to XXI Century Theatre. Sul Teatro dall’antichità al 21° secolo. a database of past and future theatre productions. Un database sulle produzioni teatrali passate e future. (Internet Broadway Database) archive is the official database for Broadway theatre information. IBDB provides records of productions from the beginnings of New York theatre until today. Archivio con le informazioni sul teatro di Broadway, tutte le produzioni dalle origini del teatro di New York ad oggi. The Internet Theatre Database, by the fans for the fans. Database sul Teatro, fatto dai fans per i fans. The BroadwayWorld DB is the largest theatre database on the net, covering the world of Broadway and beyond including theatre in more than 150 cities, 275,000+ performers, 60,000+ productions and growing by the minute! Il più grande database in rete sul teatro in più di 150 città, su più di 275.000 attori, più di 60.000 produzioni e cresce ogni minuto! the free online guide to modern playwrights and theatre plays which have been written, adapted or translated, into English since the production of Look Back in Anger in 1956. It contains information on 48,451 Playwrights and 166,342 of their Plays. The Toronto Theatre Database. The Theatres Trust is the National Advisory Body for Theatres, protecting theatres for everyone, operate nationally in England, Scotland and Wales promoting the value of theatre buildings and championing their future. “Discover – Read – Study – Perform” A new way to experience plays – From curriculum classics to contemporary writing – Accompanied by theory and practice. Tweets by @dramaonlinelib


Sites about Theatre

(for archives of plays see the “What’s On” page)

London Theatre Direct Official Amazing London Theatre Ticket Deals, News & Gossip. One of my favorite links!

What’s On Stage the UK’s leading theatre website and home of the .

Everything TheatreAn honest & unpretentious guide to the London theatre scene. Reviews, competitions, features, opinions & podcasts that aim to make theatre appealing to all!” – Twitter account   – and Facebook page

British Theatre  “The twitter feed for British Theatre. Find out what is going on from the British Theatre community, with interviews, live streams and much more.” – Twitter account @British_Theatre – and Facebook page

West End FrameIndependent theatre website. Latest reviews, breaking news, interviews with West End stars & competitions + West End Frame Awards!” – Twitter account  


Museums of Cinema Museo Nazionale del Cinema di Torino Cineteca di Bologna

BFI – The British Film Institute They promote greater understanding of and access to film and TV culture.


Festivals around the world

La Biennale di Venezia – Venice Film Festival.

Festival de Cannes.

BFI London Film Festival.



Moët BIFA Created in 1998, The Moët British Independent Film Awards celebrates & promotes achievements in British filmmaking. Hashtag


DVD/Bluray sellers Quality British TV and Exclusive dvds delivered direct to your door.

Gay Essential The essential online shop for gay themed films.


Bloggers & Reviewers

Theatre And Me, wonderful blog by my friend, the Austrian theategoer Ingrid! Her motto is “Just gimme a front row seat and nobody gets hurt“. Twitter account:  

Mycroft-brolly.livejournal Rakshita Patel’s blog, she writes for too. I had the pleasure to met her in London! Such a nice person! Twitter account:  

Rev Stan’s theatre blog, brilliant Londoner. Her motto is “Attempting to articulate my thoughts about theatre since 2007“. Twitter account:

The other bridge projectWords, words, words“. A blog by Poly Gianniba. Theatre as pop culture and everything else as theatre. Twitter account:  

Partially Obstructed View by Nick, “Rebel without applause”. His motto is: “Writing down what I think about theatre I’ve seen in That London, whether I’ve been asked to or not“. Genial blog title! Twitter account:

Daniela Catelli, “I’m an Italian film critic, a writer and tv author. I wrote books on horror movies, William Friedkin, The Exorcist etc.” – Writes for – Twitter account

Mark Shenton London-based theatre critic for The Stage,, Twitter account:

There Ought To Be Clowns brilliant title for a blog on Theatre! Twitter account:

Terri Paddock was “behind”, still “passionate about UK theatre”. Twitter account:  

Lyn Gardner writes on theatre for The Guardian. Twitter account:  

Drama Scene Twitter account – Journalist tweeting on British theatre, TV & film + former Olivier Awards theatre panel judge. Contributor to .

Theatre Cat: Libby Purves Reviews – not only I love the logo, I also find brilliant the reviews!

Carn’s Theatre Passion – “Once a Performer Always a performer!” she reviews for several blogs and loves New Writings, as me! Twitter account

My Theatre Mates – A portal for theatre lovers co-founded by Terri Paddock & Mark Shenton. Twitter account @MyTheatreMates



Scout London, your guide to everything London.

Radio Times, the home of TV, film and entertainment news, views and more.

Ciak, the Italy’s leading movie magazine since 1985.

Empire, “The world’s biggest (and best) movie magazine and website.

Time Out London, “Finding the best of London culture, daily.”

Sight & Sound, “The international film magazine, since 1932. Published by @BFI.

Film TV Italian Magazine, their motto: “Ovunque ci sia il Cinema“.

Best Movie Italia, “Tutto il Cinema in un click“.


Audio Producers

Spiteful Puppet, Audio/visual production company who make the award nominated Robin Hood reboot starring Lee Ingleby.

HarperAudio London “Producers of fine audiobooks for your listening pleasure.”

BookD Podcast “The show that exchanges ideas & the arts with your favourite authors & actors”



Methuen Drama “an imprint of Bloomsbury. Play publishers for over 100 years, with titles on acting, theatre performance and production.”

The British Library no need to explain why…


Theatre Crew

Frantic Assemblycreates thrilling, energetic and unforgettable theatre.” Twitter account:

Playwright Tom Morton-Smith official site: – Twitter account:


Miscellanea excellent to see some works that don’t arrive on Italian screens: trailers, interviews, videoclips, fan art and much more. excellent for trailers and short movies. where joy resides if you’re Performing Arts addict!


Theatre and Places of London

Must start the long list soon…


Actors Official Sites

Jack Holden

Tom Prior – Facebook page tomprioractor


Actors’ agents sites

Same as above…




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