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Interviews

  • Muddy meets Shappi

    Comedian Shappi Khorsandi discusses new tour, her tips on how NOT to be funny and why you should do things that scare you (hell yeah!)

  • Cbeebie star Justin Fletcher and dame Paul Morse in yellow and red waterproof outfits on set of Peter Pan Reading Hexagon Theatre Berkshire 2017

    Ain’t nothing like a dame

    Slap on the grease paint, hoick up your skirt and channel Princess Margaret. Muddy meets Reading's irrepressible panto dame, Paul Morse.

  • Muddy meets Clara Amfo

    Winning TV quiz Pointless, playing basketball with Justin Bieber, crying over Oprah – it's all in a day's work for Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo. Meet Muddy's new BFF.

  • theatrical comedian Kerry Ipema sits on stage performing One Woman Sex And The City – 6 series, 24 characters, 1 woman

    Sex and the sisterhood

    Grab a Cosmo, SATC is making a comeback… in Berkshire! Meet New Yorker Kerry Ipema who plays 24 characters from 6 series.

  • Cross dressing panto dame The Enchantress in Corn Exchnage Newbury's Christmas show Beauty and the Beast

    Gotta spell on you

    Meet The Enchantress – the Newbury panto *ahem* Beauty who's a bigger diva than Mariah.

  • Actress Faye Ellen pictured wearing the infamous yellow Belle dress in the garden of South Hill Park Bracknell in Berkshire, ahead of her perforce in the panto Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty confidential

    Disney panto princess, Belle (aka Faye Ellen) was released form the clutches of the Beast long enough to talk about this year's South Hill Park panto, reality TV and more

  • South Hill Park theatre director Joe Maylan suited and booted in black and white

    Airing our dirty laundry

    Chuffing nora The Railway Children is coming to the South Hill Park stage from 25 – 28 October. I flagged down director Joe Malyan with my big red pants. Once he got over the shock, this is what he had to say for himself.

  • Crazy blonde Jan Ravens tearing it up on stage

    A Dead Ringer for difficult

    If you're strong, successful and assertive… Watch out! Jan Ravens is about. The Dead Ringers star talks to Muddy.

  • A bug’s life

    Trying to teach your kids good habits? Author Tina Stubbs can help with her books Life's Little Bugs

  • Heston’s smoking hot!

    The humble banger needs to up its game after Heston's barbie in The Crown at Bray new garden.

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