Phillipa Ellis

Phillipa Ellis

Phillipa is a born and bred Londoner. From a family of Eastenders, she has a strong affiliation to the East End, yet fell in love with south London 15 years ago when she met her husband and moved to Blackheath, then Brockley.

She loves all aspects of the arts, particularly modern art and fringe theatre, and is particularly passionate about continuing this interest even with her two very young children in tow, capturing her experiences and recommendations via her blog artsaloud.wordpress.com.

Articles by: Phillipa Ellis

Theatre Review: Horrible Histories

Theatre Review: Horrible Histories

Giving the Garrick's glitter balls a sense of purpose. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★★★☆
Review: Goosebumps Kids Is Just Too Scary

Review: Goosebumps Kids Is Just Too Scary

Too much terror, not enough ham. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★☆☆☆
Review: We’re Going On A Bear Hunt… Again

Review: We’re Going On A Bear Hunt… Again

Little Angel’s Bear Hunt makes a welcome return home. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★★★☆
Review: All That Fall Could Herald A Brave New Era For Radio

Review: All That Fall Could Herald A Brave New Era For Radio

Pin your ears back for this theatrical performance of a Samuel Beckett radio play. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★★☆☆
Hampton Court’s Magic Garden: King Of Playgrounds

Hampton Court’s Magic Garden: King Of Playgrounds

New palace play-park is fit for a king. | By Phillipa Ellis
Review: Kite Is A Breath Of Fresh Air On The Family Theatre Scene

Review: Kite Is A Breath Of Fresh Air On The Family Theatre Scene

A rare, original treat. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★★★☆
I Want My Hat Back Review: The Perfect Antidote To Seasonal Schmaltz

I Want My Hat Back Review: The Perfect Antidote To Seasonal Schmaltz

Beloved children's book comes to National Theatre. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★★★☆
Great London Family Days Out That Bring The Outside Inside

Great London Family Days Out That Bring The Outside Inside

Top family fun, whatever the weather. | By Phillipa Ellis
London’s Best Family-Friendly Christmas Shows

London’s Best Family-Friendly Christmas Shows

Top tips on where to entertain the family this Christmas. | By Phillipa Ellis
London's Best Fun Palaces

London's Best Fun Palaces

Family-friendly fun at these universities of the streets. | By Phillipa Ellis
Help Build A Tower This Weekend... Then Knock It Down

Help Build A Tower This Weekend... Then Knock It Down

What goes up, must come down... | By Phillipa Ellis
You'll Believe In Unicorns After Seeing This Play

You'll Believe In Unicorns After Seeing This Play

Children's magic at Vaudeville Theatre. | By Phillipa Ellis ★★★☆☆
What Impact Is London Life Having On Kids?

What Impact Is London Life Having On Kids?

Children's exhibition explores their fears. | By Phillipa Ellis