Created in 2014, Carpe Diem Emmie is a Midlands based Lifestyle, Theatre and Travel blog. Ran by Emmie, a 28 year old woman based in rural Leicestershire.

In the day Emmie works in a primary school where she is passionate about inclusion and mental health. In the evening she escapes to the cultural world.

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INTERVIEW | Chaldon Williams, BirdGang.

Coming to London's Dance House, Sadlers Wells in February is Sampled. It's the theatre's annual celebration of Dance from all over the globe. It's the perfect opportunity to discover dance styles you've never seen before and be inspired by those you love too! Every year the qua…

REVIEW | Ghost the Musical UK Tour.

Ghost the Musical
Curve Theatre, Leicester  ★★★★

Based on the 1990 film starring Whoopi Goldberg and Patrick Swayze, Ghost the Musical is a production about love, grief and loss. This stage production follows the film's story as close as possible. 

Molly and Sam have just moved into their new home…

14 Places to Visit in the UK in 2019.

If you are a regular reader of my blog you'll know that last January I had a post entitled "8 Places To Visit in the UK in 2018", which acted like my UK travel bucket list for the year. I managed to only visit 2 or 3 places out of the 8, so I'm determined to be more proactive in …

Top 10 Picks for VAULT Festival 2019, London

One of the largest curated arts festivals in the world, VAULT returns to London this Spring. It features the best in comedy, theatre, cabaret and immersive experiences to get stuck into. 2019 will be their biggest, boldest and bravest programme yet with more than 400 performances taking place betw…

Dining at The Grange Farm, Leicester with Vintage Inns.

Vintage Inns have over 180 dog-friendly pubs dotted throughout the UK. The company prides themselves on classic British dishes, cask ales and rustic buildings within beautiful countryside settings. I haven’t visited a Vintage Inn pub in years so a visit to the Grange Farm in Oadby, Leicester was we…

My 2019 Theatre Bucket List.

I believe that every year it's incredible in British Theatre and 2019 is no different with some Broadway shows making their debuts in London's West End. Not only that but some incredible musicals making their way around the UK with their touring productions. I can't wait to see the The…

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