The Magnetic Fields: 50 Song Memoir
Barbican Centre, London EC2
STEPHIN MERRITT, the man behind boundary-pushing US indie group The Magnetic Fields, has just released a five-disc album of 50 songs representing...
Saturday 16th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
Tim Wells: Stand up and Spit
LONDON EXHIBITION Rachel Whiteread Tate Britain Millbank, SW1 Until January 21
This exhibition of work by one of Britain’s leading contemporary artists Rachel Whiteread is a retrospective of her work over the last 25 years. Whiteread, the 1993 Turner...
MARIA DUARTE sees a film that might just be the most pretentious of the year
Friday 15th Sep 2017
Victoria and Abdul (PG)
Directed by Stephen Frears
HISTORY, we’re told, repeats itself. So do films.
Thus Judi Dench, Oscar-nominated as the widowed Queen Victoria in 1997’s Mrs Brown —...
Well Versed is edited by Jody Porter
Thursday 14th Sep 2017
posted by Jody Porter in Arts
WILL STONE recommends a new production of Follies
Waiting for Godot
Arts Theatre London WC2
THERE’S something genuinely awesome about seeing Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot at the Arts Theatre, more than six decades after its first English...
Sadler’s Wells, London EC1
WITH the promise of being swept away by a divine, unbridled love story, ISHQ elicited high hopes.
The first “Anglo-Punjabi Sufi musical,” the show marks 70...
Spoken-word artist POTENT WHISPER talks to Bethany Rielly about the disaster that exposed the deep and dangerous divisions splitting Britain down the middle
Wednesday 13th Sep 2017