Friday, 22 June 2018

Culture Digest

The Politics Festival This festival returns for its second iteration, and puts the country’s leading voices in conversation with top..

By James Hardie


Friday, 15 June 2018

Culture Digest

Wynton Marsalis Quartet The legendary jazz trumpeter makes a rare trip across the pond for this intimate quartet gig. Headspace..

By James Hardie


Friday, 8 June 2018

Culture Digest

Isabelle Huppert Reads Marquis de Sade The prolific French actress spends an evening revelling in the rabidly sexual writings of..

By James Hardie


Friday, 25 May 2018

Lost in space: 'Nightfall' at the Bridge Theatre

Barney Norris has thus far enjoyed a meteoric rise. He won the Critics’ Circle Theatre Award for Most Promising Playwright..

By James Hardie


Friday, 18 May 2018

Culture Digest

Beethoven Missa Solemnis Written over four years and premiered in St Petersburg in 1824, Beethoven’s solemn mass is recognised by..

By James Hardie


Friday, 4 May 2018

Review: Anna Meredith at Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre

There was a distinctly cosmic sheen to proceedings at the sold-out Queen Elizabeth Hall last Saturday evening. The Southbank Sinfonia..

By James Hardie


Friday, 27 April 2018

Culture Digest

2001: A Space Odyssey Live Stanley Kubrick’s masterful sci-fi Oscar-winner is 50 years old this year. The Philharmonia Orchestra and..

By James Hardie


Friday, 20 April 2018

Kendrick Lamar's DAMN is a worthy winner of the Pulitzer Prize

The Pulitzer Prize in Music 2018 was awarded to Compton-born rapper Kendrick Lamar this week. It has not gone unnoticed..

By James Hardie


Friday, 13 April 2018

New Sensations: the Southbank Centre has got its mojo back

Following a grand refurbishment, London’s Southbank Centre reopened the Queen Elizabeth Hall and the Purcell Room. Thanks to some clever..

By James Hardie