The Jazz Cafe Set to Reopen on the 24th May

Based in Camden, the Jazz Cafe will officially reopen its doors on the 24th May, celebrating with two weeks of the best in  jazz, funk, hip hop & electronic music.  Among some of the artists who will be taking part in the re-launch programme include: Pantha Du Prince, Dave Harrington, Dam Funk, Egyptian Lover, Portico and… Read More

Review Round Up…Boy @Almeida Theatre

Leo Butler’s Boy casts a sharp look at contemporary London and reunites director-designer team Sacha Wares and Miriam Buether at the Almeida Theatre. But what have critics made of the production?  The Guardian:***Michael Billington commented: “Butler is absolutely right to draw attention to a lost generation struggling to survive without parental or institutional help, but I wish… Read More

REVIEW: In the Bar of a Tokyo Hotel, Charing Cross Theatre

This  new production of Tennsessee Williams’ play reveals weaknesses in the play but brings the characters vividly to life.  Robert Chevara’s production, as the title suggests, takes place in a cool and sophisticated bar in a hotel in Tokyo – designed perfectly by Nicolai Hart-Hansen, where Miriam and Mark are caught between need and hatred… Read More

Signorelli’s Man on a Ladder Acquired by the National Gallery

Man on a Ladder, painted by Luca Signorelli who is considered to be one of the most important Italian Renaissance painters, has been allocated to the National Gallery under the Acceptance-in-Lieu scheme. Man on a Ladder was originally part of a altarpiece that depicted the Lamentation at the Foot of the Cross, which was commissioned in 1504 for the church of… Read More