REVIEW: Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion, Victoria and Albert Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum concentrates on the designer’s legacy on fashion in a classy and elegant exhibition that is filled with detail that would have made the designer proud.  Cristóbal Balenciaga was a fashion designer who was always bold and experimental in style, preferring to allow the fabric to lead the way in which… Read More

NEWS: First Change of Art Festival Announced to Celebrate the Life of Jo Cox

The new festival aims to bring people together as part of  Hope Not Hate’s Weekend of Action through the performing arts.  Taking place on the 17th June at theHuman Rights Action Centre and marking the anniversary of the murder of MP Jo Cox, the festival was created by a group of theatre practitioners and artists came together… Read More

Review Round Up: Life of Galileo, Young Vic Theatre

Joe Wright directs this new production of Brecht’s play. But what have the critics been saying about it?  Culture Whisper: **** “Cowell is brilliantly robust and charming as Galileo.” The Independent: **** “artfully conceived and memorably cast revival.  Recommended” WhatsOnStage: **** “one of the many virtues of Joe Wright’s exuberant and inventive production is that… Read More

NEWS: Connor Arnold to Star in New Production of Blondel

Producers have confirmed casting for the new production of Tim Rice’s musical comedy Blondel, which arrives at the Union Theatre from the 21st June.  It has been announced that Connor Arnold will be taking on the title role of Blondel in Sasha Regan’s production of the musical.  Arnold’s previous credits include Silent Witness (BBC1) and Catch Me… Read More

REVIEW: Catch Me (Attrape-Moi), Flip FabriQue, Underbelly Festival

With all the flying around that goes on during this lively and quirky circus show the title accurately sums up what its all about… Why are circus acts so fascinating? Is it because of the thrill of watching incredibly skilled people put through their paces? Is it the exciting ways they choreograph the shows so… Read More