Review: They Built It. No One Came @ Crucible Studio, Sheffield
A tragicomedy that left me feeling refreshed, satisfied, and a little less alone.
Interview: Michael Pedersen, co-curator of ‘Where Are We Now?’
We spoke about the impending election and how multi-arts festivals are the perfect place to galvanise political and creative voices.
Who is the UK’s best LGBTQ+ author?
The winner of the Green Carnation Prize is revealed next week – here is a breakdown of the shortlist.
In Conversation with Tania Harrison, Latitude Festival’s Curator of the Arts
Tania Harrison is a woman committed to tackling hard hitting issues with a great sense of fun – all whilst letting students join in on the conversation.
How are university league tables measured? And what do prospective students need to be careful of?
For many young people, choosing which university to attend is potentially one of the most crucial life decisions they will ever make.
Review: The Laramie Project @ The Crescent Theatre, Birmingham
Sadly, this play mimics a very dull game of musical chairs.
TV Review: Master of None (Season 2)
Master of None still manages to spark with energy and offer fresh perspectives without ever feeling out of date.
Review: New Art West Midlands 2017 @ mac, Birmingham
This graduate exhibition is immersive, but incoherent.
A cultural guide to... Sheffield
The Steel City has a lot more to offer than Arctic Monkeys and cutlery.
RSC to revive the works of Shakespeare’s favourite poet
Ovid’s tales will be told in “innovative and inspiring new ways.”
Friday Poem: Kate Tempest – Hold Your Own
She is one of the best spoken word poets of her generation.
Invisible art: rediscovering the work of Hilma af Klint
The artist, medium, and botanist was only recently made popular.
Review: NOISE @ Old Rep Theatre, Birmingham
NOISE, from emerging director Thomas Moran, is an experimental and daring piece of fringe theatre.
Meet the director bringing accessible LGBTQ+ narratives to regional theatre
We spoke to Thomas Moran about uni, accessibility, and LGBTQ+ youth.
Friday Poem: Margaret Atwood - This Is A Photograph Of Me
Atwood's poetry is even more dazzling than her prose.
New letters from Sylvia Plath reveal the extent of Ted Hughes’s abuse
He allegedly beat her two days before the miscarriage of their child.
The National Theatre announces new LGBTQ+ programme
New series aims to capture the queer experience.
This Turkish artist’s imprisonment is an attack on artistic expression
Turkish artist Zehra Doğan has been imprisoned for over two years after her art was identified as terrorist propaganda.