Emma Rice finds a home for new theatre company at The Old Vic
Wise Children will no doubt turn into one of the most exciting theatre companies working in London.
Friday Poem: Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan – This Is Not A Humanising Poem
Slam poetry is where some of the most insightful BAME stories are told – and this poem is no exception.
Theatre Review: Tribes @ Crucible Studio, Sheffield
An intelligent insight into what it means to belong.
What students think about Harry Potter 20 years later
Today marks 20 years since Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was first published.
RuPaul’s Drag Race is in its ninth season – so why is it not more diverse?
Start your engines – and let the whole spectrum of drag, compete!
How do the physical properties of books inform our reading experience?
Matt Hayler and other Digital Humanities scholars are slowly transforming the way that we think about digital storytelling.
Why have we forgotten about Sidney Nolan?
It’s time to bring him into focus once again.
Theatre Review: Salomé @ The Royal Shakespeare Company
Owen Horsley has orchestrated a haunting spectacle.
Dance Review: Smother @ Birmingham Hippodrome
A ferocious and emotionally charged hour of urban dance-theatre.
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Master of None still manages to spark with energy and offer fresh perspectives without ever feeling out of date.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.