Architect PETER BARBER talks to Michal Boncza about his solution to London’s housing crisis – the construction of a new 100-mile city circling its periphery
Saturday 21st Oct 2017
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Attila the Stockbroker
Dasha Rush + LCC, Milton Court, Barbican, London
MARY CONWAY sees an outstanding drama on the harsh realities of life for three vulnerable young girls
Dina (15)Directed by Antonio Santini and Dan Sickles4/5
THIS uniquely intimate story of an unlikely couple, both suffering from variations of Asperger’s syndrome and preparing to marry, might have resembled Hollywood...
Friday 20th Oct 2017
MARIA DUARTE recommends a film on the grim consequences for a young Zambian girl accused of witchcraft
My Little Pony: The Movie (U)Directed by Jayson Thiessen3/5
PARENTS with the slightest trace of good sense would be best advised to load their youngsters with plenty of goodies to keep them happy and then arrange to pick...
BeginningNational Theatre, London4/5
SET amid post-party debris in a flat somewhere in London’s Crouch End, David Eldridge’s new play Beginning charts the inept and tortuous efforts of a man and a woman to hook up with one another.
Both are around or...
Wednesday 18th Oct 2017
Shostakovich 12St David’s Hall, Cardiff5/5
THE BBC National Orchestra of Wales marked the centenary of the Russian revolution with a masterful rendition of Dmitry Shostakovich’s Symphony no. 12, The Year 2017,...
MARIA DUARTE reports on the London Film Festival, where features dealing with gender issues, love and sexuality were to the fore