Star columnists run through what’s impressed them this year
Saturday 31st Dec 2016
posted by Morning Star in Arts
Friday 30th Dec 2016
Susan Darlington sees an enjoyably traditional take on Peter Pan in Bradford
Well Versed is edited by Jody Porter
Thursday 29th Dec 2016
posted by Jody Porter in Arts
ALTHOUGH published at the end of 2015 to mark the centenary of his birth, The Collected Essays of Arthur Miller (Bloomsbury) was my top read this year.
Miller, one of the greatest modern dramatists, demonstrates his critical grasp of the world of theatre but also establishes himself...
THERE’S nothing wrong with the quality of the science fiction I’ve read this year but the lack of diversity is a little worrying.
Most of the books I’ve been sent for review were either fantasy or space opera and, while I enjoy both genres, I do wonder why so few...
Poet SALENA GODDEN is a class act live and her books and debut album show why she’s one of the best on the circuit, writes Tim Wells
Saturday 24th Dec 2016
Grunwick: The Workers’ Storyby Jack Dromeyand Graham Taylor(Lawrence & Wishart, £12)
THIS book, published to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Grunwick strike, is the second...
A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Arts Theatre, WC2
RENOWNED English thespian Simon Callow returns to the West End with his one-man-show of A Christmas Carol, a seasonal fave that serves as a stark warning to us all against the...
Friday 23rd Dec 2016