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Million Dollar Arm| Movie review

Million Dollar Arm
MOVIE REVIEW

Walt Disney takes this remarkable true story and turns it into an uplifting baseball tale slapped with a sickly sweet overlay of Disney custard. Written by Tom McCarthy and directed by Craig Gillespie, Million Dollar Arm is based on the [read more]

Madame X at the Arcola | Opera review

Madame X at the Arcola
OPERA REVIEW

Arcola Theatre’s Grimeborn series sees Tim Benjamin’s new opera Madame X take to the stage for a performance wracked with power, money and obsession. Inspired by Jacobean drama with overtones of vengeance, possession and artistic [read more]

XFM X-Posure: Joseph Coward and Kiran Leonard at the Barfly | Live review

XFM X-Posure: Joseph Coward and Kiran Leonard at the Barfly
LIVE REVIEW

John Kennedy of XFM brings the philosophy of his show X-Posure (on XFM Monday to Thursday,from 10pm to 1am), to regular gigs at Camden’s Barfly, aiming to showcase the best in new music, recorded live for later consumption by his [read more]

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton | Book review

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton
BOOK REVIEW

Nella Oortman has married a man apart, though she does not yet know it. Her diffident welcome to wealthy Amsterdam is compounded by the arrival of her wedding present: a great miniature house, to be furnished by the artist of her choice. [read more]

Milky Chance at KOKO | Live review

Milky Chance at KOKO
LIVE REVIEW

In 2013, German pop/folk/rock duo Milky Chance released Stolen Dance online, where it reached number one in the charts in several European countries. A year later, their YouTube channel has nearly 200,000 subscribers, and Stolen Dance [read more]

Avenue Q at New Wimbledon | Theatre review

Avenue Q at New Wimbledon
THEATRE REVIEW

The musical Avenue Q debuted at New Wimbledon Theatre last night after sell-out success in tours across the world since March 2003. People and puppets take to the stage to share this creative, innovative, controversial and iconic wonder by [read more]

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart at Rough Trade East | Live review

The Pains of Being Pure at Heart at Rough Trade East
LIVE REVIEW

Though the bank holiday downpour turning Brick Lane into a small river is quintessentially British, New York’s The Pains of Being Pure at Heart remain a perfect fit with the interior of Rough Trade East, shrine to early indie that it [read more]

I Believe in Unicorns at Vaudeville | Theatre review

I Believe in Unicorns at Vaudeville
THEATRE REVIEW

The stage dressing at the Vaudeville Theatre is pretty unassuming: books litter the boards in disorganised piles, and except for a few pieces of simple wooden furniture and a carved model of a unicorn, there is little else in view. Even [read more]

Schema-Sukima at the Laure Genillard Gallery | Exhibition review

Schema-Sukima at the Laure Genillard Gallery
EXHIBITION REVIEW

The Schema-Sukima exhibition is everything you would expect from the Laure Gillard Gallery – a difficult place to find unless you know what you’re looking for. Following in this style, the pieces are subtle and minimalist, [read more]

Ariana Grande – My Everything | Album review

Ariana Grande – My Everything
ALBUM REVIEW

Born and raised in Florida, Ariana Grande has spent much of her life performing. Kicking off her time in the limelight as a young teenager, Grande acted in the musical 13 on Broadway. She then went on to become an actress with Nickelodeon, [read more]

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Million Dollar Arm| Movie review
Million Dollar Arm

Walt Disney takes this remarkable true story and turns it into an uplifting baseball tale slapped with a sickly sweet [read more]

Madame X at the Arcola | Opera review
Madame X at the Arcola | Opera review

Arcola Theatre’s Grimeborn series sees Tim Benjamin’s new opera Madame X take to the stage for a performance [read more]

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XFM X-Posure: Joseph Coward and Kiran Leonard at the Barfly | Live review
XFM X-Posure: Joseph Coward and Kiran Leonard at the Barfly

John Kennedy of XFM brings the philosophy of his show X-Posure (on XFM Monday to Thursday,from 10pm to 1am), to regular [read more]

The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton | Book review
The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

Nella Oortman has married a man apart, though she does not yet know it. Her diffident welcome to wealthy Amsterdam is [read more]

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