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Oslo, National Theatre review - informative, gripping and mo...

Documentary theatre has a poor reputation. It’s boring in form, boring to look at (all those middle-aged men in...

Mae Martin, Soho Theatre review - life is a drug

She’s only 30, but Mae Martin has been at this comedy lark...

Mads Mathias, Pizza Express Jazz Club - honeyed yet precise

Caressing the microphone, and gazing into the audience with winsome, soulful sincerity, tousled auburn locks glistening in the stage...

CD: Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Luciferian Towers

Luciferian Towers, the third album since Canadian oddballs Godspeed You! Black Emperor’s 2011 reunion, is an instrumental...

La Damnation de Faust, LSO, Rattle, Barbican review - infern...

For his monster concerts in 1840s Paris, Berlioz took pride in assembling and marshalling a "great beast of an orchestra". At the Barbican on...

Cinema Through the Eye of Magnum, BBC Four review - moving p...

Magnum was founded just after the war in 1947 as a co-operative that ensured both the quality of its members, and their clout in dealing with the...

Drawn in Colour: Degas from the Burrell Collection review -...

If only a modest fuss is being made about the rare and prestigious loan currently residing in Trafalgar Square, it could be that the...

Grenfell Tower Benefit Concert, Cadogan Hall - stellar line-...

“Keep here your watch, and never part.” There was a strong symbolism of standing and singing together in the last moments of the Grenfell Tower...