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Guy Oddy

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Davos in the Desert: the Global Education and Skills Forum...

I have heard countless speeches advocating the importance of...

Aquarius review - 'the unease of contemporary Brazil...

Politics certainly caught up with Kleber Mendonça Filho’s Aquarius. The Brazilian director and his cast appeared at their Cannes...

CD: Take That - Wonderland

One tries not to conflate the man and the music too much. Getting overly tangled up in questions of authenticity is a fool's errand, songs are...

Artist Tyler Mallison: 'I don’t think about materials a...

Artist and curator Tyler Mallison has chosen the world’s most generic title for his current exhibition. It's called New Material, and the...

Buchbinder, Philharmonia, Hrůša, RFH

It's a rare concert when nothing need be questioned about the orchestral playing. The usual nagging doubts – about whether any of the London...

The Kid Stays in the Picture, Royal Court, review – ‘sad, ba...

The beauty of fiction is that its stories have both compelling shape and deep meaning – they are dramas where things feel right and true and real...

Craig David, Brighton Centre

Craig David’s two-hour show, in two parts, receives an ecstatic response in Brighton. The audience, dominated by women in their twenties, is...

Syria’s Disappeared review - 'must-watch can't-loo...

“The following images are extremely graphic.” The words appeared in white lettering against a black background, two-thirds of the way in. For the...