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Guy Johnston

Articles By Guy Johnston

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Lazy Susan, Soho Theatre On Demand review - sketch duo'...

You may have seen Lazy Susan's excellent BBC pilot last year; now a series has been commissioned from Freya Parker and Celeste Dring so we can...

Album: Ren Harvieu - Revel In The Drama

Filmic. Lushness balanced with intimacy. Ren Harvieu’s follow-up to 2012’s Top Five Through The Night is crammed with wide-screen aural...

Mark Kermode's Secrets of Cinema, BBC Four review - the...

Mirrors and windows, looking at ourselves or out into the world, reflecting the culture or making it: compare and contrast. This was the...

Wild, Hampstead Theatre online review - timelier than antici...

“The whole world is just tilting at the moment,” we’re told near the end of Wild, the Mike Bartlett play from summer 2016 that is...

Four Kids and It review – a family friendly yarn that needs...

With over one hundred books to her name and several hugely popular TV spin-offs, including the Tracy Beaker adventures, Jacqueline Wilson takes a...

'Most significant is the experience of being confronted...

How fast the world can change. What seemed unimaginable just weeks ago, the effective shuttering of our societies, is now a reality in many...

Bacurau review – way-out western

After his two mysterious, tightly-coiled and idiosyncratic first features, Neighbouring Sounds and Aquarius, the...

Album: Purity Ring - Womb

Purity Ring, the Canadian duo, are purveyors of simple yet...

Jazz musicians adapt to the lockdown - 'Welcome to our...

Jazz people,” one commentator has written this week “are amongst...