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Walking a knife edge

The gods never move faster than when punishing men with the consequences of their own actions.


In the last week I have seen two productions by Ivo van Hove, the ‘groundbreaking’ Belgian theatre director.

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Thinking out loud with your body: Theatre, film, tragedy, Carson, Binoche, Antigone

I was at the Barbican at the weekend to see Ivo van Hove’s production of Antigone, in Anne Carson’s new translation of Sophocles.

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Βρέχει λουλούδια

Ή, τουλάχιστον, έτσι αισθάνονται αυτές τις μέρες οι επισκέπτες της διαδραστικής εγκατάστασης τέχνης με τίτλο Floating Flower Garden, στο National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation του Τόκυο. 12 more words


Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector

Barbican Art Gallery

12 February – 25 May 2015
Opening hours: Saturday to Wednesday, 10am – 6pm
Thursday & Fridays, 10am – 9pm, Bank Holidays: 12noon – 6pm… 1,266 more words


The Barbican Centre

Great example of Brutalist architecture (raw concrete) the Barbican Centre is Europe´s largest performing arts centre.  Here you will find art shows, music events, theatre, a library, good food and also good cappuccino. 6 more words