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Japanese silent film: brush up your Benshi

Fantastic news. Two events coming up in London explore the Japanese art of Benshi narration for silent film, both of them courtesy of the Japan Foundation. 252 more words

Silent Film

Ceryth Wyn Evans - Tate Britain

Forms in Space…by Light (in Time) is the 2017 Tate Britain Commission in which we invite a contemporary British artist to respond to the Duveen Galleries at the heart of Tate Britain.

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circular aloneness

seating alone with my eyes tuned within

pondering the past and the future

listening the smooth music

London, 2009


Poppies, Pomp And People Talk + Book Signing Event At The Barbican Library

This is one of my favourite venues in London, so it’s exciting for me to hold an event there. I keep these talks light and enjoyable- there is usually someone in the audience who volunteered to plant poppies in the Moat during the phenomenal ‘Poppies In The Moat’ event in 2014, so it’s extra special listening to them describing that experience. 7 more words

painting in the 1930's

so there is so much to see in london at the moment and i have been catching up – dashing in and out of the showers, the cold wind and then occasionally the glimmer of sunshine.   296 more words

Art, Film, Music, Events And Exhibitions

Ariodante all star (Barbican, 16 May 2017)

Ariodante: Alice Coote
Ginevra: Christiane Karg
Dalinda: Mary Bevan
Polinesso: Sonia Prina
Lurcanio: David Portillo
King of Scotland: Matthew Brook
Odoardo: Bradley Smith
Conductor: Harry Bicket | The English Concert… 1,836 more words


Review: Obsession An Opera in a Play?

Reviewed on 18th May 2017

The theatre as a whole is the home to all form of art from plays, musicals to opera and many more, these different forms can often be inspired by each other to create based on what they have seen. 553 more words