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Education, Education, Education- Wardrobe Ensemble at Bristol Old Vic ☆☆☆☆☆

There are nights at the theatre where you feel the ideas being presented on stage are deliberately opaque, asking its audience to wade through treacle to a conclusion they never have any hope of comprehending. 785 more words

Criticism

VIVA ARTE VENEZIA: Venice Biennale 2017

Published on ocula, 31 August 2017

If hell is other people, as the delightful Parisian existentialist, Jean-Paul Sartre once remarked, then the Venice Biennale during the four day preview is a veritable inferno. 2,285 more words

Art

JESSE JONES- NO MORE FUN AND GAMES, NOT AT MY EXPENSE

I don’t normally bother with RTE’s culture series The Works but I did look at the programme about visual artist Jesse Jones, having read that she had been selected as Ireland’s entrant for the Venice Biennale, the ‘art Olympics.’ Back I sat waiting for my mind to be broadened and, in fairness, the show was a real eye-opener, just not in a good way. 1,948 more words