Gender roles and how they shape society are explored in an innovative new play set in the world of William Shakespeare’s plays, says Pat Clinton
Was a rightward shift was inevitable for the generation that rose up against the Vietnam War?
Director Frank Berry challenges the concept of prison reform in his new drama Michael Inside
Director Agnes Varda and photographer JR travel around France and put up huge photographs of the people they meet
Architect Renzo Piano has made a successful career out of designing buildings that ordinary people are largely excluded from using
The Northern Carnival against the Nazis—a rally and concert held on 15 July 1978 in Moss Side, Manchester—was a defining moment in establishing anti-racism in the city and beyond.
Powerful pieces are on display at British Museum’s latest big show but its eclecticism means their context is lacking, argues Hassan Mahamdallie
This is the story of struggling artists in New Orleans and their resilience
Captivating performances and musical talent in a context of peasants and modernisation makes for interesting viewing
If someone forced you at gun point to describe Idles’ latest album in two words, you could do a lot worse than “angry” and “loud”.
There are some problems with Spike Lee’s new film, not least how it portrays the cops, but it redeems itself with its key message, says Antony Hamilton
The Guardians is an interesting exploration— in the last 20 minutes— of how the First World War changed the role of women in the workplace and the family
An exhibition of photographs about black British life shows the gear change from first arrival to first resistance against racism
“Revolutions would be a lot more successful if we could make them with the people of the future, not the flawed, self-centred specimens we have now,” says Bolshevik soldier Pavel in Alan Gibbons’s fictional account of the Russian Revolution.
The term “magical realism” is today generally used to describe a form of literature and is strongly associated with writers in South America.
The London Korean Film Festival 2018 presents a series of screenings and events showcasing independent documentary filmmaking from Korea
Frostpunk mixes beautifully designed steampunk visuals with a narrative that puts the player in charge of the last humans on Earth
Heartbreak, tragedy and fantasy tell a story from the side of the silent victims and the people left behind in the wake of violence
Theatre critic Mark Brown offers a guide to the forthcoming Edinburgh Festival—including spectacle, solo performances, Shakespeare and comedy
If you are in London this summer it is worth dropping in to Somerset House to an exhibition paying homage to magazines—Print! Tearing it up.