Culture

Adrian Mitchell Show
Music

Adrian Mitchell Show

On Friday, 10 December 2010, the Wonderful Beast Theatre Company will host a tribute show for the political poet and author, bringing together actors, singers and musicians alike. Adrian Mitchell (1932-2008) was an English poet, novelist and playwright. His poetry is known to be especially poignant, as it is believed […]

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s life on stage
On Stage United Kingdom

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s life on stage

From the glittering lights of Broadway comes this award winning original production, portraying the fascinating and intriguing life of this iconic African musician and political activist. Sofia Ahmad The Rebellious, hedonistic and politically motivated life of this man is explored through a unique fusion of dance theatre and music. Kuti’s […]

Cuban Christmas Specials
Music United Kingdom

Cuban Christmas Specials

This month, Cubacheche, the organisation promoting the hottest Cuban and Afro-Cuban music and culture in the UK, will be holding a couple of special holiday events.Cubacheche is a London-based group founded in January 2007 by Carlos Hernandez and Olwen Comino James.  To offer a wider variety of authentic Cuban music […]

Monet seduces in Paris
Visual Arts

Monet seduces in Paris

Two months after its opening, the exhibition of the impressionist master in the French capital’s Grand Palais has wowed the public and seems destined to break all records set by Picasso and other leading impressionists. Fausto Triana It would seem to be impressionist saturation in a year in which Normandy […]

Two centuries of independence
Listings United Kingdom

Two centuries of independence

2010 represents a milestone in Latin America’s history as much of the continent celebrated their bicentenary of freedom from the Spanish Empire. The Latin American Bicentary Group is looking back on this momentous occasion with an upcoming talk on “Latin American Independence 200 Years after Bolivar’s Visit to London”, headed […]