London Student

Author - Sam Taylor

The Alchemist at The Barbican

A fast-paced farce set in 17th century plague-ridden London, the RSC’s production of The Alchemist sparkles with bright comic performances. Ken Nwosu shines as butler Jeremy (aka charmer conman Face). When his master leaves London to escape the...

Algiers – ‘Symbolic Intervention’

In 1965, with war raging in Vietnam and racial tension at home, Marvin Gaye asked himself: “With the world exploding around me, how am I supposed to keep singing love songs?” From Bob Dylan to Public Enemy, Billie Holiday to Fela Kuti, protest music...

Preview: British Summer Time

The first of British Summer Time’s six days of live music sees a plethora of alternative artists take to Hyde Park’s stage. Topping the bill are Massive Attack in what is their only London date this summer. Bolstered by the release of the...