Northern Ballet: Casanova

When one hears the word ‘Casanova’ these days, it is likely to conjure an image of a womaniser rather than the 18th century trainee priest and aspiring writer, whose name became synonymous with...

Hay Fever

Hay Fever is a glorious depiction of the Bliss family, who each invite a guest to their English country home for the weekend. The events that ensue are at times funny and at times terrifying,...

Tetris: The Games People Play

Today, with the incessant development of new games on the console, PC, smartphone and emerging technologies like virtual reality, it is easy to forget gaming’s origins. In a fascinating new graphic...

Alice Neel at Talbot Rice

Alice Neel’s portrait paintings are immediately distinguishable; solid blue outlines tracing patches of vivid colour, expertly capturing her subjects in their most candid moments that give us...