sun 22/10/2017

Guy Johnston

Articles By Guy Johnston

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Philip Pullman: La Belle Sauvage review - not quite equal

La Belle Sauvage, the first instalment of Philip Pullman’s eagerly-awaited new trilogy The Book of Dust, opens in the Trout, a...

Peggy Seeger: First Time Ever - A Memoir, review - a remarka...

Seeger. A name to strike sparks with almost anyone, whether or not they have an interest in...

Gunpowder, BBC One review – death, horror, treason and a hin...

Much is being made of the fact that Kit Harington is not only playing the Gunpowder Plot mastermind Robert Catesby, but is genuinely descended...

Reissue CDs Weekly: Emerson, Lake & Palmer

Committed fans of Emerson, Lake & Palmer are spoiled for choice when they need to feed their passion for...

Written On Skin, Melos Sinfonia, LSO St Luke's review -...

Beautiful though Katie Mitchell’s original production of Written on Skin is, George Benjamin and Martin Crimp’s opera...

Priests/Downtown Boys, Deaf Institute, Manchester review - l...

Both Rhode Island’s Downtown Boys, and Washington D.C.’s Priests sit at the centre of today’s...

DVD/Blu-ray: Vampir Cuadecuc

Pere Portabella’s remarkable Vampir Cuadecuc is almost impossible to classify. It may have been filmed on the set of ...

Of Kith and Kin, Bush Theatre, review - comic but confused g...

A new baby is like an alien invasion: it blows your mind and it colonises your world. For any couple, parenthood can be both exalting and...