sun 26/06/2016

Peter Nichols

Peter Nichols

Peter Nichols's picture

Articles by Peter Nichols

At Your Service: The Birth of Privates on Parade

It was in Singapore in 1947 that my real education began. For the first time I read Lawrence, Forster, Virginia Woolf, Melville, Graham Greene and Bernard Shaw’s political works, becoming a lifelong...

Read more...

latest in today

As You Like It, The Savill Garden, Windsor

All the garden's a stage for an appealing Shakespeare staging of roman...

Opinion: Post-Brexit, we need theatre more than ever

The arts hold the key to our collective humanity

Painters' Paintings, National Gallery

A glimpse inside artists' collections offers fresh insight into their...

theartsdesk in Reykjavík: Nocturnes for Midsummer

Pianist-curator Víkingur Ólafsson goes wandering with friends

The Orchestra of Syrian Musicians, with Damon Albarn & G...

Music crosses borders in the shadow of war, with Bassekou Kouyaté and Paul...

First Person: Boys Will Be Boys

Melissa Bubnic introduces her new play about women working in a man’s world

Reissue CDs Weekly: Wake Up You!

Peculiarly packaged two-volume collection of essential Seventies Nigerian s...

CD: Drcarlsonalbion – Falling With a Thousand Stars & Ot...

Scottish and English folk ballads are given the ambient drone treatment by...

Six of the best: Theatre

A reflective, potent 'Henry V' leads theartsdesk's stage tip...

theartsdesk at the Edinburgh International Film Festival 201...

Little pomp but plenty of eclectic entertainment at the EIFF's 70th ed...