tue 06/10/2015

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...


latest in today

The Father, Wyndham’s Theatre

Well-deserved West End transfer for Florian Zeller’s powerful portrait of d...

The Celts: Blood, Iron, and Sacrifice, BBC Two

Lowering skies and endless storms in exploration of Celtic culture, history

CD: Caravan Palace - <I°_°I>

Sublime, irresistible blend of dance, electro-swing and hot jazz

Turner Prize 2015, Tramway, Glasgow

Will the house renovators win? Or is it the Turner Prize that needs a makeo...

The Wars of the Roses, Rose Theatre, Kingston

The landmark Hall/Barton Shakespeare trilogy receives a welcome revival

From Darkness, BBC One

Is there room for another TV cop tormented by the past?

Johnston, RLPO, Petrenko, Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Massed Liverpool musicians climb Richard Strauss's mountain with aplom...

Belcea String Quartet, Wigmore Hall

Passionate Bartók, but misplaced bravura in Beethoven and Haydn

CD: Mouse On The Keys - The Flowers of Romance

Japanese jazz-fusion to blow the cobwebs away

Squeeze & John Cooper Clarke, Symphony Hall, Birmingham

New Wave veterans add Country and Western vibes and come up smiling