fri 16/11/2018

james woodall

james.woodall's picture
Bio
James wrote (1999-2010) for the Financial Times, The Economist and Dance Europe, mainly from Berlin. His books include a biography of Jorge Luis Borges, a study of Rio's music through the life and work of Chico Buarque, and an account of the marriage of John Lennon and Yoko Ono. He's now a writer back in England.

Articles By James Woodall

latest in today

CD: Planet B - Planet B

It’s fair to assume that the current state of American politics has US underground punker Justin Pearson and hip-hop producer Luke Henshaw...

Macbeth, Shakespeare's Globe review - sexually-charged...

Macbeth has rarely seemed quite as metrosexual as in this gorgeous shadow-painted production that marks Globe artistic director ...

Laurent Cantet: 'Young people have different preoccupat...

Like Ken Loach and the Dardennes brothers, Laurent Cantet is a...

The Ballads of Child Migration, St James's Church, Cler...

What adjectives best describe a performance of The Ballads of Child Migration? None of those you’d normally expect to see applied to an...

CD: Mumford & Sons - Delta

Wow, can it really be 10 years since Mumford & Sons blazed their trail across the musical world with Sigh No More? The release of...

Pinters Three and Four, Harold Pinter Theatre review - doubl...

The West End is specialising in two-parters of late. To...

Thibaudet/Batiashvili/Capuçon Trio, Barbican review – a supe...

Even in a large hall, very good things can come in small packages. In advance, partisans of the Wigmore Hall or some other dedicated chamber space...