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Matilda Battersby

Bio
Matilda has worked at The Independent online since 2009 and is also a regular contributor to Viewpoint magazine. She writes about art, theatre and new music.

Articles By Matilda Battersby

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Album: Van Morrison - Latest Record Project Volume 1

If you want to understand the psychic harm that prolonged ...

BBC Young Musician 2020 Finale, BBC Four review - poise vers...

“You have to be careful you’re not judging the piece,” cautioned a pearl-necklaced Nicholas Daniel, great oboist and winner of the 1980...

Blu-ray: Raw

Raw opens with a bang, a distant figure on a remote country road stepping out in front of a car, causing it to crash into a tree. What’s...

Line of Duty, Series 6 Finale, BBC One review - crafty endin...

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Half the fun of this series of Line of Duty has been the crescendo of conspiracy theories surrounding...

Money, Southwark Playhouse online review - ethical dilemmas...

To accept or not accept a donation: that’s certainly the burning...

First Person: Boris Giltburg on lockdown interruptions to fi...

About a year ago, in a distant pre-pandemic world, I remember walking down Edgware Road one cold London evening. I was heading towards Jaques...

Mark Watson's Carpool Comedy Club, the Hop Farm review...

What a pleasure it was to go to the first drive-in date of 2021 as Mark Watson's Carpool...

Album: Ziúr - Antifate

It’s funny how the most high tech music can sound very traditional. In the case of producer / instrumentalist / occasional singer Ziúr, it’s the...