fri 17/01/2020

Simon Broughton

Articles By Simon Broughton

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Les Misérables, Sondheim Theatre review - join in our crusad...

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Watkins, Clayton, Philharmonia, Salonen, RFH review - a rain...

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Just Mercy review - soul-stirring true story about race and...

Just Mercy, the latest film from Destin Daniel Cretton (Short Term 12), is based on a New York Times bestseller. It has...

Resolution 2020, The Place review - new dance for a new deca...

Resolution! is an annual programme at The Place (home of London Contemporary Dance School), devoted to showcasing...

Waves review - pulsating, rapturous, devastating

Trey Edward Shults’s extraordinary, music-driven third feature, set in a...

Album: Bombay Bicycle Club - Everything Else Has Gone Wrong

Bombay Bicycle Club have a knack for quasi-prophetic titles. Their fourth...

Sukanya, RFH review - Ravi Shankar's bright-eyed, varie...

Admirable as it was of the London Philharmonic Orchestra to launch its concerts in 2020 with a performance celebrating the...

Bombshell review – powerful, to a point

With Harvey Weinstein about to go on trial, the timing is particularly apt for a film that outlines the fall from grace of another media giant who...

Frank Skinner, Garrick Theatre review - a masterclass in own...

When Frank Skinner did a London run of new material last year,...

Album: Aoife Nessa Frances - Land of No Junction

What a lovely surprise. A debut album with its own sensibility that’s come out of the blue. Aoife Nessa Frances is from...