Results tagged “Southbank Centre”


There was always that kid in school. The one who obsessively drew in notebooks, filling every square inch with intricate inky diagrams, tiny writing, plots and plans, insignia, maps, aliens. Islands. Tower blocks. Cityscapes. Brutalised bodies.

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Jeremy Deller: Joy In People
Hayward Gallery

Deller demonstrates how he has been pushing the boundaries of art for the last twenty years in this exhausting show.

Review: L'Autre

By Jon Massey on January 26, 2012 5:22 PM |

Purcell Room

Just applause for an evening where an Italian performer created transfixing drama out of simple props writes Reef Malak

Chris Larner142.jpg"I am still technically under threat of arrest for taking Allyson and it doesn't help to have that hanging over you when you dealing with a situation like this," said actor Chris Larner who accompanied his ex-wife to Switzerland after she decided to end her life.

Best known as Clingfilm in '90s TV drama London's Burning, Larner is appearing at the Southbank Centre in a play he wrote about a subject that's much closer to home.

aa-Apr7-ArtsHalfMoon3.jpgIn a major funding shake-up, creative organisations discovered their fate as Arts Council England announced around £100million of budget cuts.

There were mixed fortunes for the 1,300 theatres, galleries and arts groups that applied for funding, with almost one in four losing all their funds, including 49 in London.