Entries by Matthew Tucker from 11/2012

Uncle Vanya (REVIEW): Anna Friel and Laura Carmichael Join Starry Cast For A Chekhovian Treat

Posted 11.05.2012 | Huffington Post

Making the most of every opportunity, using each precious minute to the max - all to escape the unbearable pain of a wasted life. The nagging f...

Forests (REVIEW): Calixto Bieito Condenses The Spirit Of Shakespeare With Nudity And Violence

Posted 11.07.2012 | Huffington Post

Our beloved bard has been undressed and scrutinised from every angle for nearly four hundred years. Stripped bare by readers to reveal the bone...

The UK Picture Editors' Guild Awards 2012: Jason Howe Wins With Powerful Scenes Of Conflict

Posted 11.09.2012 | UK

Picture Editors see thousands of photos every day - photographers in the field face stiff competition to get their images in our newspapers and on our...

Where The Mangrove Grows (REVIEW): Joe Hammond's Heartbreaking Portrait Of Neglect

Posted 11.12.2012 | Huffington Post

Twelve-year-old Shaun (Charlie Jones) yearns to be far away from the walls of his sterile care home, on another continent with a "black daddy" whe...

Remember Remember the Cause of Movember

| Posted 11.15.2012 | UK Lifestyle

At the time of writing, I have not raised a single penny for Movember. I am simply another tache enjoying a ride on the Mo-wagon. So is my neglect of the Movember campaign causing an unforgivable disservice to men around the world?

The Dark Earth And The Light Sky (REVIEW): Tortured Poet Edward Thomas Brought To Life

Posted 11.19.2012 | Huffington Post

Muddy ploughed fields, crisp clear mornings and all the birds of Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire - a profound love affair with the English country...

The Upstairs Room (REVIEW): An Apocalyptic Vision Of London

Posted 11.20.2012 | Huffington Post

The end is nigh: a future awaits where the rain beats so hard it hurts and citizens inexplicably hurl themselves from buildings whilst holding han...

Bloomsbury Photography Auction: The Story Behind The Picture

Posted 11.22.2012 | Huffington Post

Charcoal led to pigment for cave paintings, linseed made colouring for oil paintings, then light sensitive silver nitrate changed the world - photogra...

Unleashed: Moving On From The Riots - London's Youth Find Their Voice (REVIEW)

Posted 11.24.2012 | Huffington Post

Traumatised by the London riots of 2011, the youth of London have found their voice once again in the short-lived production Unleashed. Over th...

Evening Standard Theatre Awards: Danny Boyle, Dame Judi Dench and Hattie Morahan Triumph

Posted 11.26.2012 | Huffington Post

HuffPost UK Culture was on the star-studded red carpet of the 58th London Evening Standard Theatre Awards on Sunday night, talking to the finest theat...

Kiss Me Kate (REVIEW): Broadway Buzz At The Old Vic

Posted 11.27.2012 | Huffington Post

Broadway classic Kiss Me Kate has shimmied across the pond to London in a razzle dazzle revival at the Old Vic. Fresh from his directorial duti...

We Are Most Amused (REVIEW): Rowan Atkinson's Blackadder Returns, With Miranda Hart, Jimmy Carr, Joan Rivers And Ben Elton

Posted 11.28.2012 | Huffington Post

In the presence of The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, Lord Blackadder was reunited with sidekick Baldrick at the Prince's Trust gala...