Entries by Paul Guest from 04/2012

Olivier Success: Bravo ENO!

| Posted 04.16.2012 | Huffington Post

At Sunday's Olivier Awards, the most prestigious awards in London theatre, the English National Opera came away with both opera awards. Winning both categories dedicated to Opera: Castor And Pollux won 'Best New Opera Production' and the ENO's breadth and diversity of the artistic programme won 'Outstanding Achievement in Opera'.

Cinema: Culture's Greatest Asset?

| Posted 04.17.2012 | UK Entertainment

Cinema, recently, has become an utterly brilliant cultural asset: That great production of Frankenstein, directed by Danny Boyle with the sharp-jawed Benedict Cumberbatch, that I unfortunately missed, well, it turns out I can go and see it in my local cinema, which therefore means I haven't missed out at all.