Arts Editor - Lesley Strachan

You wait all month for Ivan to arrive…and then two come along at once.

“Ivan” at Tara Arts Theatre in Earlsfield is a one-man physical comedy, written and performed by Scott Sparrow, which takes the audience on a fantastical odyssey. “The Death of Ivan Ilyich”, adapted for Attic Theatre from the Tolstoy work, explores the question, if you were ...

Lesley Strachan

September 30th, 2017

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And all that jazz…

And all that jazz…

Our newest Arts Reporter, Damien Thill, went to the Streets London Jazz festival happening at the Trafalgar Arms in Tooting Broadway to soak up some quality live music. Out of the different bands performing Damien spoke to the local group the Squelch Quartet, as well as the ...

Lesley Strachan

December 3rd, 2016

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When is library, not a library? When it’s a theatre of course!

Last week we featured Omnibus who had started as a library and now has won the Peter Brook Award as performance space.  This week we take a look at two new entrepreneurial theatre companies bringing their work to Wimbledon Library and the new Clapham Library. With theatres ...

Lesley Strachan

November 19th, 2016

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