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James McAvoy In Fund Pledge To Help Aspiring Actors | Arts

  British actor James McAvoy has pledge £125,000, to give aspiring actors who are 25 or under a helping hand in order for them to achieve their potential. The money is going towards a ten year scholarship programme at his former drama school, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS). McAvoy became a graduate from RCS in 2000, and has gone[…]

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Yayoi Kusama Named Most Popular Artist Of 2014 | Arts

  Following a survey of museum attendees of 2014, Japanese artist and designer Yayoi Kusama has been named the world’s most popular artist of 2014, with over two million viewers coming to her exhibition over the year. Known for her bold red bob and statement polka dots, the eighty-six year old has previously collaborated with Marc Jacobs and Louis Vuitton[…]

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David Bowie To Write New Music For New York Stage Show ‘Lazarus’ | Arts

  The chameleon of rock David Bowie is going to be writing new songs for a New York theatre production called Lazarus. The show is inspired by the 1963 novel, The Man Who Fell to Earth, by Walter Tevis, and centres on the character of Thomas Newton, played by Bowie in the 1976 screen adaptation directed by Nicolas Roeg.  […]

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Louise Brealey Reads Virginia Woolf’s Final Letter To Her Husband For ‘Letters Live’ Series | Arts

  Darkness in the arts is always the fire that sparks that word ‘Genius’. Because something so intricate has been articulated so brightly, and it is so difficult to do, and that is why we turn to the arts, when we want to reflect our most sinuous experiences. They are there to mark a different understanding of the human experience.[…]

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Henry Rollins To Embark On ‘Charmingly Obstinate’ Spoken Word Tour In 2016 | Arts

  Former frontman of American hardcore punk band Black Flag, Henry Rollins is going to visit eight venues across the UK next January, performing his Spoken Word/Poetry. The title of his tour is Charmingly Obstinate, and will see him appear at Bristol’s St George’s Hall on January 10, before visiting Newcastle, Manchester, Birmingham, London and more, before finishing up at[…]

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