Nolan’s Paradise

Nolan’s Paradise

Simon Tait Sidney Nolan is known as Australia’s principal painter of the 20th century, famous for the “Ned Kelly” series and his fascination with Australian history and landscape. What is little known is that for more than half his life he was based in Britain,...
Critics Honour Cannes Canine

Critics Honour Cannes Canine

Winners are announced for the 2017 Palm Dog Anna Smith The dog was the star at the Cannes Film Festival on Friday, May 26, when members of the Critics’ Circle Film Section sat on the jury for the Palm Dog Award for the best canine performance in a festival title. A...
Talking Turkey

Talking Turkey

IATC condemnation Margareta Sorenson, IATC President The International Association of Theatre Critics strongly condemns the recent ban imposed in Turkey upon the works of a few major classical playwrights. It has been revealed in the international media that State...
IATC 60th Anniversary Congress, Belgrade 2016

IATC 60th Anniversary Congress, Belgrade 2016

Mark Brown and Natasha Tripney Mark Brown who writes in the Sunday Herald and Natasha Tripney of The Stage reported that the International Association of Theatre Critics congress in Belgrade was held during the famous Belgrade International Theatre festival and that...
More changes on the London fringe

More changes on the London fringe

Darker and Sylvestre retire William Russell For twenty years Cecilia Darker and the actress and singer Cleo Sylvestre have run the theatre in the Rosemary Branch pub in Sheperton Road, Islington. But they are standing down, although Darker still owns the pub, which...