Anthea Hamilton talks at the Serpentine Gallery on Saturday

Culture Diary w/c 19-08-13

Monday – The Man Who Fell to Earth 6pm @ FACT Adapted from the 1963 novel of the same name by Walter Tevis (The Hustler, Mocking Bird), The Man Who Fell to Earth...

David Bowie is

Culture Diary w/c 12-08-13

Monday – Art Everywhere Nationwide “22,000 poster sites, 57 works of art, 2 weeks.” Bus stops, tube stations and advertising hoardings combine to play host to “the world’s largest” exhibition. ‘Curated’ by the public...

From up on Poppy Hill

Culture Diary w/c 05-08-13

Monday – From up on Poppy Hill various times @ FACT It says much of Studio Ghibli that each new addition to their stable is now greeted with fanfare (in the West as...

Sanjukta Sinha courtesy Devansh Jhaveri

Culture Diary w/c 29-07-13

Monday – Ranajit Sengupta and Sanjukta Sinha 7.30pm @ the Capstone Theatre £10/£8 It’s not often we see a sarod maestro in full swing here in rainy Britain, so take the opportunity to experience the...


Culture Diary w/c 22-07-13

Monday – Tunabunny/Puzzle/10p Mixes/Karen Ablaze 8pm @ Mello Mello £3 Something you learn quickly writing regularly about music is don’t believe the hype trotted out in press releases by PRs and the like. Bearing...

DLA Piper Series:Constellations @ Tate Liverpool

Culture Diary w/c 15-07-13

Monday – Little Shop of Horrors Director’s Cut 9pm @ FACT Frank Oz directs this darkly comic musical, starring Rick Moranis as Seymour, a timid florist’s assistant who discovers (surprise, surprise) that a...

Roderick Maclaclan's Single Sage Seconda

Culture Diary w/c 08-07-13

Monday – Wirral Festival of Firsts various venues Opening on Saturday just gone and billed as the “largest festival of arts, culture and music” on the other side of the water, 2013 marks the...

Lucky Dragons

Culture Diary w/c 01-07-13

Monday – Rufus Wainwright 7.30pm @ Liverpool Philharmonic £29.50-£50 It seems a long time since Rufus Wainwright shot to prominence, due in part to covering Leonard Cohen’s Hallelujah. Since then the Canadian-American singer-songwriter...

The Scream, Edvard Munch, 1893

Culture Diary w/c 24-06-13

Monday – Much Ado About Nothing 3.30pm @ FACT When Joss Whedon’s Avengers became the third highest grossing film in cinema history, while also receiving broadly warm critical reaction, the oft-used phrase of...