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PUTTING THE INTERNET ON STAGE

Short Read: making theatre out of the digital world can be difficult. Isabel Lloyd recommends one play, "The Nether", that pulls it off read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtscultureIsabel LloydJanuary/February 2015theatreTHIS SEASON

VAN GOGH'S MOMENT OF CLARITY

Short Read: for her pick of the exhibitions, Olivia Weinberg explores the artist's formative years in the Borinage—expect peasants and miners, but not the sunflowers read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsARTSExhibitionsJanuary/February 2015Olivia WeinbergTHIS SEASONVan Gogh

THE BIRTH OF A NATION

Authors on Museums: how do you make a National Museum for a young country that is both sovereign and part of the Muslim world? Kamila Shamsie returns to her native Pakistan to find out read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT Artsauthors on museumscultureJanuary/February 2015Kamila ShamsiePakistan

STOPPARD'S PLAYFUL PARADOXES

Notes on a Voice: Tim de Lisle pins down a playwright who makes worlds collide read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtscultureJanuary/Feburary 2015notes on a voicetheatreTim de LisleTom Stoppard

A FILM TO GIVE YOU WHIPLASH

Short Read: for his pick of the films, Nicholas Barber taps into Damien Chazelle's exhilarating debut read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsfilmJanuary/February 2015Nicholas BarberTHIS SEASON

LEBEN NACH DEM LEBEN

Found in Translation: Simon Willis enjoys a poignant German what-if novel about a life which can't escape death read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsbookscultureFound in translationJanuary/February 2015Simon Willis

KOLKATA TAKES ON JAIPUR

Short Read: for his pick of the talks, Anthony Gardner selects "the largest free literary festival on Earth" and its new competitors in Kolkata read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT Anthony GardnerArtsideasJanuary/February 2015TalksTHIS SEASON

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