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ANT-LIKE FIGURES ON EVEREST

Short read: for his documentary highlight, Simon Willis picks a classic mountaineering movie—from the 1920s read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsDocumentaryfilmNovember/December 2013Simon WillisTHIS SEASON

THE VIEW FROM OLD TELLY

Isabel Lloyd asks the programme controllers from the big networks: is YouTube a boon or a threat? read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsInternetIsabel LloydMediaTELEVISION

OUTSIDE THE BOX

The pictures may be small, but YouTube’s stars are getting bigger—and even making money. Ryan Gilbey plunges into the world of do-it-yourself television read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsInternetMediaRyan GilbeyTELEVISION

NIGHTS TO REMEMBER

The NT at 50: since 1963 the National has put on thousands of productions. Isabel Lloyd and Robert Butler pick ten favourites read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsDramaNational TheatreNovember/December 2013theatre

THE HISTORY MEN

The NT at 50: Irving Wardle, who witnessed its birth pangs, shows how the National Theatre turned a series of crises into some great drama read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsDramaIrving WardlememoirNational TheatreNovember/December 2013theatre

FROM THE HAGUE—15 TREATS

Short Read: Olivia Weinberg's pick of the exhibitions is a rare chance for New Yorkers to peek into a golden age read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsExhibitionsOlivia WeinbergSeptember/October 2013THIS SEASON

A SOUND MADE FOR FURY

Mood music: short, sharp, often sulky, rock songs are good at anger. Charlie McCann tracks down some fierce excellence read more » COMMENTS: Comments | ADD NEW COMMENT ArtsCharlie McCannMood MusicMUSIC

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