The Glyndebourne Opera Cup is designed to discover and spotlight the best young singers from around the world. The overall winner will receive a top prize of £15,000 and the guarantee of a professional role within five years at one of the top international opera houses represented on the competition jury. A number of other prizes will also be awarded.Read More
Day: October 17, 2017
CONGRATULATIONS! Sharon Duncan-Brewster Wins Best Supporting Performance @ 2017’s UK Theatre Awards!
Celebrating creative excellence and the outstanding work seen on stages in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, the UK Theatre (UKT) Awards have been recognising achievement in regional theatre since 1991. Of the 15 award categories this year, six showed what black British creative talents have been saying for years – leave London, and there are opportunities and the wholehearted embrace of good work produced by good people, regardless of the artist’s demographic or superficial characteristics. The UK Theatre Award ceremony took place in London’s Guildhall, on Sunday October 15th 2017, hosted by TBB Treasure and Olivier Award-winning actress Sharon D....Read More
Opening proceedings with a dreamy underwater scene full of floating furniture, ‘The Shape of Water’ which premiered at this years London Film Festival is a noir sci fi fantasy executed masterfully in typical abstract fashion by director Guillermo del Toro. He directs this unusual tale about a mute named Elisa (played by the superb Sally Hawkins – The Hollow Crown (2016); Paddington (2014)) who forms an unlikely relationship with a highly classified top secret creature. Elisa has become weary of her cleaner job within a US lab and craves for something to feel affectionate about. So when an unknown humanoid creature suddenly arrives at the lab she...Read More