The third BBC Young Dancer Competition final aired last night from Islington’s Sadler’s Wells, co-presented by reigning Strictly Champion Ore Oduba and former Strictly competitor Anita Rani.Read More
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75% #OutOf100 – Rikki Beadle-Blair’s Follow Up Fabulousness, Legendary Children In The House Of Fierce
At his ‘thank you to you myriad muses for my MBE‘ party in January, Rikki Beadle-Blair, that beloved actor, director, screenwriter, playwright, singer, designer, choreographer, dancer, songwriter and artistic director of multi-media production company Team Angelica, broke down his next few projects for us. It was an exciting list, as it was clear he would be exercising many of his multiple talents. Lynette Linton’s #Hashtag Lightie was first, and opened to a packed house and critical acclaim during its 5-day run at the Arcola Theatre. Between writer Linton and director Beadle-Blair, we were presented with “a funny and moving...Read More
In this age of ‘reality’ TV and televised talent competition, Little Big Shots is a warm breath of gentle fresh air. Dawn French shares a great empathy with the children as she interviews them and remains to the side of the stage as they perform. And they respond to her beautifully.Read More
Apply: Accredited Courses in Design, Journalism, Style & Business With Prestigious Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design NOW!
The Condé Nast College of Fashion & Design are now accepting applications to welcome you, the next generation of Fashionistas into the Condé Nast family! They are offering fantastic courses in a diverse range of expertise for aspiring fashion journalists, designers, stylists and business people. The Accredited Courses: The BA (Hons) Fashion Communication – a two-year fast-track, industry-focused programme, which is a broad based,varied course that examines a range of areas within fashion communication, introducing and explaining the world of fashion to facilitate the development of vital transferable professional skills. You can looks forward to learning about the visual...Read More
“It’s Jocelyn!” is back for series 2 on BBC Radio 4 on Wednesday evenings at 6.30pm! She returns with 30 minutes of sketches featuring brand new characters, including the Overly Dramatic Family, a pair of terrible African Drummers and a bad-tempered couple who run a takeaway business!Read More
Matt Henry to Co-Host 2017 Olivier Award Nominations; Sir Kenneth Branagh Named Special Award Recipient.
The Olivier Awards ceremony is the biggest night in theatre, and the 2017 awards will take place on Sunday 9th April at the Royal Albert Hall.Read More
Known in music circles as “The Lost Masters”, these recordings have had near-mythical status amongst music aficionados. The announcement of their restoration comes on the eve of what would have been the reggae icon’s 72nd birthday February 6th.Read More
Apply Now: 2017 Film Distribution & International Sales Trainee Scheme Opens Via FDA Launching Films
TBB are pleased to report that, in partnership with BFI Film Forever and Film Export UK, the Film Distribution Association’s Launching Films has opened for applications to their third film distribution and international sales training scheme! But hurry, applications close at 5pm on February 14th 2017!Read More
For those unfamiliar with him, Rikki Beadle Blair is an actor, singer-songwriter, dancer/choreographer, screenwriter and designer. But, what he is most known and admired for is his work as a director, playwright and mentor to artistic talent both personally and via his artistic directorship of multi-media production company Team Angelica.Read More
The Olivier Awards with Mastercard, the UK’s most prestigious stage honour, have today announced exciting plans for 2017, including details of its “Be Inspired” campaign. The 2017 awards are set to be the biggest yet, as they make their debut at the Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 9 April.Read More