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Sydney lights up for Vivid festival – in pictures

The best pictures from the opening night of Vivid festival 2015 in Sydney, where buildings around the CBD have been transformed by spectacular light shows


Help Solve a Tudor Mystery at RBML

King Henry VIII and his inner circle are once again in the public spotlight with the recent American premiere of the miniseries Wolf Hall, based on Hilary Mantel’s 2009 novel. 1,149 more words

Kit's Crit: Illuminations (Mary Sharratt)

Mary Sharratt’s Illuminations (New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012) tells the story of Hildegard von Bingen, the famous German Benedictine Abbess who lived from 1098-1179.  Hildegard’s genuine mystical prophecies earned her the name, the  250 more words


IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

If you’ve been following my blog for a little while, you may be familiar with the fact that I am a bit of a Disney… 214 more words

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By Hook or By Crook

I saw something in a church the other day.  Something I hated.  I saw a formal ceremony occurring—one in which the peoples involved proclaim their surrender to Christ.  238 more words


Richard Alston Dance Company, Oxford Playhouse 26th & 27th May 2015

Described by the Times as a “choreographer for whom every dance is a love affair with his chosen music”, Richard Alston brings his acclaimed company back to Oxford’s Playhouse with a stunning mixed bill.  242 more words

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