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Joglaresa: Nuns & Roses at Dulwich Festival

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The Joglaresa medieval ensemble will be lending their unique take on traditional music to this year’s Dulwich Festival. Their ‘Nuns & Roses’ performance showcases thoroughly enjoyable minstrelsy from the Middle Ages to the 17th century […]

Dulwich Festival – Interview with Dave Gerard of Gerard and the Watchmen

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Gerard and the Watchmen will be performing their rich harmonies and soothing rhythms at this year’s Dulwich Festival at Belair House on Thursday 12 May at 7.30pm. Dave Gerard is the band’s founder and lead […]

Astrup Paintings

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When work is finished, time to admire the picturesque. Flawless harmony. Haiku by June Webster Sciortino

A Night at the Movies

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Come to a fun evening of fabulous movie music, played by big bands – the Heroes Band and The Dulwich College Symphonic Wind Band and Big Band. It is it be held on 12 May 2016 […]

SoLo Craft Fair – a makers market

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Introducing SoLo Craft Fair, a makers market created by Catherine Dunne & Rebecca Hunter. Catherine is the owner of London Lily and Rebecca is one third of the art collaboration Drawn Together. Both being artisans […]

Broad canvas

Nikolai Astrup, A Clear Night in June, 1905-1907, Oil on canvas, 148 x 152 cm, The Savings Bank Foundation DNB/The Astrup Collection/KODE Art Museums of Bergen. Photo © Dag Fosse/KODE

In late Victorian times a painting called The Light of the World was taken around the Empire to be viewed like an Anglican icon. Thousands queued and many wept over a romantic-religious work by Holman Hunt […]

Upcoming Festival: Indian Shakespeares on Screen

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From 27 -30 April, a festival of talks, screenings, workshops and a display of Indian Shakespeare movie memorabilia, will be held at the Asia House (27-29) and the BFI Southbank in London (29-30). The festival […]

David Shillinglaw Refurbishes Samson and Delilah Street Art

Samson and Delilah by David Shillinglaw, photo courtesy of Liz Vanderau

Artist David Shillinglaw unveiled a revamped version of Samson and Delilah last Thursday after the original was tagged and defaced. Three years ago, David Shillinglaw was asked to reinterpret a painting from the Dulwich Picture […]

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