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Music review: Christian Gerhaher, Gerold Huber | Wigmore Hall
By Alexandra Coghlan - 25 September 15:21

Third-person delivery of a first-person song cycle.

Situationism and spectacle in London's East End
By Sean Gittins - 23 September 16:16

A dérive around Limehouse with McKenzie Wark.

Friday Arts Diary
By Androulla Harris - 23 September 12:24

Our cultural picks for the week ahead.

In the Critics this week
By Staff blogger - 22 September 18:06

Colin MacCabe on controversy in Cambridge, Gilbey on Drive and a Norwegian teen show.

Gilbey on Film: From big screen to small
By Ryan Gilbey - 21 September 17:25

Actors and directors are turning from film to TV.

Reviews round-up
By Staff blogger - 20 September 17:43

The critics' verdicts on Christopher Hitchens, Alexander Maksik and Mark Yarm.

Why the birds are angry
By Eleanor Margolis - 18 September 12:07

Listen up, Glenn Beck: Angry Birds is a socialist analogy

Found in translation
By Robert Chandler - 17 September 11:10

The invisible art of translation deserves wider recognition.

Friday Arts Diary
By Staff blogger - 16 September 16:22

Our cultural picks for the week ahead.

Music review: Il Trittico, Royal Opera House
By Alexandra Coghlan - 16 September 16:12

At last, Puccini's triptych is performed in full in an extravagant production.

In the Critics this week
By Staff blogger - 16 September 13:36

Björk on the radio, Chris Mullin and Virginia Woolf's new biography.

Notes in the Margin: Island living
By Sophie Elmhirst - 13 September 13:16

Jersey's film festival turns cinema-going on its head

Gilbey on Film: A guide to the London Film Festival
By Ryan Gilbey - 13 September 11:57

Here's a tip - take a risk and avoid the big names.

Theatre review: Decade
By Gina Allum - 12 September 17:24

This 9/11 drama neglects the non-western perspective.

Reviews round-up
By Staff blogger - 12 September 13:45

The critics' verdicts on Alistair Darling, Howard Jacobson and Amy Waldman.

The Books Interview: Amy Waldman
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 11 September 15:12

The author of The Submission talks about the 9/11 novel.

Where have all the protest songs gone?
By Eleanor Margolis - 09 September 17:26

There was a time when we didn't recoil when the music got political.

Friday Arts Diary
By Staff blogger - 09 September 12:22

Our cultural picks for the week ahead.

In the Critics this week
By Staff blogger - 08 September 14:34

Our theatre special with David Edgar, Mark Rylance and Thea Sharrock.

Gilbey on Film: Against orthodoxy
By Ryan Gilbey - 07 September 11:01

Beware the over-hasty critical consensus.

Reviews round-up
By Staff blogger - 06 September 15:34

The critics' verdicts on Tina Rosenberg, Jill Dawson and JM Ledgard.

Man Booker Prize shortlist announced
By Jonathan Derbyshire - 06 September 14:04

No Hollinghurst; Barnes the early favourite.

Music review: BBC Proms - Elijah
By Alexandra Coghlan - 02 September 17:55

A perfectly rendered performance of Mendelssohn's greatest oratorio.

Friday Arts Diary
By Staff blogger - 02 September 13:47

Our cultural picks for the week ahead.

Music review: Prom 53 - Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester/Prom 59 - Hooray for Hollywood
By Alexandra Coghlan - 02 September 12:44

Two of the Proms' annual fixtures set the Albert Hall alight.

End of an era
By Abigail Lewis - 02 September 12:19

What the Harry Potter generation read next.

"Comic book creators are really trying to create a visual music"
By Liam McLaughlin - 01 September 15:21

Author and artist Craig Thompson discusses religion, French Orientalism, and his long-anticipated ne

In the Critics this week
By Staff blogger - 01 September 12:28

Arthur C Danto on artistic responses to 9/11, Ariel Dorfman on September 11 1973 and Andrew Adonis o

Cultural Capital podcast: Rob Watt
By Yo Zushi - 31 August 17:56

An interview with the director of a new staging of Neil LaBute's controversial 9/11 play, <i>The Mer

Edinburgh Fringe: Fit For Purpose
By Andrew Billen - 31 August 16:47

There's no comedy in an exploration of the immigration process.

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