Some think of the impressionists as the painterly equivalent of easy listening. Inventing Impressionism, themed around the collection of Paul Durand-Ruel, shows just how wrong they are.
Clever pacing and Julianne Moore's Oscar-winning performance can't disguise the hedged bets and risks not taken.
The new Carole King musical - apparently.
Season three of House of Cards reaps diminishing returns.
George Bernard Shaw's Man and Superman and David Hare's The Absence of War have an ideology that speaks to today's politics.
Spain and Portugal may have settled their differences, but when it comes to grapes, it's not so simple.
The music and arts festival reveals this year's line-up.
Alan Bennett's statement that the English excel at hypocrisy has upset the national press. But he's got literature on his side.
The danger of using current terminology and identities when discussing the past, especially marginalised and oppressed pasts, is that it results in bad history.
Lara Croft, feminism and riot grrrl.
Political fashion has never been straightforward.
It used to feel like a school canteen full of rival gangs - now it's a civilised dining room.
Girl in a Band reaps the rewards of its introspective author with a pan-American story that will engross fans and non-fans alike.