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British Racism: why can’t we shift Structural & Institutional Racism?

A mistrust of something you do not understand, fear of the unknown, feeling threatened by something different to your idea of normality or fear...

MPs bowing to Big Ben shows how shamefully out of touch...

Big Ben's chimes rang out over the capital for the last time in four years today, as essential maintenance begins on the iconic structure at...

Book Review: After Kathy Acker – A Biography by Chris Kraus

Kathy Acker, a writer perhaps better known by reputation than from her actual writing, was in many ways a pioneer of the kind of...

Theatre Review: Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare’s Globe)

Much Ado About Nothing Shakespeare’s Globe by William Shakespeare Directed by Matthew Dunster Reviewer: Tom Baker Turns out, a Latin setting makes for good Shakespeare. It was true for...

LIFE

Trained Actor, Still In Training – Lesson Ten – Realising Your...

I have now been out of drama school for exactly one year. And so I have decided to conclude this series with what is...

Mindfulness 101 – The Mindfulness Journey

Welcome to a new series on The Daily Spectacle - Mindfulness 101. As a vocals student and former drama school student I have learnt the need to...

REVIEWS

Film Review: Baby Driver (2017)

Baby Driver (2017) Director: Edgar Wright Writer: Edgar Wright Stars: Ansel Elgort, Jon Bernthal, Jon Hamm Runtime: 112 min Baby Driver came with the weight of great expectations. Mark Kermode...

Review – The Good Dinosaur (2015)

For the last twenty years, Pixar has created some of the most acclaimed and cherished animated films ever made: since the success of Toy...