Philip French Obituary

Philip French Obituary

Philip French – An appreciation Jason Solomons remembers Philip French, a longstanding and greatly respected member of the Critics’ Circle Film Section, who passed away on 27th October 2015. With an irony he would surely have appreciated, news of the death of...
The Tales of Hoffmann, Britten Theatre, London

The Tales of Hoffmann, Britten Theatre, London

Fruitful Wounds Robert Thicknesse It’s one of those fatal-composition stories, like Mozart’s Requiem: worn out by 20 years of frantic work, and pretty ill too, Jacques Offenbach chose as a text for his last opera a story about a singer whose peculiar malady means she...