Royal Court Theatre – Ear for Eye

When: 25th October – 24th November Where: Royal Court Theatre Info: Patience is running out, times have changed. And progress isn’t enough. Black British. African American. Here. There. Now. “Change don’t give-a-f*** change gone do its thing with or without you.” Snapshots of lives, snapshots of experiences of protest; violence vs non-violence, direct action vs […]

Southbank Centre – Mariza

When: 17th November Where: Royal Festival Hall Info: Feel the melancholy of the traditional Portuguese music style fado at a live performance from charismatic expert of the genre, singer Mariza. Born in Mozambique to a Portuguese father and Mozambican mother, Mariza was brought up in Mouraria, one of the traditional fado neighbourhoods of Lisbon. Mariza […]

Barbican – Die Stadt ohne Juden

When: 15th November Where: Milton Court Concert Hall Info: Made in 1924, Die Stadt ohne Juden is ominous, portentous, and completely unforgettable. H K Breslauer’s satirical dystopia shows the cultural and economic impoverishment of a city that expels its Jewish population, and is disturbingly prophetic in its depiction of the murderous anti-semitism in Vienna in the wake of the First […]

Rose Theatre Kingston – Don Carlos

When: 6th – 17th November Where: Rose Kingston Theatre Info: A magnificent tale of passion and power set against the chilling backdrop of the bloody and ruthless Spanish Inquisition. Don Carlos is torn apart when his tyrannical father King Philip II seals a peace deal by marrying French noble Elizabeth de Valois, the love of […]