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Philharmonia Orchestra – New Music for Old Movies

When: Thursday, 13th June at 6pm   Where: Royal Festival Hall   Info: Live screenings of two silent era films are accompanied by new scores by Czech composer Martin Smolka. Ahead of the Philharmonia’s performance of Gottfried Huppertz’s Metropolis at 7.30pm, Music of Today presents two surrealist silent films from the 1920s – Ghosts before Breakfast and Entr’acte – with music by Smolka that is […]

The Vaults-The Psychic Project

When: 12th – 22nd June 2019   Where: The Vaults Theatre, Waterloo   Info: In 1972, the Cold War took an unusual turn. The CIA learnt that Russia was investing in mind-control research and achieving some remarkable results. Not wanting to be left behind, US scientists began a secret project to train civilians as psychic spies: […]

Ovalhouse – Urban Wolf: Custody

When: Now until 22nd of June   Where: Ovalhouse Theatre   Info: When a young black man, Brian, dies in police custody, it sends shock waves across the community. Reeling from his death, Brian’s family struggle to make sense of their loss, whilst pursuing a lengthy court battle to find justice. Inspired by creator Urban […]

Philharmonia Orchestra – Weimar Berlin: Bittersweet Metropolis(Screening: Metropolis, With Live Orchestra)

when: 13th June 2019   Where: Royal Festival Hall   Info: Watch Fritz Lang’s sci-fi masterpiece Metropolis accompanied live by Gottfried Huppertz’s score. Composer Huppertz and film director Lang were frequent partners in the creation of German cinema of the Weimar period. Their most famous collaboration was on Lang’s 1927 tour de force of epic expressionist science-fiction storytelling. […]