Unfinished Business

It’s only four days until the start of the Winter Festival. Mixed in with our more well-known artists and performers, we are offering a sneak preview of what’s in store for our Summer Festival 2016, with a series of Work in Progress performances. There are four Work in Progress performances dotted throughout our festival, showcasing emerging talent and giving you…

Stradella: Is That A Pasta Dish?

Trying to find out truth about Alessandro Stradella’s life is like playing a game of Chinese Whispers. Every book or website you read has a different story, each more outlandish than the last. But real or not, it’s a good read (clearly, we aren’t the only ones to think so, as Stradella’s life was used…

The making of Moon Man

In this year’s Winter Festival, we’re presenting Sound Explorers, a new show created specially for 5–7s. It’s based on the much-loved story of the Moon Man, who one days leaves his twinkling seat to explore the world below. Ahead of the festival we caught up with presenter Isabelle Adams to find out more about it. What…

The Five Best Dinner Parties of All Time

In anticipation of the dinner party of the year hosted by pop-up dining geniuses Disappearing Dining Club as part of our Winter Festival, we take a look at the best dinner parties of all time. Dinner parties have been around since the dawn of time, though perhaps the dawn of wine would be more appropriate in…