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Little Miss Burden review – trauma, whimsy and 90s girl-bands

9/12/2019 • 20:00 Culture The Guardian  

Bunker, London Matilda Ibini’s autobiographical coming-of-age play mixes serious scenes with underpowered comedy sketches Little Miss Burden begins …

A tale of two Carols: Dickens's festive feast served with a twist

9/12/2019 • 17:15 Culture The Guardian  

This year, the tried-and-tested tale at London’s Old Vic is up against subversive surprises at Wilton’s Music Hall, where Scrooge’s sister takes the …

Bachelorette star JP Rosenbaum reveals he has rare Guillain-Barré syndrome diagnosis

9/12/2019 • 17:11 Culture The Independent  

Condition affects the …

Who will be Christmas No 1? Why the pop charts are weirdly more relevant than ever before

9/12/2019 • 16:38 Culture The Guardian  

LadBaby and his charity single, I Love Sausage Rolls, could reap the benefits of recent rule changes to top the singles chart this Christmas When was …

Honey Boy director Alma Har'el calls out Golden Globes over lack of female nominees: 'These are not our people'

9/12/2019 • 16:05 Culture The Independent  

Only men are up for the Best Director …

Line of Duty's Martin Compston: 'I haven't played a nice guy in a while'

9/12/2019 • 15:43 Culture The Guardian  

Plucked from obscurity by Ken Loach, the Scottish actor has gone from working-class kid to star of the UK’s favourite drama. Now, he’s in a new …

Music Box sessions – Marika Hackman performs tracks from her new album 'Any Human Friend'

9/12/2019 • 15:23 Culture The Independent  

'Han Solo' artist is touring the UK in …

Sorry Jake Gyllenhaal, but the British musical is alive and kicking

9/12/2019 • 15:20 Culture The Guardian  

With shows such as Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Six and The Boy in the Dress, the musical is in rude health in this country – whether Broadway …

Banksy unveils new street art in Birmingham highlighting homelessness

9/12/2019 • 15:08 Culture The Independent  

Street artist painted reindeers on a wall in the city's jewellery …

The art world is bananas. That's what Maurizio Cattelan's been saying all along

9/12/2019 • 14:57 Culture The Guardian  

A banana stuck on a wall sold for $120,000 before it was eaten. More than a century since Duchamp’s Fountain, putting something worthless in a …

I Wanna Be Yours review – a love story with heady chemistry

9/12/2019 • 14:44 Culture The Guardian  

Bush theatre, London Ragevan Vasan and Emily Stott star as a couple pulled apart by their backgrounds in this play by slam poet Zia Ahmed The …

One Million Tiny Plays About Britain review – a nation speaks

9/12/2019 • 14:32 Culture The Guardian  

Jermyn Street theatre, London Craig Taylor’s jumble of micro-playlets – some just a few seconds long – coalesce into a layered, comic, moving …

Bombshell Review: Charlize Theron's transformation into Megyn Kelly is a little frightening to witness

9/12/2019 • 14:31 Culture The Independent  

Jay Roach's Fox News drama celebrates the bravery of individual actions without heroising the people behind …

Bombshell review – Fox News abuse drama pulls its hardest punches

9/12/2019 • 14:30 Culture The Guardian  

Roger Ailes’ victims fight back in a film where the odious media mogul looms large … before Rupert Murdoch saves the day The loathsome Roger Ailes, …

Ghostbusters: Afterlife – first trailer for new supernatural comedy with Bill Murray

9/12/2019 • 14:01 Culture The Guardian  

Long-awaited fourth instalment of the much-loved comedy, which is due to bring back stars of the original 1984 hit for cameo appearances The first …

Golden Globes nominations 2020: The full list, from Joker and The Irishman to Marriage Story

9/12/2019 • 14:00 Culture The Independent  

Every film and television show in the running for trophies at the ceremony in …

Golden Globes nominations 2020: Marriage Story and The Irishman set for battle

9/12/2019 • 13:37 Culture The Guardian  

Awards shaping up as three-way fight between Marriage Story – which leads with six nominations – and Martin Scorsese’s The Irishman and Quentin …

‘Someone royally forked up’: how The Good Place turned hellish

9/12/2019 • 12:59 Culture The Guardian  

The philosophical comedy is now so complicated that watching it feels more like homework rather than a hobby Few sitcoms can effortlessly blend silly …

Golden Globes nominations 2020: The full list – live updates

9/12/2019 • 12:54 Culture The Independent  

Every film and television show in the running for trophies at the ceremony in …

Christmas TV guide: What to watch, from Gavin & Stacey to Dracula

9/12/2019 • 12:22 Culture The Independent  

All the best dramas, comedies and reunion specials you should tune into over the festive …