Arms control

18 April 2007 3:41 pm

Landscape with Weapon; Wake Up and Smell the Coffee; Blame

Brutalising Russia

18 April 2007 3:38 pm

Khovanshchina; Carmen; Koanga

Beyond the ordinaire

12 April 2007 9:03 am

Surrealism at the V&A

Thank you, Humph

12 April 2007 8:54 am

It Just Occurred to Me by Humphrey Lyttelton

German triumphs

12 April 2007 8:47 am

Tom Fool; Brecht Fest; Mojo Mickybo

Courting the computer

12 April 2007 8:44 am

The Merchant of Venice

Cooling off

12 April 2007 8:40 am

Mitchell and Webb are a puzzle

Shocking women

12 April 2007 8:36 am

It was not so extraordinary when the Third Programme began broadcasting that its schedule should include a weekly discussion of the ‘visual arts’

Repetitive strain injury

4 April 2007 2:13 pm

How actors cope with long theatrical runs

Singular sensation

4 April 2007 2:09 pm

Prunella Clough; Harry Thubron: Collages and Constructions 1972–1984

Sheer perfection

4 April 2007 2:07 pm

L’Heure espagnole; Gianni Schicchi; Ariodante

Narcissistic posturings

4 April 2007 2:05 pm

Total Eclipse; The Wonderful World of Dissocia; The Rose Tattoo

Vicious propaganda

4 April 2007 1:54 pm

The thing I really don’t get at all about The Mark of Cain (Channel 4, Thursday) is how the people…

Chasing Getty’s ‘Youth’

28 March 2007 2:37 pm

Bryan Rostron follows the trail of a 4th-century bc bronze from sea to museum

Boundless curiosity

28 March 2007 2:35 pm

A New World: England’s first view of America; Italian Prints 1875–1975

Shifting impressions

28 March 2007 2:31 pm

Callum Innes: From Memory

Rare delight

28 March 2007 2:28 pm

Camacho’s Wedding; Poro

Chez Chausson

28 March 2007 2:24 pm

Every eager collector of books and scores has their special searcher, primed to keep an eye open for long out-of-print…

A touch of magic

28 March 2007 2:15 pm

The Lady from Dubuque; Europe; Sing Yer Heart Out For the Lads

Behind the scenes

28 March 2007 2:10 pm

It sounds like a really bad idea — Lenny Henry, the black comedian, devising a set of radio sketches to…

High-table comedian

21 March 2007 5:24 pm

Rory Bremner is in a hurry. The controversial impersonator surges into his production office a few minutes late for our…

Scraping the barrel

21 March 2007 5:19 pm

Here are two of the big hitters of Impressionism, both represented by shows which only investigate very particular aspects of…

Shock and awe

21 March 2007 5:15 pm

At the age of only ten, Leon Kossoff undertook a momentous journey across London on his own. He travelled from…

Rich pickings

21 March 2007 5:12 pm

Forget London, Paris and New York. For any serious collector of art and antiques there is just one unmissable event:…

Sex and slaves

21 March 2007 4:49 pm

I Want Candy is a British sex comedy, which should already sound alarm bells, but I will plough on heroically,…