Mae Martin: ‘We have to give ourselves a break for being turned on by weird stuff’

As a child, Mae Martin used to fantasise about their first breakup. Not the relationship. Just…

Alan Partridge: Steve Coogan to tour with new live show Stratagem in 2022

Steve Coogan is set to tour the UK with a new Alan Partridge live show. The…

The return of Glyndebourne: It’s a blessed relief to sit in the stalls after lockdown

O ne by one, Britain’s country house opera companies are preparing for rebirth after a year…

Lockdown lifted: The best arts picks for May to July, from live music and theatre to comedy and art exhibitions

M any of us have stared wistfully at our diaries and our phone calendars over the…

Comedian Tony Hinchcliffe dropped by agents after calling Chinese comic Peng Dang racist slur on stage

Comedian Tony Hinchcliffe has reportedly been dropped by his agents after footage of him using racist…

Bo Burnham stuns fans by announcing new Netflix special five years after planning ‘long break’ from comedy

Bo Burnham has announced that he has filmed a new stand-up special for Netflix, just five…

Classical reviews: Strauss and Bach

Antonio Pappano conduct’s Rome’s Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecili in two early Strauss works, while…