This week's Critics' Choice
Sunday 19 September 2010
Vladimir Jurowski conducts Petra Lang and the LPO in Zemlinsky's Maeterlinck Songs and Mahler's Third Symphony. RFH, London (0844 847 9915) Wed; Puppets and acrobats combine as the Armonico Consort present Monteverdi's Flying Circus. Bridge House Theatre, Warwick (01926 776438) from Fri
Grinderman The bestial outlet for Nick Cave's evil side rides again. Garage, London (0844 847 1678) Thur; Edwyn Collins The former Orange Juice man showcases his seventh solo album Losing Sleep. QEH, London (0844 875 0073) Thur
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done Latest slice of eccentricity from Werner Herzog, a tale of US suburbia starring Michael Shannon; Metropolis Fritz Lang's 1927 futuristic masterpiece restored to nearly its original glory, extra footage, original score and all
Clybourne Park Superb dark comedy about American race relations. Royal Court, London (020-7565 5000) to 2 Oct; Beautiful Burnout Frantic Assembly's boxing drama at the sport's famed venue. York Hall Leisure Centre, London (020-7638 8891) to 2 Oct
Visual art choice
Eadweard Muybridge Pioneering Victorian photographer. Tate Britain, London (020-7887 8888) to 16 Jan 2011; The Fourth Plinth The six contenders for Trafalgar Square's empty corner. St Martin-in-the-Fields, London (020-7766 1100) to 31 Oct
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Arts & Ents blogs
- 1 What happens to your body when you give up sugar?
- 2 Ed Miliband less influential than One Direction's Louis Tomlinson by official Doncaster power list
- 3 Japanese island overrun with cats after population explodes
- 4 Delhi bus rapist blames dead victim for attack because 'girls are responsible for rape'
- 5 Have sex with your iPad thanks to the new sex toy no-one asked for
Kurt Cobain's life and death: Montage of Heck film uses unseen footage to tell Nirvana frontman's story
Game of Thrones season 5 spoilers: What we can expect according to George RR Martin's books
Fifty Shades of Grey movie shows first sex scene 'after 40 minutes'
Drugs Live: Twitter responds to Jon Snow and Jennie Bond smoking cannabis
Jimmy McGovern's new TV series 'Banished': Why Australia's past has such resonance today
'Jihadi John': CAGE representative storms off Sky News accusing Kay Burley of Islamophobia
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Ukip would cut billions from Scottish budget to fund English tax cuts
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Ukraine crisis: Top Chinese diplomat backs Putin and says West should 'abandon zero-sum mentality'