Holly Williams is an arts and features writer for The Independent, The Independent Magazine and The Independent on Sunday.
19 October 2014 12:00 AM
17 October 2014 03:15 PM
This jazz-hands plea for religious tolerance feels timely
15 October 2014 11:50 AM
John Hannah stars in a satisfying modern interpretation
Whatever happened to ‘lost’ work ‘Love’s Labour’s Won’? The Royal Shakespeare Company might have the answer
12 October 2014 12:00 AM
Inspired by an academic theory, the RSC have renamed "Much Ado About Nothing" and are performing it alongside "Love's Labour's Lost"
12 October 2014 12:00 AM
05 October 2014 12:00 AM
The exhibition, which opens this week, now features more than 50 artists, including Peter Blake, Keith Tyson, Gavin Turk, Michael Craig-Martin, Cornelia Parker and David Shrigley
Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham - book review: Author succeeds in redefining a thorny, pernicious pressure on women
28 September 2014 12:00 AM
Dunham alludes to tales of misogyny she’d recount, reputations of patronising sleazebags she’d shatter if she were writing this at 80
24 September 2014 08:44 PM
No performer wants to retread old hits note-for-note, and audiences should respect new spins; but add the fact that the sound quality is terrible, loud to the point of distortion, and this is a mess
22 September 2014 11:29 AM
Dyad Productions have found a niche telling stories of real-life and fictional women; they’re had previous Fringe hits with Marilyn Monroe, Lizzy Bennet, and Elizabeth I. In tackling Virginia Woolf’s much-loved Mrs Dalloway, and they take a straight-forward approach: Elton Townend Jones supplely compresses the stream-of-consciousness Modernist novel into a 90-minute one-woman. Rebecca Vaughan gives a heroic performance, playing not only Clarissa Dalloway, but also every other character.
21 September 2014 12:00 AM
The 58-year-old has had quite the whirlwind success with Don and Rosie, who hit bookshops again this month in the sequel, The Rosie Effect.
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Residents should throw a street party and mix with immigrant neighbours, councils told
Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters
London bus driver 'kicks gay couple off for kissing'
Jose Manuel Barroso warns David Cameron against making 'historic mistake' over immigration reforms
Worst Airports of 2014: Poll names Islamabad airport in Pakistan worst in the world
- 1 Salisbury ranked seventh-best city in the world to visit in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015
- 2 Disney announces new female-led film Moana
- 3 Banksy arrest hoax: Internet duped by fake online report claiming artist's identity has been revealed
- 4 Kentucky gang rape: 15-year-old boy left in critical condition after sexual attack by group at party
- 5 Russell Brand threatened with arrest after filming outside Fox News headquarters