A true original of British cinema, with Jonathan Pryce, heavenly art- direction from Norman Garwood and terrific supporting performances from Katherine Helmond and Robert de Niro.
National Film Theatre, London SE1
The Hot Mikado
The auditorium is
cool - top marks for
air-conditioning - but the stage is definitely hot, with knockout performances in a smart and sassy
swing version of the G&S classic.
The Queens Theatre (0171-494 5040)
Photography on a massive scale from one of Germany's most respected and interesting artists. Gursky turns the commonplace into something fascinating and troubling.
Tate Gallery, Liverpool (0151-709 3223)
and what's more...
Kristin Scott Thomas, best known for acting everyone else off the screen in Four Weddings and a Funeral, is doing very nicely as Lady Anne in the screen version of Shakespeare's Richard III. So impressive was she in rehearsals that her executive producer/screenwriter/co-star Ian McKellen has reinstated a lengthy scene cut from his final draft of the screenplay...Reuse content