Cool, fun, silly and educational – here’s our pick of the finest distractions for children. No screens required...
Behind poster images of iconic black crusaders - from Nelson Mandela to Steve Biko - the township that is Catfish Row is revving up for another day. And such is the pumping dynamism of the Cape Town Opera ensemble that you can barely hear George Gershwin’s tumultuous xylophone-driven prelude for the hollering and whistling.
Fairy-tale films aren't for little girls any longer, with their explicit battles for sexual power. Matilda Battersby looks into a darker mirror
She made her name in the long-running vampire saga, but now Kristen Stewart is relishing playing a very different kind of role. Emma Jones meets the 'kick-ass' heroine of the new Snow White