April 2017

Documentary filmmakers Brett Sanders and Darren R. Reid (lecturers in history at Coventry University) have today announced the release of the first episode of 'Documenting Donald', an experimental history about life during the age of Donald Trump. An on-going series to be distributed online and at select theatres, 'Documenting Donald' is

Last Saturday was Easter. A glorious celebration of religion and eggs. If Christmas Day is an excuse to get pissed before 10am then Easter Sunday is the equivalent for chocolate worshippers. We had to get some reference to the church in there. Anyway, bank holiday weekend was in full swing

A production of Jonathan Larson’s ground-breaking Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical RENT will visit Coventry’s Belgrade Theatre this May. Currently on a UK tour that premiered at Theatr Clywd, Wales last year, the show is now preparing to celebrate its 21st anniversary since opening on Broadway on 29 April,

Coventry's music scene is littered with significant heritage. Our tapestry is rich and diverse, brought together by the continual desire to change. Following the model of social commentary and raw ability is Skatta, a young MC who is laying down tracks for a new generation and the music industry is

So, last Wednesday (05 April) we gathered eagerly outside the Empire for their latest big named, past-glory, rock-n-roll scalp. Our cities newest live venue now has a collection of similar bands under its belt, all of which have been greeted with joyous rapture. Tonight it's the turn of 90's indie dirt-bags,

Written and performed by award winning jazz musician and MC Soweto Kinch, and directed by Hip Hop Theatre innovator Jonzi D, The Legend of Mike Smith visits the Belgrade Theatre as part of a UK tour this April. Heralded as a ground-breaking work of theatre, it integrates Hip Hop,

The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin, is a musical written by Kirsten Childs and as they say in the advert, ‘it does exactly what it says on the tin’ and then some. With an enticing write up in the promotional blurb for this production, “think Sondheim meets

24 June Warwick Arts Centre Tickets Join the UK’s leading comedian (stroke) magician as he previews new jokes and tricks for his next show. Recently seen on ITV’s The Next Great Magician and star of BBC1’s The Magicians. Expect Pete’s trademark blend of crowd-pleasing comedy and jaw-dropping magic. He has guested on countless TV

26 August Tin Coal Vaults Tickets As outsiders from sleepy coastal towns several countries apart, Stephen Fitzpatrick from Barrow in Furness and Norwegian Audun Laading met for the first time in Liverpool as students. The pair bonded over a love of peculiar, sardonic humour and wide eyed observations. Dream-pop outfit Her’s is the