Book Review: Agnes at the End of the World //

Kelly McWilliams’ debut novel, Agnes at the End of the World, has a unique premise that was perfectly suited to its timely release in the lockdown of August 2020. Slotting itself into the dystopian genre, this apocalyptic novel follows two sisters who live in a fundamentalist cult.  The oldest sibling, Agnes, regularly meets with a […]Read More

Theatre News: Hull New Theatre Closed “For The Forseeable Future”

Two venues in the 2017 City of Culture have revealed that their doors will remain closed “for the foreseeable future”.  Hull New Theatre and Hull City Hall, which see thousands of visitors every year, are considered to be key contributors to the city’s “newfound vibrancy”. Both venues are overseen by Hull Culture and Leisure (HCAL), […]Read More

Theatre News: Concerns Over 2020’s Pantomime Season Begin

Concerns about whether this year’s pantomime season will be able to go ahead have been raised following a statement from UK Culture Secretary, Oliver Dowden. Last week, Dowden revealed that November is the earliest that theatres are likely to be offered a date for reopening their doors to the public. Whilst outdoor performances with social […]Read More