As Kenilworth gears up to welcome a host of famous names from the literary and music world for what is fast becoming one of the largest dedicated arts festivals in the area, I spoke to the Artistic Director of the award-winning Kenilworth Arts Festival, Lewis Smith. First launched in 2016, the Kenilworth Arts … Continue reading INTERVIEW: Lewis Smith, Artistic Director of Kenilworth Arts Festival
On Saturday 1st October, 1968, American independent film ‘Night of the Living Dead’ premiered at the Fulton Theatre, Pittsburgh, an afternoon showing. Though viewers had seen horror films before, according to film critic Roger Ebert of the Chicago Sun-Times, “this was something else”. Something nobody saw coming, and were entirely unprepared for. Five … Continue reading INTERVIEW: Tama Phethean, ‘Night of the Living Dead Live!
‘How To Win Friends And Influence People’. A fitting slogan, perhaps, for the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica Scandal of 2018. Whilst Facebook users were innocently preoccupied making social connections, or ‘friends’, via this popular social media platform, data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica was harvesting the personal data of millions, in order to influence public … Continue reading INTERVIEW: Jessica Enemokwu, ‘F Off’, National Youth Theatre