Theatre often explores the human condition, reflecting back to audiences’ versions of themselves from the trivial to the profound. When dealing with a subject like mental health, performance can be a great tool for learning, catharsis and growth.
This Sunday cellist BBC Young Musician Jazz Award finalist Tom Ridout brings his sweet saxophone stylings to Sunday Music with the Tom Ridout Quintet. So the obvious thing to ask a virtuoso saxophonist, who are his top 5 on the on the instrument?
All time. Top 5. Theatre Performances. Not a question to be answered lightly, and director Kristine Landon-Smith takes the challenge like a champ.
How does a young unfunded theatre company keep up and survive? How do the up-and-coming innovate without a sponsorship deal from Sony?