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Tue 13 Apr 2021

From stage star to songwriter... Prior to releasing the album, We Are More Than One, Michael Ball talks about his "first proper" foray into songwriting.

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Wed 31 Mar 2021

There's just one week to go until we kick off our Easter Put on a Play in a Week workshops, so if you haven't booked yet, what are you waiting for?

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Wed 7 Apr 2021

For Oxfordshire Artweeks, artist Paul Minter is to present a new series of sumptuous oil paintings of the interiors of stately homes, transporting you to glittering places to populate the imagination; empty gilded rooms which would make wonderful backdrops for historical dramas.

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Wed 7 Apr 2021

A Portal to A Magical World

Alice in Wonderland: Curiouser and Curiouser

Alice in Wonderland: Curiouser and Curiouser opens on 27th March at the Victoria & Albert Museum and reflects the various ways in which artists across the years, globe, genres and generations have taken Alice as their muse.

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Wed 31 Mar 2021

From Conservation to Inspiration

Wildflower Meadow Paintings

An exhibition of paintings by landscape artist Elaine Kazimierczuk will be on display at the North Wall Arts Centre from 17 – 25 May as part of Oxfordshire Art Weeks.

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Wed 10 Mar 2021

Imelda May

A Champion of Wonderful Women

Born and raised in The Liberties area of Dublin, Imelda May has become one of Ireland’s most famed female artists in history. Today she talks admirable women, tomato sauce, and working to live.   

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Wed 10 Mar 2021

The Alien franchise has been a beloved pop-culture icon in the sci-fi horror genre for roughly 42 years, spanning multiple films and crossovers across varying mediums including books, games and other sci-fi properties. To mark the 35th anniversary of its first sequel Aliens, I take a look at the one character who practically defined the Alien legacy.

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Wed 3 Mar 2021

Thinking about lazy days sitting in the summer sunshine enjoying a good book? If so, we would like to introduce Sylva readers to award-winning Cotswold author Penny Parkes, whose new book Home is out this July.  

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Wed 3 Mar 2021

The last 12 months have been quite a year for Oxfordshire’s visual arts community. Here Esther Lafferty, festival director of Oxfordshire Artweeks, talk to two artists whose art reflects the response of many of us to lockdown and isolation.