Author: olivia

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COVENTRY ARTS NET IS BACK!

  Welcome back to Cov Arts Net! With the up and coming bid for City of Culture 2021 gaining speed, we at Cov Arts Net we decided that it was time to relaunch this...

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THE CARROT RETURNS

   “I left my tuner in Bristol”, began Brigid Power-Rice, when she began her support slot for Peter Broderick at Tin Music Arts recently. That threw me a little, I must confess. I thought...

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Responsible Use of Looping

  Two City Sounds is, as one might imagine, a collaborative arts project involving artistes from two cities – in this instance, Coventry and Hull. The evening in question at Tin Music Arts featured...

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Twelve Angry Men

Twelve Angry Men is one of my favourite plays. I first encountered the play when a green, 17 year old deputy stage manager working on my first production. One thing that sticks in my...

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BAPTISTS AND BELLS

In the last month, I’ve seen Coventry’s finest set blues and soul practitioners The Baptists on not one but two occasions and in both instances they were quite different performances. The first one was...

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Christmas in Coventry

I am an unashamed Christmas addict. I watch every Christmas special and Christmas baking show with barely contained glee. My decorations went on the first week of December and I love to drive around...