All Sound and no Fury?

Lawrence Warner has mixed feelings about Justin Kurzel's Macbeth

Bombay Bicycle Club curries favour

Patrick Scott chats to the London quartet about their new album and finding their feet in the studio

Manfred Eicher: Sound, silence and the importance of clarity

In a rare interview, Manfred Eicher, founder of the influential ECM label, talks tradition and production values with En Liang Khong

Shooting statues

Jessica Goodman brings Florence's statues alive

To shout or not to shout?

Cherwell asks (or rather rants about) the inevitable question...

Review: Smother

Wild Beasts return with a cleaner, more atmospheric album

Week In Pictures (3)

Kathleen Bloomfield captures Oxford's beautiful countryside

Panel Discussion: The Role of the Art School in the 21st...

Richard Wentworth, Master of the Ruskin School of Drawing and Fine Art, initially seemed slightly taken aback to discover that he was the sole...

Walking in someone else’s shoes

Alice Robinson suggests that role-swapping in theatre helps to foster empathy

Old&New: Songs of displeasure

Sydney Gagliano on being open-minded about overlooked art


Police looking into Nazi salutes at Bannon protests

An Oxford student filmed the men who were part of a counter-protest

Autumn by Ali Smith: a seasonal portrait of post-Brexit Britain

The first book in Smith's ongoing quartet reminds us that sympathy is possible in our polarised times

‘Widows’ is a celebration of female grit and resolve

Viola Davis leads a group of kick-ass women in a heist film with a lot on its mind

England’s stubborn faith in Keaton Jennings reaps its reward

The ECB must explore ways to promote the lost art of Test batsmanship at a grassroots level

Salome Review – ‘struggles to take audience into another world’

Tea Party Productions' 'Salome' shows the play's continuing power to unsettle