Londoner’s Diary: ‘Actors Center must still be place to take risks’

D AME Sheila Hancock has said that the Actors Center must continue to be “a place where actors can… learn and take risks”. The Centre, which Dame Sheila helped found in 1978, attracted members including Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir Ian McKellen and Dame Judi Dench. As well as offering workshops and classes, “it was a … Read more

Londoner’s Diary: The Ghost of Christmas Covid past hangs over the art

ONE a number of high-profile musicians are canceling concerts as new Covid concerns make large gatherings difficult to manage, and The Streets’ Mike Skinner said, not least, that he will not be performing throughout 2022. Skinner said last night, “It’s not fair to keep taking your money for tickets, knowing that with a case of … Read more