Let the West End come to Wandsworth…

Let the West End come to Wandsworth…

Sohm Kapila of Bend it Like Beckham and Britain’s Got Bhangra takes the lead role of Jack at Tara Art’s Theatre Christmas Show, “Bollywood Jack”. Sohm speaks to us on Monday’s ArtsWatch and gives us a little snippet of how the worlds of Panto and Bollywood collide in a ...

Winter Blues or Festive Spirit?

Winter Blues or Festive Spirit?

by Harry Fell – Sports Editor So as 2016 draws to a close, most of our winners and losers have already been decided. On the whole, it’s been a great year for British sport, what with our record olympic medal haul and Muzza finishing the year on top of the tennis world.

And all that jazz…

And all that jazz…

Our newest Arts Reporter, Damien Thill, went to the Streets London Jazz festival happening at the Trafalgar Arms in Tooting Broadway to soak up some quality live music. Out of the different bands performing Damien spoke to the local group the Squelch Quartet, as well as the ...

It’s Panto time again… (oh yes it is!)

It’s Panto time again… (oh yes it is!)

  Take a magical carpet ride with Wandsworth Radio as our presenters and news readers put on a spectacular show at The Grove Pub in Battersea Park Road on Sunday 18th December at 4pm. Follow loveable rogue Aladdin (Craig McAulay) on his quest for hidden treasure as he ...

Photography & music, panto pot-pouri, hip-hop at the theatre and a good old-fashioned BOOK!

Photography & music, panto pot-pouri, hip-hop at the theatre and a good old-fashioned BOOK!

On Monday, Chris talks music photography with Martin Petty and a host of his musical collaborators, ahead of their unique gig ‘The Art of the Music’ on 7 December.     ‘Those infinitely inventive funsters, yes funsters … Sleeping Trees are back at Theatre 503

When is library, not a library?  When it’s a theatre of course!

When is library, not a library? When it’s a theatre of course!

Last week we featured Omnibus who had started as a library and now has won the Peter Brook Award as performance space.  This week we take a look at two new entrepreneurial theatre companies bringing their work to Wimbledon Library and the new Clapham Library. With theatres ...