Arts & Music

Lazarus Theatre, Greenwhich Theatre, Edward II

Lazarus Theatre Company Reinvents the Classics for Greenwich Residency

Ricky Dukes, creative director of Lazarus Theatre Company, is excited about his year-long residency at Greenwich Theatre. And with a production of Lord of the Flies that questions gender roles due to open in March, so are we…

Filming in Catford: Scenes from Cuckoo’s Calling were shot in Catford

How Catford is Making its Mark in the Movies

Steve Patterson started Supersets, which makes sets for film, TV, fashion shows and pop videos, in a series of railway arches in Ladywell in 2015, and now they have plans to expand to Catford, putting south east London firmly on the movie-making map


10 Things We’re Looking Forward to at OnBlackheath 2017

10 things we’re looking forward to at OnBlackheath festival 2017, including The Libertines live, foodie highlights and newcomer Kate Tempest

START at Saatchi Gallery: The Boats and the Sea by Peihang Huang, courtesy of JingLü Gallery, Taiwan

Discover the World’s Most Exciting Emerging Artists at START

START returns to the Saatchi Gallery from 14-17 September 2017 to showcase the best emerging artists from new art scenes and developing markets across the globe. The Resident picks out the exhibitors to watch from four different continents


As the Notting Hill Carnival extravaganza approaches, local characters share their top Carnival tips

Gallery: Astronomy Photography of the Year Shortlist 2017

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has released the Insight Astronomy Photographer Of The Year 2017 shortlist, which includes the first images of Uranus and asteroids that have ever been submitted… 

Interview with violinist Charlie Siem, the Mick Jagger of classical music (photo: Uwe Arens)

Meet Charlie Siem: The Mick Jagger of Classical Music

With a foray into the world of fashion and modelling, world famous violinist Charlie Siem – the Mick Jagger of classical music – is clearly a man of many talents


Win Two Weekend Tickets to OnBlackheath 2017

The Resident has teamed up with OnBlackheath to offer one lucky reader a pair of weekend tickets, worth £90 each, for south east London’s biggest festival this September!

Mark Owen interview: On Take That's new Wonderland tour and West End musical, The Band

Mark Owen on Take That’s New West End Musical, The Band

Mark Owen on Take That’s new West End show, The Band, the Wonderland tour and how one of the UK’s biggest boy bands is celebrating its 25th anniversary

London's best Edinburgh Fringe Festival preview shows


Edinbrugh Fringe Festival kicks off 4 August 2017, but before the festival begins venues across London are hosting preview acts to give Londoners a little peak into what they will be performing during the festival. The Resident checks out the best…

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