Book Review: The Sportsman

Book Review: The Sportsman

Well all I can say is thank god Stephen Harris changed his mind and wrote this book; it is perhaps the most remarkable and personal cookbook I have read. Somehow it fills you with warmth – oh, and a little, check that, a lot, of jealousy. To appreciate the Phaidon published book, you need not…

Behind the Scenes at Glyndebourne

Behind the Scenes at Glyndebourne

Since it’s inception in 1934 under John Christie, the Glyndebourne Opera festival has been a highlight of the British summer social season and a favourite among opera lovers and performers worldwide. Known for producing some of the best operas out there and pushing the bounds of what’s possible, it’s not often that you get to…