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Susan Bennett

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Comedian Laurence Clark dresses in a superman t-shirt and strikes the pose of the superhero

DadaFest 2016: Laurence Clark presents Independence

Laurence Clark has been touring his new show Independence since the spring with rave reviews from a run at the Edinburgh Fringe. Susan Bennett saw him at the Unity Theatre, Liverpool on 26th November 2016 It may have been Black Friday in Liverpool with half the street lights out on Hope ...

FACT, Liverpool: ‘Lesions in the Landscape’

Lesions in the Landscape asks ‘How do our individual and collective memories influence our understanding of society?’ Susan Bennett reports on an exciting art/science collaboration on show at FACT, Liverpool, which parallels the effects of amnesia on one woman and the evacuation of the inhabitants of St Kilda in the ...

DoesLiverpool: DesktopProsthetics workshop and exhibition at FACT

DoESLiverpool are developing an iteration of the Enabling the Future project within the Build Your Own: Tools For Sharing Exhibition at FACT in Liverpool until 31 August 2015 with the Crafts Council and in association with Norfolk Museums Service and Norwich Hackspace. Review by Susan Bennett. Ross Dalziel, Patrick Fenner and ...

photo of Staff Benda Bilili - a group of eight disabled musicians on the streets of Kinshasa

DaDaFest International 2014: Staff Benda Bilili

Congolese band Staff Benda Bilili’s exuberant live shows and extraordinary story have caused a stir across the globe. To round off DaDaFest 2014, the band set the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall alight with their powerful rumba-rooted beats, overlaid with elements of old-school rhythm 'n' blues and reggae. Review by Susan Bennett. Enter ...