The Cellar to remain open

The planning application to redevelop The Cellar into retail space was withdrawn on Wednesday after public outcry against closing the nightclub. A Change.org petition to save The Cellar reached more than 13,000 signatures, and a Facebook event titled “Save the Cellar” had over 1,100 people register as “going” and a further 1,800 “interested”. “Support flooded […]

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Live Review: Sam Brookes at The Cellar

Sam Brookes is not a musician about whom you could make hackneyed remarks about ‘humble beginnings’. Beginning his singing career as a young chorister at the Queen’s private chapel in Great Windsor Park, he’s gone on to self-release an album, ‘Kairos’, which spills over with lush harmonies and lyrical sophistication, and embark on multiple tours, […]

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Get down to the Cellar in 9th Week

Next week sees the return of Glastonbury which, with around 165,000 attendees, is the biggest festival of contemporary performing arts in the world. Whilst you may have missed out on tickets this year and are resigning yourself to just a May Ball – perhaps featuring Laura Mvula, Stornoway (again…) or even the Venga Boys this […]

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