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The Gap in the Light at the New Diorama Theatre: SEEN Reviews

SEEN loves immersive theatre, particularly with horror elements and couldn’t wait to see The Gap in the Light at the New Diorama Theatre up near Great Portland Street. All audience members were informed by one of the cast that the auditorium would be plunged into darkness. Indeed we tried it before the performance. It was unsettling but a totally justified effect given the subject matter of the play.

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Psychological Horror Play ‘The Gap in the Light’ Plunges the New Diorama Theatre into Darkness…

SEEN is all agog: one week today, Engineer Theatre Collective, who have turned heads and earned critical praise for bringing real-life issues to the stage in verbatim, Lecoq-influenced human dramas, will turn their attention to a brand new genre, psychological horror, with their latest production The Gap in the Light, which premieres at New Diorama in May and will run from the 2nd – 27th May 2017.

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Broadgate’s Winter Forest in Aid of Centrepoint

SEEN often finds herself in Broadgate and is pleased to think it is now a go-to winter destination as the festive season draws nigh. Until 12th January 2018, Broadgate has created a magical escape from the hustle and bustle of London with the arrival of The Winter Forest in Exchange Square next to Liverpool Street Station.

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The Museum of Transology at the London College of Fashion

SEEN had the privilege of visiting the preview of the Museum of Transology last night, which took place at the Fashion Space Gallery at London College of Fashion. The Museum will exhibit the largest collection of trans artefacts and photographic portraiture ever to be displayed in the UK, from today, Friday 20th January to Saturday 22nd April 2017.

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The Fashion Debates – Can Fashion Save the Planet?

If you ever have a chance to visit the Condé Nast College in Greek Street, Soho, then do. Like most buildings in this fast-changing area of London, the frontage is the tip of an iceberg. Once inside, the space-age, minimalist, white environment feels like a million miles away from the bustling streets. As well as running various courses concerned with fashion and commerce, The Condé Nast College also hosts the Fashion Debates, a bi-monthly series of discussions on ethical and sustainable fashion, run by its founder, Olivia Pinnock.

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London Design Festival 2016: The Smile

SEEN was delighted and intrigued to view and walk through ‘THE SMILE’, the cantilevered installation that graces the at the Rootstein Hopkins Parade Ground at Chelsea College of Art. It is a monumental work that perfectly demonstrates the technique of cross-laminated tulipwood construction.

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New SS17 Globe-Trotter collection at the LFW: Impeccable Craft, Vintage Feel

Globe-Trotter, another traditional brand synonymous with great British design, presented its SS17 handcrafted luggage and leather collection at the LFW Showroom, yesterday. Inspired, as always, by simplicity, Charlotte Seddon, the brand’s designer, has taken the familiar trunk one step further and has created pieces with an exquisite touch of exoticism.