A portrait of Federico García Lorca hangs from a wall in a restaurant near the site where archeologists are searching for a mass grave of victims of the Spanish Civil War in Alfacar, near Granada. Photograph: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images

A group of researchers believe they are on the verge of finding the resting place of Spain’s most celebrated modern poet, Federico García Lorca, nearl(...)

Review: Bernarda’s House
  • Stage
  • September 8, 2014, 12:00

Bernarda’s House Cube, Project Arts Centre**** Who knows what possessed Veronica Coburn to adapt a 1930s “drama of women in the villages of Spain” by(...)

From left, Leonard Cohen working on the Greek island of Hydra; performing in Melbourne last year; and at the Isle of Wight festival in 1970. Photographs: from the book ‘So Long Marianne: A Love Story’; Graham Denholm/Wireimage; Tony Russell/Redferns

Leonard Cohen turns 80 in September: he is truly the grandaddy of pop stars. At a time when most rock stars would have long retired to their trout (...)

Alexis Cuadrado: A Lorca Soundscape
  • Music
  • November 15, 2013, 00:00

Bassist and composer Alexis Cuadrado swapped his native Barcelona for New York more than a decade ago. Though he’s since become a leading voice on the(...)