Resurrecting Shakespeare and memories of the First World War in London

A room from a First World War troop entertainment building and its opening ceremony is to be recreated this summer to celebrate the 100 years since it first opened on a site in Bloomsbury. "Resurrecting the Shakespeare Hut" will commemorate the lives of the servicemen, and the women who worked at the YMCA Shakespeare Hut, which was built on …

Fitzrovia gallery marks the centenary of the First World War

Watercolour illustration.

This month the Curwen Gallery in Windmill Street is to mark 100 years since the start of World War 1 with a special art exhibition. Tommy Atkins In the Great War is an illustrated  storybook intended for young children to gain an understanding of the tragic events in the First World War. The book tells …