Liverpool Arab Arts Festival 2017 unveils first wave of events

The organisers of Liverpool Arab Arts Festival (LAAF) have announced the first wave of artists and performers for this year's event.Programme highlights include an installation by an American-Iraqi artist, family fun in Sefton Park’s iconic Palm House and a one-woman show about Somalia.Kicking off a series of family events, LAAF will host ... Read More...

Tom Murphy interview: Merseyside sculptor behind Shankly & Dean statues

Tom Murphy interview: Memorial sculptor behind Shankly & Dean statues From John Lennon to Bill Shankly, artist Tom Murphy has immortalised some of Liverpool’s brightest stars in bronze and established himself as the preferred sculptor for many of the city’s leading institutions. Your Move sat down with the man behind many recognisable ... Read More...

Terence Davies interview: Acclaimed Liverpool-born filmmaker

Terence Davies interview: Acclaimed Liverpool-born filmmaker A lifetime of shunning the mainstream means Terence Davies faces an uphill funding battle on most of his projects, yet the Liverpool-born filmmaker continues undeterred. The acclaimed director’s latest offering, ‘A Quiet Passion’, charting the life of American poet Emily Dickinson, was years in the making but ... Read More...

Liverpool actor to star alongside Gerard Butler in 2017 blockbuster – Kieron Bimpson interview

Young Liverpool actor to star alongside Gerard Butler in 2017 blockbuster - Kieron Bimpson interview With his first feature-length blockbuster primed for release and a lead role in ITV’s ‘Vera’ set to air soon, 2017 is shaping up as a potential breakthrough year for Liverpool actor Kieron Bimpson. Your Move sat down with ... Read More...