There’s something about a daring heist that makes for great entertainment. Ocean’s 11, The Italian Job – the first one, not the rubbish Marky Mark effort – Robin Hood, they all play into our glee at seeing the plucky underdog rob the undeserving rich and stick it to the man.
Meet a witch desperately trying to save the day, a robot with one leg in the past, some fleet-footed female football stars, and a mouse who likes to think big in a super, sparkling collection of May children’s books.
Death and dark revelations surface when a visiting Chicago Homicide Department chief revives interest in an unsolved 20-year-old murder case, and a snooping Omaha businessman plays amateur sleuth while on holiday.
Anthony Padgett has been a man on a mission to bring a 21st century twist to modern art and gain new insights into Picasso’s work. As Anthony’s new exhibition opens he tells Fiona Finch about his “Year With Picasso”.