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Soundstage is a new and unique regular London-based arts event. Each month, there’ll be a line-up of two special guest interviewees, discussing their popular work and achievements. There’s likely to be a touch of inspiration and advice. Soundstage looks set to be highly appealing to the creative community and beyond. 
The events will take place at The Others, 6 Manor Road, Stoke Newington.www.theothers.uk.com

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Thursday February 11th / Doors at 7pm, starts at 7:30pm, £12.50 

THIS EVENT WELCOMES THE FORCE AWAKENS ART DIRECTOR KEVIN JENKINS

AND MIKI BERENYI OF THE BAND LUSH

KEVIN JENKINS

Kevin Jenkins is Supervising Art Director of the London branch of ILM, Industrial Light & Magic, the world’s leading film visual effects company. It was formed 40 years ago by George Lucas to create the groundbreaking effects for Star Wars. Kevin worked as an art director on its sequel, The Force Awakens. His other credits, as an art director or a concept artist, partly with visual effects company Framestore, include Steven Spielberg’s War Horse, Guardians of the Galaxy, Edge of Tomorrow and X-Men: Days of Future Past. Art directors and concept artists play a key role in realising the creative vision for the sets, locations and visual effects that give productions their look and feel. Kevin has also worked as a matte painter for films such as Superman Returns and Alien vs. Predator. www.ilm.com


MIKI BERENYI

Miki is the lead vocalist, co-songwriter and guitarist of Lush. The indie band formed in 1987, disbanded in 1998 and reformed in 2015. They signed to 4AD in 1989 and released a six-track mini album named Scar. Later, they became one of the most written-about indie bands of the early 90s. In 1990, they recorded a session for John Peel and played at the Glastonbury Festival. 1992 saw the release of the first full album, Spooky, which was a top ten hit. Two years after their follow-up, Split, came Lovelife. Released in the wake of Britpop, this included the hit singles Single Girl, Ladykillers and 500 (Shake Baby Shake). The album track Ciao! had Miki singing with Jarvis Cocker. Lush announced their breakup in early 1998. They reformed in 2015, before announcing some gigs at London’s Roundhouse in May. www.4ad.com/artists/lush




Soundstage February 11th Event

£12.50

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There are no actual tickets. Upon making a purchase for events, the payee will be added to an attendance list and the names will be on the door. Please note that any refunds won't be made less than 24 hours before an event that places are purchased for or after the relevant event.

Thursday March 10th / Doors at 7pm, starts at 7:30pm, £14

THIS EVENT WELCOMES FILM COSTUME DESIGNER NATALIE WARD

AND THE GUARDIAN FILM CRITIC & FILM 2015 CO-HOST DANNY LEIGH




NATALIE WARD

Natalie began her film costume-related career twenty years ago. She was wardrobe assistant on films such as Elizabeth, with Cate Blanchett in the lead role, and Notting Hill, starring Julia Roberts. She then was costume mistress on Danny Boyle’s The Beach and wardrobe supervisor on rom-com Bridget Jones’s Diary. She later designed the costumes for 24 Hour Party People, starring Steve Coogan. Her other costume design credits include the acclaimed The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, The Debt, starring Helen Mirren, slick thriller Welcome to the Punch and submarine-based drama Black Sea, starring Jude Law. She also designed the costumes for The Lady in the Van, starring Maggie Smith. Natalie won a BAFTA in 2010 for the TV drama Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1974.

 

DANNY LEIGH

Since 2010, Danny has been co-host of BBC One’s regular film programme, Film 2015, with Claudia Winkleman. He has been a film critic and writer since the early nineties, including for The Guardian and The Financial Times. Danny has written two novels, The Greatest Gift and The Monsters of Gramercy Park. He is currently writing his third novel. He has written and presented the TV documentaries Boxing at the Movies: Kings of the Ring and Hooray for Bollywood.

Soundstage March 10th Event

£14.00

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Thursday April 14th / Doors at 7pm, starts at 7:30pm, £14.00 

THIS EVENT WELCOMES FILM EDITOR SEAN BARTON

AND FILM TITLES SEQUENCE DESIGNER RICHARD MORRISON

SEAN BARTON

Sean Barton has been a film editor since the late seventies, working on many features in a wide variety of genres. His most notable credits include the conclusion of the original Star Wars trilogy, Return of the Jedi, the cult classic Quadrophenia, based on The Who album, and the acclaimed thriller Eye of the Needle. He also edited Jagged Edge, starring Jeff Bridges and Glenn Close, sci-fi horror The Fly II and Hearts of Fire, which starred Bob Dylan and Rupert Everett. Sean’s credits also include the Jason Statham action films Chaos and Tracker.


RICHARD MORRISON

Richard Morrison is a highly respected designer of film and TV titles sequences. His credits include a wealth of highly acclaimed features and cult classics, which include Tim Burton’s Batman, Terry Gilliam’s BrazilGandhiThe Killing FieldsQuadropheniaA Passage to IndiaThe Constant Gardener and Calvary. With his team at The Morrison Studio, they create memorable imagery for opening and closing credit sequences, as well as a range of VFX, channel idents, branding and screen graphics. More recent projects include Anthony Wonke’s Ronaldo, the Wachowski’s Jupiter Ascending, Terence Davies' Sunset Song and John Michael McDonagh's 2016 release, War on Everyone. www.themorrisonstudio.com  


Soundstage April 14th Event

£14.00

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There are no actual tickets. Upon making a purchase for events, the payee will be added to an attendance list and the names will be on the door. Please note that any refunds won't be made less than 24 hours before an event that places are purchased for or after the relevant event.