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Review: Angels in America at the National Theatre, London

by Neil Stewart

"It’s possible that it would be a better play if there were no angels in Angels in America"

The best books of 2016 | Neil D.A.Stewart

The best books of 2016 | Neil D.A.Stewart

by Neil Stewart

It was the worst of times. Yes, definitely the worst of times. But what was the best literature in another otherwise abysmal year?

Melbourne’s best restaurants 2016

Melbourne’s best restaurants 2016

by Neil Stewart

Neil Stewart surveys the scene in his favourite foodie city

The all-American haunted house | Doomocracy by Pedro Reyes

The all-American haunted house | Doomocracy by Pedro Reyes

by Neil Stewart

Dark and comedic, Doomocracy comes to deepest Brooklyn

Inver Awe |The best restaurant in Scotland isn’t for everyone

Inver Awe |The best restaurant in Scotland isn’t for everyone

by Neil Stewart

"The soup is the flavour equivalent of wrapping a blanket over your shoulders as autumn starts to bite. I could eat it, as they say round our way, to a band playing"

Helen Garner and “the constant onwardrushingness of life”

Helen Garner and “the constant onwardrushingness of life”

by Neil Stewart

"There aren’t many authors who could compel me to read a five-page essay on the actor Russell Crowe, much less to read that essay twice"

The strangest rooms in the world | Why I love (and am slightly fearful of) the Thorne Rooms in Chicago

The strangest rooms in the world | Why I love (and am slightly fearful of) the Thorne Rooms in Chicago

by Neil Stewart

"These miniatures are less doll’s house than haunted house"

The new booklovers | London’s best new bookstores

The new booklovers | London’s best new bookstores

by Neil Stewart

London's unusual and exciting new bookshops

Review: The Mare by Mary Gaitskill

by Neil Stewart

A new novel from the onetime bad girl of American letters is disarmingly big-hearted, empathetic and moving – and haunted by past fictions

Review: Qantas – Sydney (SYD) to Honolulu (HNL)

Review: Qantas – Sydney (SYD) to Honolulu (HNL)

by Neil Stewart

"Marc Newson’s Skybed is a rare opportunity to enjoy a design classic at 30,000 feet - but certain details on the flight I took could have used some tuning up "