April’s films, ‘S-Town’ and China’s music chart
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Ben Rylan chats to film critics Karen Krizanovich and Tim Robey about this month’s cinema releases, we get to grips with the latest podcast sensation ‘S-Town’ and we take the temperature of Canada’s music scene. Plus: we discover the must-see theatre production in London this week and the number-one single in the Chinese charts.
14 April 2017
International stars such as Drake, The Weeknd and pop heartthrob Shawn Mendes have all become ambassadors of sorts for both Canada’s music and the country itself. Canada’s aural offering has long been one of its most potent soft-power assets – so what impact will the government’s vow to boost arts funding have? Tomos Lewis, Monocle’s bureau chief in Toronto, reports.
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