Amy Blumsom Amy Blumsom

Arts Editor (2013/14)

Amy has written 53 articles for Nouse

Review: Hairspray

Amy Blumsom reviews York Stage Musicals’s upbeat and highly entertaining performance of the sing-a-long favourite, Hairspray

Review: Spamalot

Bringing all the delight of Monty Python to the stage, Amy Blumsom reviews the fantastically farcical Spamalot at the Grand Opera House

Review: Betrayal

A solid attempt at a difficult play, although nothing about it was strikingly unique. Amy Blumsom reviews

Freshers: Domestic Survival

Amy Blumson has put together the ultimate freshers survival guide, featuring tips on how long it takes to boil an egg and whether or not it is socially acceptable to use a hair dryer instead of a tumble dryer

Dinka photography: exploitation or art?

Amy Blumsom says a recent series featuring the Dinka people of South Sudan raises questions of whether the world is still stuck in a post-imperial rut

Fringe Focus

Amy Blumsom previews the ones to watch at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Men’s lacrosse fall to a much-improved Lancaster

The men’s lacrosse team suffered an agonisingly close defeat in what was certainly one of the most shocking results of the Roses weekend

Now you see me…

Amy Blumsom talks to Chinese artist Liu Bolin about China, the government and being The Invisible Man

Gove is stunting future generations

Amy Blumsom argues that Michael Gove will destroy students’ passion for reading before it’s even begun

They did WHAT?

Amy Blumsom takes a look at ten of the most shocking performance artworks

Review: Balletboyz

Balletboyz wow York’s Grand Opera House with a breathtaking display of strength and artistry

The big problem with ‘Big Ballet’

Amy Blumsom believes Channel 4’s dance programme undermined its own argument