Ben Cross

Arts Editor (2012/13)

Ben has written 15 articles for Nouse

Video: YO1 Preview with Milli Vanilli’s Tim Perera

Ben Cross catches up with co-founder and DJ Tim Perera to find out what to expect this May

The Law In These Parts

An award-winning documentary questions the discriminatory laws imposed upon Palestine by Israel, screened for the Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Review: Wentworth Comedy Festival

A marathon of stand-up and a showing of York’s improv outfit, The Shambles, this Wentworth event show-cased much of the fantastic comic talent that York has to offer

Putting Graffiti in Context

Ben Cross discusses the changing role of Graffiti in society

Live Review: Jamie xx

Two sweaty hours trapped, physically by the crowd and mentally by the music. Jamie XX does not disappoint. Ben Cross reviews

The Movements: Surrealism

Noel Fielding– and Dali-lover Ben Cross explains this most abstract of genres

Students and the Arts: the Norman Rea Gallery

The Norman Rea Gallery provides a great opportunity for students who are both interested in viewing and curating art

Arts in York: what’s on

A roundup of the interesting, the exciting, and the not-to-be-missed in York

Review: An evening with Gary Lineker

An exploration of the role of football in society, ‘An evening with Gary Lineker’ sees an effective combination of subversive humour and accurate social commentary. Ben Cross reviews

Miriam Margolyes in Dickens’ Women

Margoyles subtly creates an argument that Dickens writing is not irrelevant to our lives, but rather an epitomising crucible of life says Ben Cross

Edinburgh Fringe 2012: Perfect Strangers

Perfect Strangers was not a disappointment, it was fabulous, says Ben Cross

Edinburgh Fringe 2012: Killing Time

The first installment of Ben Cross’s coverage of the dazzling shows on offer at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2012