Ella Barker

Deputy Arts Editor (2015/16)

Ella has written 9 articles for Nouse

Review: Flesh, York Art Gallery

Ella Barker bares all as the human body is brought into focus at York Art Gallery’s latest exhibition

York’s Hidden Gems

Ella Barker takes you off the beaten track to reveal some of the city’s hidden highlights

Hyde and Seek

The cast and crew of Hyde Park talk to Ella Barker about warring couples

Review: The Machine Stops

Ella Barker marvels at the genius of E. M. Forster in this beautiful adaptation of The Machine Stops: a spooky prediction of ‘The Social Media Age’

Review: The Government Inspector

As Deaf and disabled artists are made pivotal to the West Yorkshire Playhouse’s production, expect rip-roaring hilarity and dodgy deals in The Government Inspector. Ella Barker reviews

One foot in the grave

The crew of experimental production A Matter of Life and Death talk to Ella Barker about York’s independent and underground theatre

Rhodes to nowhere

With students at Oxford campaigning for the removal of a statue of Cecil Rhodes, Ella Barker discusses the risks of whitewashing our past

Review: After Midnight, Before Dawn

Primitive, paranoid and possessed: DramaSoc’s latest offering tackles witchcraft to electrifying effect. Ella Barker reviews

Review: Henry V

An adept and unsettling performance successfully combines both local and national commemorations of WWI and the Battle of Agincourt. Ella Barker reviews