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Events, Jolanta Ryba, Oxford, Theatre

Swan Lake at the New Theatre Oxford

I especially liked the stunning performances of the leading characters, which was very precise and touching. Some very moving scenes of dances by Odette and Prince very charming and were well complemented with delicate melancholic music.

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Opieka nad dziećmi, Oxford, Theatre


Lyric Scenes by Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky  2nd of February 2019, St John’s College, The Soloists and The Oxford Alternative Orchestra Music Director: Hannah Schneider Director: Sean Kelly  A review by Alicja Zurawska Music Editor Oxfordprospect Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky is one of the greatest Russian composers of the 19th century. We know him mainly […]


Ethical food firm VBites unveils its ‘Veganuary’ starter kit

Award winning ethical food firm VBites has unveiled its ‘Veganuary’ starter kit for anyone wanting to try a plant-based diet in January. Ideal for people planning to give up meat, dairy, fish, eggs and honey as part of the annual ‘Veganuary’ challenge, the bundle* includes seven hand-picked VBites’ vegan foods including: – Cheatin’ Streaky Style […]

Nicholas Newman, Oxford


A review by Nicholas Newman With its glittering set, fairy-tale transformations and stage wizardry, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker is perfect for bringing the magic of the festive season to the stage – small wonder that this tale has become a staple of ballet repertories the world over. The Russian State Ballet of […]


Święto Niepodległości

By Jolanta Ryba 11 listopada przypadła 99. rocznica odzyskania przez Polskę niepodległości. Wojewoda Małopolski Piotr Ćwik zaplanował bogaty program tegorocznych obchodów Narodowego Święta Niepodległości w Krakowie i został on w pełni zrealizowany przy entuzjastycznym udziale dzieci i młodzieży, okolicznych mieszkańców, wielu krakowskich rodzin, gości z innych stron kraju oraz zagranicznych […]

Jolanta Ryba, Shopping


A review by Jolanta Ryba New exciting parking toy Good toy choice Hape HAP-E3002 Park and Go Garage New exciting parking toy “Park and Go wooden garage ” produced by Hape Company from Germany follows the biggest boys’ dream of having their own parking space with the miniature cars on it. […]

Bodleian Library & Weston Library, Books, Education, Jolanta Ryba

Elizabeth Craven: Writer, Feminist and European

An interview by Jolanta Ryba This Question and Answer interview with the rising star of biography writing, by the well-known Oxford historian  Julia Gasper, about her latest book, a biography of Elizabeth Craven. How different was this book about Elizabeth Craven from your previous books? Actually, it was very different, because this […]

Consumer, Shopping

George Luck Sports Car Wooden Puzzle

The Sports CAR Puzzle By Jolanta Ryba Funny picture The Sport car coloured, wooden – made puzzle are the real joy for children aged 3+. Be honest – we all did love cartoons, when we were children. For some of us, despite the fact, that we are adults already, cartoons are still the […]