Weekend In Weekend Out: What To See, Hear, Watch And Do

28 September 2012 by

Put your best fashion foot forward

Selling Dreams: One Hundred Years of Fashion Photography

Leading up to the opening of Dundee’s own V&A museum, this gorgeous exhibition draws from the V&A archive to showcase works by the likes of Irving Penn, Helmut Newton, Rankin and other giants of fashion photography. Expect a whole lot of style – and substance.

Until 6 Jan 2013, free, www.mcmanus.co.uk


Discover Grazia’s new band-crush

The Other Tribe

This six-piece lad band played Bestival this month and, boy, did they  give good show. Think MGMT-meets-Empire of the Sun with a touch of tribal and dollop of dance. Their single Skirts is out on Sunday and we’re obsessed.


Get your action flick fix

Sci-fi time-travelling thriller movies have never been this good. Assassin Joseph Gordon-Levitt has an unlikely dilemma: since his targets are beamed back to him from 30 years in the future, what to do when he’s sent the older version of himself (Bruce Willis)? And where does gutsy single mom Emily Blunt fit into the puzzle?

In cinemas nationwide from today


Tune into first rate drama

Boardwalk Empire

Season three of Martin Scorsese’s Prohibition-era drama kicks off on Saturday. Set in the 1920s, the series chronicles the life and times of Nucky Thompson (Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steve Buscemi), the undisputed leader of Atlantic City. Totally worth staying in for. Check out the trailer here! http://video.sky.com/embed/external/8ad58901399c8a960139ba768a984bad?seekTo=0

Saturday 29 September, 9pm, Sky Atlantic


Eat, drink and be charitable

Gizzi Erskine at Zizzi

Food writer and TV chef Gizzi Erskine has created a special menu for Italian restaurant chain Zizzi, to raise money for The Prince’s Trust. She’s mentored Joe Gray as part of Tomorrow, the youth charity’s campaign to inspire young people facing high levels of youth unemployment. For every dish sold from Gizzi and Joe’s menu, Zizzi will make a donation to The Prince’s Trust.



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