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By Prospect   September 2009

Above: Anish Kapoor’s Non Object (Door) and Non Object (Pole) at the Royal Academy

Festival: recommended by Ivan Hewitt Kings Place Festival 2009 Kings Place, 4th-6th September, Tel: 020 7520 1490,

It takes chutzpah to mount a music festival in London just when the “world’s greatest music festival” (the Proms) reaches its climax. But then boldness has always been a virtue of Kings Place, the new concert hall located behind King’s Cross station. By any sober commercial assessment, the chances of a new chamber-sized concert hall thriving a bus-ride away from the Wigmore Hall and the South Bank Centre…

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