• From Issue 48 of Ten Men: Richard Grey Interviews Adrian Joffe, Shopkeeper to the Alternatives

    2 days ago - By 10 magazine

    At 18 Haymarket, bang opposite the Empire cinema, now showing the stage production of Noël Coward's brief encounter (A Kneehigh Production, ****, The Guardian) is Dover Street Market. A double-fronted, grade II-Listed building and select store: a purveyor of very now fashions.
    The front doors in, however, are locked. There are no mannequins saying “buy me”, no clothes, no bags or shoes, no enticing nice bits. Nothing says entrance or welcome, and there are nine enormous white snooker balls in each enormous window. God knows what the woman at the bus stop outside thinks. But there's your...
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