Hansard review: a darkly comic sparring match
Alex Jennings and Lindsay Duncan in Hansard
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Hansard review: a darkly comic sparring match

Hansard, National Theatre: a darkly comic sparring match
13 Sep 2019
What’s on this weekend? From The Dark Crystal to Mel B
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance
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What’s on this weekend? From The Dark Crystal to Mel B

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
30 Aug 2019
The Doctor review: chilling power from Juliet Stevenson
Juliet Stevenson and Joy Richardson in The Doctor
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The Doctor review: chilling power from Juliet Stevenson

28 Aug 2019
What’s on this weekend? From Evita to Chances Are... A novel
Evita
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What’s on this weekend? From Evita to Chances Are... A novel

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
2 Aug 2019
What’s on this weekend? From Teen Spirit to Lethal Weapon
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What’s on this weekend? From Teen Spirit to Lethal Weapon

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
26 Jul 2019
What’s on this weekend? From Queer Eye to The Lion King
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What’s on this weekend? From Queer Eye to The Lion King

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
19 Jul 2019
What’s on this weekend? From Poldark to The Dead Don’t Die
Poldark
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What’s on this weekend? From Poldark to The Dead Don’t Die

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
12 Jul 2019
What’s on this weekend? From Spider-Man to Night of Iguana
Spider-Man: Far from Home
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What’s on this weekend? From Spider-Man to Night of Iguana

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
5 Jul 2019
What’s on this weekend?
Andrew Scott
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What’s on this weekend?

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
28 Jun 2019
Frozen the Musical London: how to get tickets
Frozen the Musical
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Frozen the Musical London: how to get tickets

Broadway hit based on Disney animation coming to the West End in 2020
19 Mar 2019
Bankside Marriott review: a prestige art hotel in Southbank
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Bankside Marriott review: a prestige art hotel in Southbank

A sleek and stylish luxury newcomer on the banks of the Thames
14 Mar 2019
Carol Channing dead: four of her most iconic performances
Carol Channing
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Carol Channing dead: four of her most iconic performances

Broadway legend played the lead in Hello Dolly! more than 5,000 times over 30 years
15 Jan 2019
White actor on BME funding scheme branded ‘racial imposter’
Anthony Lennon
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White actor on BME funding scheme branded ‘racial imposter’

Anthony Lennon’s parents are white Irish but he identifies as ‘African born again’
5 Nov 2018
Top ten West End shows in London
Everybody's Talking About Jamie at the Apollo Theatre
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Top ten West End shows in London

From new shows such as True West to classics Les Mis and The Lion King
1 Nov 2018
Fenella Fielding - a life in pictures
Fenella Fielding
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Fenella Fielding - a life in pictures

Carry On star dies aged 90 after suffering stroke
12 Sep 2018
New Michael Jackson musical: everything you need to know
Michael Jackson
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New Michael Jackson musical: everything you need to know

Show will open in 2020 with two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage on board
20 Jun 2018
Sierra Boggess quits West Side Story over ‘whitewashing’
Sierra Boggess
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Sierra Boggess quits West Side Story over ‘whitewashing’

The Broadway star said taking the role of Maria from a Latin American actress would be ‘huge mistake’
25 Apr 2018
Chicago London 2018: how to get tickets
Chicago musical
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Chicago London 2018: how to get tickets

Hollywood heavyweight brings razzle-dazzle to West End revival of beloved musical
19 Apr 2018
Geoffrey Rush ‘virtually housebound’ after harassment claims
Geoffrey Rush
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Geoffrey Rush ‘virtually housebound’ after harassment claims

Australian actor claims his career has been destroyed by tabloid reports of inappropriate behaviour
9 Apr 2018
Hamilton wins seven Olivier awards: how to get tickets
Jamael Westman in Hamilton
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Hamilton wins seven Olivier awards: how to get tickets

West End production nets seven awards, including Best New Musical and Best Actor in a Musical
9 Apr 2018
Cirque du Soleil performer dies after falling during show
Cirque du Soleil
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Cirque du Soleil performer dies after falling during show

Father-of-two Yann Arnaud lost his grip of aerial straps in front of horrified Florida audience
19 Mar 2018
Lebanon comes to Oman: Caracalla brings new show to Muscat
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Lebanon comes to Oman: Caracalla brings new show to Muscat

As the Royal Opera House Muscat launches its 2017-18 programme, Abdel-Halim Caracalla's iconic dance company closes this season in style
8 Jun 2017
Sir Ian McKellen to appear as Gandalf on London stage
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Sir Ian McKellen to appear as Gandalf on London stage

Lord of the Rings and X-Men star looks back on half a century on stage and screen in new one-man show
24 Mar 2017
Fast and Furious stage show: How will it work?
Fast and Furious
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Fast and Furious stage show: How will it work?

Top Gear Live set for global tour next year
8 Feb 2017
Who was Alexander Hamilton?
Hamilton
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Who was Alexander Hamilton?

Meet the man behind the musical - a Founding Father, revolutionary economist and a pivotal US politician
23 Nov 2016
Pantomimes 2016: Which stars will be performing near you?
Pantomime
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Pantomimes 2016: Which stars will be performing near you?

David Hasselhoff and 'Rab C Nesbitt' are among the famous faces in this year's Christmas pantos
19 Oct 2016
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: How do you get tickets?
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: How do you get tickets?

They're the hottest tickets in the West End, but where can you buy them from?
19 Oct 2016
Edinburgh Fringe 2016: 10 shows not to miss
Showstopper
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Edinburgh Fringe 2016: 10 shows not to miss

From biting satirical stand-up to improvised musical theatre, these acts will astound and amaze
25 Aug 2016
Marvel Universe Live UK: What is it and how to get tickets
Spiderman
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Marvel Universe Live UK: What is it and how to get tickets

The 'most technically advanced live show ever' arrives in London next month before touring Britain
10 Aug 2016
Sir Ian McKellen: 'Now is the time to be backing Europe'
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Sir Ian McKellen: 'Now is the time to be backing Europe'

Actor says the EU has promoted gay equality, but there is still work to be done in many countries
10 Jun 2016
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child thrills and shocks fans
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child thrills and shocks fans

Whoops and gasps as first preview of JK Rowling's stage play gets an 'ecstatic' response from audience
8 Jun 2016
Enemy of the People: Bonneville on a mission to expose lies
Hugh Bonneville with co-star Alice Orr-Ewing
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Enemy of the People: Bonneville on a mission to expose lies

Downton Abbey star's 'finely judged performance' as a champion of truth impresses critics
5 May 2016
Kit Harington in Dr Faustus: From Jon Snow to 'wanton hell'
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Kit Harington in Dr Faustus: From Jon Snow to 'wanton hell'

Game of Thrones star's 'gross-out' show divides critics but wins praise for bringing younger audiences to the theatre
27 Apr 2016
Shakespeare quiz: do you know the meanings of these words?
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Shakespeare quiz: do you know the meanings of these words?

On the anniversary of the Bard's death, test your knowledge of his most obscure turns of phrase
22 Apr 2016
Shakespeare's death: How to toast the bard's demise
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Shakespeare's death: How to toast the bard's demise

Walks, talks, TV and stage shows pay tribute to Britain's greatest playwright this weekend
18 Apr 2016
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: how to get tickets
JK Rowling
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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: how to get tickets

Internet frenzy as fans complain of queues and profiteering; season extended to satisfy demand
29 Oct 2015