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Poulenc: A Biography by Roger Nichols; Poulenc: The Life in the Songs by Graham Johnson - review

3 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Two entertaining biographies reveal a complex composer, whose music - like his colourful life - melded the incompatible Imagine Roger Nichols and Graham Johnson at a dinner...
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Why the 2020 Edinburgh fringe will be missed

2 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

The yearly festival is a celebration of entertainment, art, rain, booze, cobbles and closeness to strangers. Roll on 2021... Remotely entertaining: Edinburgh highlights beamed...
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Remotely entertaining: Edinburgh highlights beamed to your living room

2 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

With the fringe in the deep freeze, here are the best theatre and comedy alternatives to see online - as well as a few in the flesh A joyful, sweaty jamboree: why the 2020...
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BAFTA TV Awards 2020: Jared Harris hails ‘amazing' wins as Chernobyl breaks BAFTA record

BAFTA TV Awards 2020: Jared Harris hails ‘amazing' wins as Chernobyl breaks BAFTA record

2 days ago   |   Radio Times

With wins for Leading Actor and Best Mini-Series, Chernobyl has now made BAFTA history - becoming the most-awarded TV show ever. Going in to the Virgin Media BAFTA TV Awards...
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TV BAFTAs 2020: Chernobyl, Strictly and Fleabag compete in first socially-distanced ceremony

TV BAFTAs 2020: Chernobyl, Strictly and Fleabag compete in first socially-distanced ceremony

2 days ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

The beloved dance series scooped the Entertainment Programme for the second year in a row, with judge Bruno Tonioli also unveiling his new grey hair as he accepted the prize.
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Ant and Dec to get all nostalgic as they reflect on 30-year TV career in online event

Ant and Dec to get all nostalgic as they reflect on 30-year TV career in online event

2 days ago   |   Metro

Ant and Dec will be looking back on their 30-year career Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly will be looking back over their 30-year career in TV in an online event - and we are...
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Little Mix's Perrie Edwards and Leigh-Anne Pinnock bust some moves in rehearsal for their first gig of the year

Little Mix's Perrie Edwards and Leigh-Anne Pinnock bust some moves in rehearsal for their first gig of the year

2 days ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

Perrie Edwards and Leigh-Anne Pinnock threw some shapes in rehearsal Little Mix's Perrie Edwards and Leigh-Anne Pinnock threw some serious shapes on Friday as they rehearsed...
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PS5 release date | Games, specs, price and design of the new Sony PlayStation

PS5 release date | Games, specs, price and design of the new Sony PlayStation

2 days ago   |   Radio Times

The Sony PlayStation has now been a part of gaming and entertainment life for a quarter of a century, with the first units arriving in lounges and bedrooms around the world in...
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BAFTA nominees Gbemisola Ikumelo, Sian Clifford and Sarah Kendall open up about live comedy industry: “It needs to be supported”

BAFTA nominees Gbemisola Ikumelo, Sian Clifford and Sarah Kendall open up about live comedy industry: “It needs to be supported”

2 days ago   |   Radio Times

With COVID-19 putting a hold on pretty much anything which requires you to make a public appearance, one field which has really taken a knock is the live comedy industry as...
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Return of dance festival hopes to breathe life into Aberdeen entertainment scene post-Covid

2 days ago   |   Press and Journal

The return of a Granite City contemporary dance festival aims to breathe fresh life into the “beleaguered” north-east entertainment scene with an online and live in-person event.
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Biffy Clyro frontman tried to get into Eurovision after watching while on acid

Biffy Clyro frontman tried to get into Eurovision after watching while on acid

Biffy Clyro's frontman Simon Neil, centre, wanted in on Eurovision The frontman of Biffy Clyro, Simon Neil, has revealed he tried to get into the Eurovision Song after... Read more ...

Beyonce's Black Is King 'slammed' by rapper Noname for use of African culture

Beyonce's Black Is King 'slammed' by rapper Noname for use of African culture

Beyonce Knowles Carter released her visual album Black Is King on Disney+ but now rapper Noname has appeared to criticise the former Destiny's Child singer Read more ...

'The show feels done': Frantic staff at the Ellen DeGeneres' Show are...

'The show feels done': Frantic staff at the Ellen DeGeneres' Show are freaking out

Insiders familiar with the show culture say the team is worried that the sexual assault and toxic work environment allegations will cause the show to call it quits. Read more ...

Boy labelled 'hero' for epic dance routine in background of BBC weather report

Boy labelled 'hero' for epic dance routine in background of BBC weather report

BBC presenter Jen Bartram finished her weather report from a beach in South Shields to discover she had been upstaged by a boy "with some rather enviable dance moves" Read more ...

Trump Tells Reporters He Plans to Ban TikTok in the U.S. as Soon as Today

Trump Tells Reporters He Plans to Ban TikTok in the U.S. as Soon as Today

The popular music and dance app is one of many owned by Chinese companies that the Trump regime believes is funnelling user data to the Chinese government. Read more ...

Nile Rodgers, Little Mix and more sign open letter demanding end to racism...

Nile Rodgers, Little Mix and more sign open letter demanding end to racism in U.K. music industry

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Facebook unveils official music videos on its platform in India

Facebook unveils official music videos on its platform in India

Facebook is rolling out official music videos across its platform as well as launching a new music destination on Facebook Watch in India, the United States and Thailand. Read more ...

Inside the industry: Will a radical shake-up save Ford?

Inside the industry: Will a radical shake-up save Ford?

Now more than ever, the Blue Oval has to shake things up to secure its future If the intrigues of the car industry were played out in the theatre, you would be on the edge of... Read more ...

Ex-Scots Tory candidate in row over £435K DUP Brexit 'dark money' donation

Ex-Scots Tory candidate in row over £435K DUP Brexit 'dark money' donation

In a new book by Peter Geoghegan, Richard Cook's role in a controversial £435,000 donation during the EU referendum is scrutinised Read more ...

The Most Memorable Music Videos Ever

The Most Memorable Music Videos Ever

Four guys. Eight treadmills. One continuous shot. It's been 14 years since the indie pop band OK Go released the music video for their song "Here It Goes Again," a sleeper hit... Read more ...