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Rigoletto review - powerful update, led by stellar duo, is a revelation

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Grand theatre, Leeds Underlining the otherness of Verdi's court jester by making him a black man is a masterstroke by Femi Elufowoju Jr, the leads sung with potency by Eric...
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The week in theatre: Moulin Rouge! The Musical; Conundrum - review

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Piccadilly theatre; Young Vic, London A razzle-dazzle take on Baz Luhrmann's Parisian pop jukebox triumphs through force of glitz, while a new play about race gets lost in...
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ICC Under 19 World Cup: South Africa and Sri Lanka secure last eight spots

ICC Under 19 World Cup: South Africa and Sri Lanka secure last eight spots

1 day ago   |   Cricket365

Sri Lanka sealed their qualification for the Super League stage with a dramatic victory over West Indies while South Africa defeated Ireland to also book their place in the...
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From Nightmare Alley to Let's Eat Grandma: a complete guide to this week's entertainment

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Whether it's Guillermo del Toro's noirish carnival, a gothic synthpop duo or the return of British art masterpiece, our critics have your plans for the week covered Nightmare...
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Great British Bake Off takes to the stage in musical inspired by beloved programme 

Great British Bake Off takes to the stage in musical inspired by beloved programme 

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

The stage show will premiere at the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, on July 22. Entitled Great British Bake Off: the Musical, it will follow the format of the...
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Fatal Attraction review - stage thriller is an affair to forget

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Theatre Royal, Brighton The 1987 revenge movie returns as a play, with Kym Marsh starring as a blandly monstrous ‘bunny boiler' spurned by her married lover Lock up your...
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Readers' letters: ‘Double standards' need to be looked at

1 day ago   |   Press and Journal

Sir, - David Edes would seem to be a regular theatre-goer for his letter describes in some detail the nudity and sexual content of the various productions he's viewed on stage...
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A Great British Bake Off musical is coming this summer and it's exactly what we knead

A Great British Bake Off musical is coming this summer and it's exactly what we knead

1 day ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

We need tickets now Stop the press! A Great British Bake Off inspired musical is opening this summer and, well, it was only a batter of time. A brand new musical comedy...
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Whodunnit? Ask Emma Thompson and her surprise super-sleuths

2 days ago   |   The Guardian

Ian McKellen and Sanjeev Bhaskar will also take to stage and solve a crime without rehearsal in starry fundraising drama at London theatre Actors have nightmares of going on in...
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Charles Mingus: The angry man of jazz

Charles Mingus: The angry man of jazz

2 days ago   |   The Big Issue

From a young age, Charles Mingus had designs on being a classical musician. He grew up in Watts, LA, in a household that celebrated Ravel and Bach along with church music. The...
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Glasgow becomes Gotham for Batgirl as Scottish film industry booms

Culture minister says country is at a ‘critical mass of screen production' that will keep jobs in Scotland Icicles were glued on to vintage streetlamps as Glasgow was... Read more ...

Rose Ayling-Ellis laughs off trip during Strictly Live Tour show after...

Rose Ayling-Ellis laughs off trip during Strictly Live Tour show after partner Giovanni Pernice saved her from falling

That was a close call! Rose Ayling-Ellis styled out a stumble as she took to the dance floor for the Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour. The series 19 winner was rushing down the... Read more ...

Squawking parrots forced from outdoor cage into £700,000 home after ‘causing...

A pair of South American parrots have been ordered to move into a £700,000 art deco villa after a court ruled their noisy squawking had shattered the peace of an exclusive... Read more ...

Dancing On Ice 2022: Trisha Goddard ‘rooting' for Ria Hebden as star...

Dancing On Ice 2022: Trisha Goddard ‘rooting' for Ria Hebden as star prepares for first skate-off

Trisha Goddard showed her support for Ria Trisha Goddard is ‘cheering' on Dancing On Ice 's Ria Hebden as she prepares to dance again in the dreaded skate-off . The chat show... Read more ...

It's a good time to learn the immune system-and this is the book for it

It's a good time to learn the immune system-and this is the book for it

Enlarge If ever there was a moment to brush up on your knowledge of the immune system, this is that moment. (Okay, March-April 2020 may have been preferable, but you can still... Read more ...

Hedonism is overrated - to make the best of life there must be pain, says...

The most satisfying lives are those which involve challenge, fear and struggle, says psychologist Paul Bloom The simplest theory of human nature is hedonism- we pursue pleasure... Read more ...

Woman in hysterics after finding VERY rude design feature on her Lego tiger

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Dad brutally slain in Thailand knife attack 'for playing loud music' named

Dad brutally slain in Thailand knife attack 'for playing loud music' named

Mr Evans, was slashed in the neck with a sickle-shaped blade during the early hours of Saturday morning in the Muang district of Kanchanaburi. Read more ...

Voices: My anti-romance book snobbery was rooted in internalised misogyny

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UK school scraps ‘discriminatory and archaic' hair policies to encourage...

‘We want our boys to embrace how their hair grows,' the St Albans headteacher said Read more ...