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‘First new opera commission since lockdown' to be performed live on stage

5 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

A new opera commission - said to be the first in Britain since lockdown - is to be performed live on stage.
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Farty paintings and getting sozzled on gin: a seriously silly history of art and comedy colliding

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Can comedy ever be art? From the crucifixion in puppet form to Vic Reeves on dada, we celebrate the daftness that can ensue when one spills over into the other A critic once...
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'The nearest to God we get': stars pick the Beethoven work they cherish

8 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Ali Smith does an opus a month, Tony Hall saw Fidelio on Robben Island, and Lady Brenda Hale used to march to his Grosse Fuge. As the Proms celebrate Beethoven's 250th...
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TOT wins Best Animation Short at Galway Film Fleadh

18 hours ago   |   Northern Ireland Screen

On Sunday July 12, 2020 the 32nd edition of the Galway Film Fleadh came to a close after another outstanding year of film premieres, events and discussions. The annual awards...
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Double review - unsettling audio that turns your home into a sci-fi dystopia

19 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Available online Darkfield's eerie two-person sound experience is a gothic horror that ingeniously overcomes the usual pitfalls of online theatre ‘This is supposed to be a...
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'Creative activism' inspired by George Floyd at forefront of London arts festival

23 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Roy Williams' 846, a collection of audio plays, will be performed at Greenwich+Docklands festival Artists need to engage in “creative activism” to help combat racism, according...
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19 summer reads to make you smarter about business and advance your career

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

If you're staying home this summer due to the pandemic, a good book might just be the perfect escape. When consider commiting to one that can also help you level up your career...
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Regent's Park Open Air Theatre to reopen despite financial challenges

1 day ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre is to reopen despite the financial challenges of staging large-scale shows with a smaller audience.
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Regent's Park Open Air theatre to reopen with Jesus Christ Superstar

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Distancing, mandatory masks and one-way systems will be in place as first major London venue announces return of live theatre Regent's Park Open Air theatre in London is to...
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I'm one of the freelancers who makes British theatre happen. Who will secure our future? | Fiona Laird

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Saving buildings and administrative jobs is pointless without protecting artists Much to the surprise of many in theatre, the government recently announced a generous arts...
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Piers Morgan announces new book that slams 'hysterically woke liberals'

Piers Morgan announces new book that slams 'hysterically woke liberals'

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New Nissan Ariya electric SUV unveiled ahead of 2021 launch

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