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Monthly Archives: November 2016

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

November 29, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Here’s a sobering thought: the last of the Harry Potter films was released back in July 2011, meaning that today’s young Potter fans may never have seen any of the original series in a cinema. 

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Did you learn to dream in the morning? A tribute to Liverpool Everyman’s Alan Dossor

November 29, 2016 Comments Off on Did you learn to dream in the morning? A tribute to Liverpool Everyman’s Alan Dossor

It’s an afternoon of images. It’s an afternoon of love.

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The Northern Soul Christmas Charity Appeal

November 25, 2016 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Christmas Charity Appeal

The Northern Soul Christmas Charity Appeal

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RSC director Christopher Luscombe talks to Northern Soul

November 25, 2016 Comments Off on RSC director Christopher Luscombe talks to Northern Soul

When the Royal Shakespeare Company’s pairing of Love’s Labour’s Lost and Much Ado About Nothing (also known as Love’s Labour’s Won) arrives at Manchester Opera House, director Christopher Luscombe is hopeful that not only will there be a repeat of the Chichester Festival success but also his directorial triumph at the same venue recently with the rather different Rocky Horror Show.

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Review: Ghosts, HOME, Manchester

November 25, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Ghosts, HOME, Manchester

Where else but Manchester’s HOME would you be able to watch Jim Jarmusch’s thrilling documentary on The Stooges, one of the most significant and visceral bands in the history of rock ‘n’ roll, then enjoy a couple of refreshing adult beverages with friends before attending a brand new and startlingly in-your-face version of European theatrical classic Ghosts?

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A Street Cat Named Bob

Northern Soul goes behind the scenes on A Street Cat Named Bob

November 21, 2016 Comments Off on Northern Soul goes behind the scenes on A Street Cat Named Bob

Rider. It’s a much-employed word in celebrity circles. It basically boils down to the star’s requirements, whether that’s in the dressing room, backstage area or on set.

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Why so anxious? The silent epidemic plaguing our young people

November 21, 2016 Comments Off on Why so anxious? The silent epidemic plaguing our young people

Have you ever woken up in the middle of night with the terrible feeling that something isn’t quite right?

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Win: Cold Feet DVD Box Set

November 21, 2016 Comments Off on Win: Cold Feet DVD Box Set

Win a Cold Feet DVD Box Set

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Review: Opera North Autumn Season, The Lowry, Salford

November 21, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Opera North Autumn Season, The Lowry, Salford

Robert Hamilton, Northern Soul’s Opera Correspondent, enjoys an outstanding Opera North Autumn season featuring Der Rosenkavalier, Billy Budd, Il tabarro and Suor Angelica at The Lowry in Salford. 

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Review: Seth Lakeman, RNCM, Manchester

November 21, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Seth Lakeman, RNCM, Manchester

If, like me, you have been to a seated music gig in a posh venue, there is a fight between your heart and your head.

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