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Monthly Archives: November 2017

Review: Jubilee, Royal Exchange, Manchester

November 11, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Jubilee, Royal Exchange, Manchester

The 1978 punk film Jubilee set out to shock with violence, nudity and strong language. Nearly 40 years later, the 2017 play features more of the same but shocks for a different reason.

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Set-Up shots showing The Snowman @ Birmingham Rep Theatre. (Taken 12-01-17) ©Tristram Kenton 01/17 (3 Raveley Street, LONDON NW5 2HX TEL 0207 267 5550 Mob 07973 617 355)email: tristram@tristramkenton.com

Review: The Snowman, Manchester Opera House

November 11, 2017 Comments Off on Review: The Snowman, Manchester Opera House

Clever intros aren’t really necessary here: Birmingham Rep’s production of The Snowman is a near-perfect festive family show.

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Review: The Greatest Play in the History of the World…, Royal Exchange, Manchester

November 11, 2017 Comments Off on Review: The Greatest Play in the History of the World…, Royal Exchange, Manchester

Julie Hesmondhalgh knows a fair bit about famous streets.

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Review: Uncle Vanya, HOME, Manchester

November 10, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Uncle Vanya, HOME, Manchester

You dream of this kind of night at the theatre, the kind of night where the magical formula of script, staging and performance puts you through the emotional mangle before imprinting itself forever upon your memory.

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Amir Hussain, chief executive of YEME Architects

A design for life: the building of a northern architectural success story

November 9, 2017 Comments Off on A design for life: the building of a northern architectural success story

It is said that some of the best success stories begin in failure.

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Review: Perfume Genius, Gorilla, Manchester

November 9, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Perfume Genius, Gorilla, Manchester

It’s not often that I’ve bought an album – and subsequently bought into a musician’s entire sound – simply off the back of hearing just one track.

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Review: Cabaret, The Lowry, Salford

November 9, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Cabaret, The Lowry, Salford

The secret of good timing is comedy, as the saying doesn’t go.

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Antigone

Win two tickets to Antigone at Preston Guildhall

November 8, 2017 Comments Off on Win two tickets to Antigone at Preston Guildhall

Win two tickets to Antigone at Preston Guildhall. 

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Coin Locker Girl

Win two tickets to a screening of Coin Locker Girl at Manchester’s HOME

November 8, 2017 Comments Off on Win two tickets to a screening of Coin Locker Girl at Manchester’s HOME

Win two tickets to a screening of Coin Locker Girl at Manchester’s HOME. 

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Win two family tickets (for up to five people) at Big Fish Little Fish

November 7, 2017 Comments Off on Win two family tickets (for up to five people) at Big Fish Little Fish

Win two family tickets (for up to five people) at Big Fish Little Fish.

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