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Around the World in 80 Days

Review: Around the World in 80 Days, The Lowry, Salford

Dec 8, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Around the World in 80 Days, The Lowry, Salford

It’s been retold a hundred times but, as everyone knows, at the start of Jules Verne’s original novel the Victorian gentlemen Phileas Fogg makes a bet that he can cross the globe in, well, 80 days.

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AROUND THE WORLD IN EIGHTY DAYS (Royal Exchange Theatre 17 July - 16 August). Photo - Andrew Billington

Around the World in 80 Days at Manchester’s Royal Exchange

Jul 25, 2014 Comments Off on Around the World in 80 Days at Manchester’s Royal Exchange

A collaboration between the New Vic and the Royal Exchange theatres, Around The World In 80 Days owes less to the 1956 film version starring David Niven than it does to the 1980s cartoon Around The World With Willy Fog – certainly in spirit anyway.

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