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Matthew Kelly and David Yelland in THE HABIT OF ART, c Helen Maybanks

Theatre Review: The Habit of Art, York Theatre Royal

September 17, 2018 Comments Off on Theatre Review: The Habit of Art, York Theatre Royal

What have Gypsy Rose Lee, the legendary queen of burlesque, the poet W.H. Auden and the composer Benjamin Britten got in common?

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Emilio Iannucci & Elizabeth Mary-Williams - The Book of Dragons Photography by Anthony Robling (8)

Review: The Book of Dragons, York Theatre Royal

December 18, 2017 Comments Off on Review: The Book of Dragons, York Theatre Royal

Expectation is all, that’s why we buy tickets.

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Murder, Margaret and Me, York Theatre Royal

Writer Philip Meeks talks about Miss Marple and adapting horror for the stage

February 25, 2017 Comments Off on Writer Philip Meeks talks about Miss Marple and adapting horror for the stage

In the early 1960s, two national treasures were the creative forces behind one of British cinema’s most successful franchises: the Miss Marple movies.

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Review: Cinderella, York Theatre Royal

December 12, 2016 Comments Off on Review: Cinderella, York Theatre Royal

York Theatre Royal’s annual Christmas show has become more than just a pantomime – it’s akin to a real-life soap opera.

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Snow Child

Children’s writer Emma Reeves talks to Northern Soul

December 2, 2015 Comments Off on Children’s writer Emma Reeves talks to Northern Soul

The festive season is upon us which can only mean one thing. No, I’m not talking about mulled wine and hog roasts at the Christmas Market. I’m referring to the slew of shows due to hit our theatres in the run up to the big day.

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York panto regular David Leonard talks to Northern Soul

December 19, 2014 Comments Off on York panto regular David Leonard talks to Northern Soul

Over several decades, the annual pantomime production at York Theatre Royal has built up a formidable reputation for delivering the best in expertly-staged traditional family fun.

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Brassed Off

John McArdle talks Brassed Off, Brookside and Billy Corkhill

May 14, 2014 Comments Off on John McArdle talks Brassed Off, Brookside and Billy Corkhill

Like many people, I spent my teenage years crushing on various people off the telly.

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Brassed Off: York Theatre Royal’s Artistic Director Says The Time Is Right for Revival

February 9, 2014 Comments Off on Brassed Off: York Theatre Royal’s Artistic Director Says The Time Is Right for Revival

Some films capture the public’s imagination to such an extent that they are watched again and again.

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