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Zizi Strallen as Fran and Jonny Labey as Scott Hastings in Strictly Ballroom The Musical.
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Theatre review: Strictly Ballroom

This musical is strictly for fans of Strictly

17:35
Theatre review: Strictly Ballroom
Adrienne Warren as Tina Turner
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Theatre review: Tina

John Nathan enjoys a musical based on the life and work of Tina Turner

Tue, 13:25
Theatre review: Tina
Sarah Soetaert (Roxie Hart) and the male ensemble in Chicago
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Theatre review: Chicago

Sarah Soetaert as Roxie razzle-dazzles our critic

Thursday, April 12, 2018
Theatre review: Chicago
Andrew Burnap in The Inheritance at the Young Vic
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Theatre Review: The Inheritance

An epic American play with a Jewish protagonist, examining the legacy of the Aids epidemic - and it's not Angels in America.

Thursday, April 5, 2018
Theatre Review: The Inheritance
Declan Bennett (Valentin) and Samuel Barnett (Molina)
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Theatre revew: Kiss of the Spiderwoman

Do we really need yet another version of the Argentinian prison drama?

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Theatre revew: Kiss of the Spiderwoman
Carole Stennett (Radio 3), T'Shan Williams (Radio 1), Sharon Rose (Radio 2) in Caroline, or Change
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Theatre review: Caroline, or Change

John Nathan loved the latest production of Tony Kushner's autobiographical musical about a black maid and the Jewish family she works for

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Theatre review: Caroline, or Change
John Buchanan and Patsy Ferran in Summer and Smoke (Photo: Marc Brenner)
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Review: Summer and Smoke, Almeida

A star turn transforms this soul story

Monday, March 19, 2018
Review: Summer and Smoke, Almeida
Ulrika Krishnamurti and Geraldine Somerville in Checkpoint Chana (Photo: Samuel Kirkman)
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Review: Checkpoint Chana

The play skirts over rather than delves into its chosen thorny theme

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Review: Checkpoint Chana
Theatre

The Best Man

Some political wisdom we could do with today

Friday, March 9, 2018
The Best Man
Jason Watkins and Suranne Jones in Frozen (Photo: Tristram Kenton)
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Theatre review: Frozen

A chilling night at the theatre that gives a disturbing insight into the mind of a monster

Monday, March 5, 2018
Theatre review: Frozen