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Review: The Commitments

After its record breaking two-year run in the West End, this sensational soul musical comes to the Palace Theatre with a knock-out cast and electrifying atmosphere

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Review: Bat Out of Hell The Musical

This dark and both vocal and visually spectacular is any Meat Loaf’s fan dream come true

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Olivier Awards 2017: Nominations

The list of nominations has been revealed for Olivier Awards 2017

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Oscars 2017

The 89th Academy Awards took place on the 26th February at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood

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Review: Funny Girl

Standing ovations all round for Sheridan Smith as she is truly sensational as Fanny Brice

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BAFTA Awards 2017

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) took place on 12th February at London’s Royal Albert Hall

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The Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting

The Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting is open for submissions

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Review: Swan Lake

Moscow City Ballet produce exquisite dance numbers in the ill-fated love story of Swan Lake at the Palace Theatre

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Review: Narvik

A truly haunting and mesmerising play by Lizzie Nunnery

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Interview: Lizzie Nunnery

The Mancunion’s Theatre editor Brogen Campbell talks to writer Lizzie Nunnery about her play ‘Narvik’

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Review: Sweet Charity

This reinvention of the classic Broadway musical will have you laughing, clapping and ready to dance the night away

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Review: Much Ado About Nothing

Hilariously funny and another triumph for the Royal Shakespeare Company