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Review: All or Nothing

It seems mod culture is definitely the newest trend to be revived

Michael Pennington with Beth Cooke as Cordelia Photo: Marc Brenner

Review: King Lear

In light of Shakespeare’s 400th birthday, this production of King Lear, with the lead role played by four-time Olivier nominee Michael Pennington, has been highly anticipated

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Review: Let it Be

Jack Carmichael enters a world of ‘Beatlemania’ to review this show which follow the band’s musical journey

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Review: Cats! The Musical

The jellicle cats come alive at the Manchester Opera House in this modern take on the classic family musical

Kris Kringle in 1947's Miracle on 34th Street Photo: Insomnia Cured Here @Flickr

Miracle on 34th Street: Christmas spirit on Quay Street

The Christmas period has been thoroughly introduced after a great performance of Miracle on 34th Street at the Manchester Opera House

Photo: Helen Maybanks

Review: Jersey Boys

Musical classic Jersey Boys comes to Manchester’s Opera House

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Review: Spamalot

Spamalot offered a lot of surrealist surprises and a hilarious evening, writes Matthew Gormley

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Review: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Matthew Gormley on this year’s festive extravaganza at Manchester Opera House

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Review: Madama Butterfly

All the beauty of Japan was made real on stage in Puccini’s Madama Butterfly at the Manchester Opera House, says Annabel Cartwright

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Review: Eric and Little Ern

Eric and Little Ern failed to bring sunshine to Benjamin Monk.

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What’s on

October will be an exciting month for the Manchester theatre scene and the theatre section will not be short of reviews and interviews. Here’s a what to expect in the next two weeks.

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They might not be young, they might not be pretty!

But they offer the full package at Manchester Opera House, Nicole Tamer takes a glimpse at The Full Monty.