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Review: Bat Out of Hell The Musical

In recent years, a number of musicals have emerged based on the work of musicians: American Idiot, Viva Forever!, and Beautiful: The ...

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Review: Grease: The Musical

Like many, I have been a huge fan of the film Grease since I was young. The addictive songs, the fabulous costumes, ...

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Review: City of Glass

The first I heard of Duncan Macmillan and 59 Productions' stage adaptation of Paul Auster's acclaimed short story City of Glass was ...

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Review: Bat Out of Hell The Musical

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 1
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Review: Grease: The Musical

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 2
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Review: City of Glass

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Review: Grease: The Musical

One of the West End’s biggest hits, Grease: The Musical, starts its premiere run in Manchester with a spectacular Sandy and plenty of nostalgia

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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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Review: Helping Hannah

Part of The University of Manchester Drama Society’s MIFTAs season, this is a charming, coming of age drama

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Olivier Awards 2017: Nominations

The list of nominations has been revealed for Olivier Awards 2017

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Review: City of Glass

Duncan Macmillan and 59 Productions’ hi-tech stage adaptation of the Paul Auster novella combines detective drama with postmodern mania to impressively confusing effect

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SICK! Festival brings life to Manchester

Manchester is made to feel a little better with a full schedule of SICK! events, and we’re here to give you a little preview of what’s to come this month

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Review: No God Down Here

Part of the MIFTAS season by the University of Manchester Drama Society, this play is an exhilarating exploration of the human psyche on a knife edge

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Review: Breathing Space

Created and performed by students at the University of Manchester this space adventure shouldn’t be missed

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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: Killing Curtis Drake

Part of the MIFTAS season by the University of Manchester Drama Society, this play doesn’t quiet live up to expectations

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Review: Dreamboats and Petticoats

The Rock ‘n’ Roll hit musical comes to the Palace Theatre till the 4th March

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Review: Funny Girl

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