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Interview: Ian Hislop & Nick Newman

Sophie Graci (SG): First of all, how’s it going? How was the West End run [of The Wipers Times]? Nick Newman (NN): It ...

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Interview: In Bed With My Brother

In Bed With My Brother’s We Are Ian is hard to describe. Part dance party, part political theatre, all loving tribute to ...

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Interview: VANT

My interview with VANT takes place before their main support slot with Southend’s Nothing But Thieves. I am a little earlier than ...

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Interview: Ian Hislop & Nick Newman

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Photo: Matt Austin

Interview: In Bed With My Brother

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Interview: VANT

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Photo: Virginia Saul

Interview: Ian Hislop & Nick Newman

Theatre Editor Sophie Graci talks to Ian Hislop and Nick Newman ahead of the opening of The Wipers Times at The Opera House

Photo: Matt Austin

Interview: In Bed With My Brother

Theatre Editor Sophie Graci chats to the company behind Edinburgh Fringe hit We Are Ian, now part of HOME’s Orbit Festival 2017

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Interview: VANT

Amy Matthews sits down with rockers VANT to talk about Theresa May, Manchester crowds and their forthcoming album DUMB BLOOD.

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Interview: Dylan Moran

The Irish comedian, best known as the misanthropic bookshop owner Bernard Black, is currently on tour with his new show Off the Hook

UMMTS at the NODA awards Photo: Jess Ewart

Three cheers for UMMTS success at NODA awards

The University of Manchester Musical Theatre Society impressed the jury and audience at the annual NODA awards. Nicole Tamer spoke to the winners Richard Aaron Davies, Tom Durrant and Jess Ewart to find out more about their success.

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Interview: Jana Jana and Heidi

Jana, the junior half of quirky mother and daughter show Jana and Heidi answers questions about university life, starting a career in comedy and her performance at the Lowry

Photo: Contact Theatre

Chanje Kunda – the Renaissance Woman

Nicole Tamer interviews the talented poet, dancer and performer, Chanje Kunda.

David Acton (right) as Peter Quince in A Midsummer Night's Dream. Photo credit: Dominic Clemence

Interview: David Acton

Carys Lapwood interviews ex-UoM student and actor, David Acton about Propeller Theatre Company, comedy and his time at the University of Manchester

Strangeways rehearsals 2014. Photo credit: George Combe

Making it in Theatre… Or at Least Trying

University of Manchester graduate and writer-director of Strangeways, Joshua Val Martin shares his experience of working in theatre after graduation

In Doggerland. Photo: Box of Tricks

In Doggerland: Interview and Preview

Keir Forde interviews Box of Trick’s Tom Morton-Smith and Hannah Tyrell-Pinder on their production, ‘In Doggerland’