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La Traviata

The most celebrated and much loved fallen woman in the history of art and literature is brought back to life in this 14th revival of Richard Eyre’s ...
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The Devil Made Me Do It

The audience burst into heartfelt applause when it was announced, before she took her seat at the grand piano, that the glamorous chanteuse who was to...
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From 1914 to 1917, the explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew went on an expedition to cross the Antarctic on board the Endurance. The ship became tr...
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It’s no insult to Aisha to say that it’s very much an issue play, concerning the forced marriage of young girls to much older men. The name is pre...
Anne Teresa De Kerrsmaeker Rosas-Rain-live-2016
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Rain is seventy minutes of magnificent music made manifest. Performed by ten of the finest dancers who comprise Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker's company R...
Kiss me Trafarlgar Studios Photos by Robert Day
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Kiss Me

Set in the aftermath of WW1, where the devastating effects of conflict extended beyond the bloody battleground, Kiss Me addresses the universal wartim...
Stadium by Mohamed El Khatib_1_c Graeme Braidwood
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Following last June’s Brexit vote, political theatre has taken a trajectory towards telling the stories of ‘real people’. In the National Theatr...
LFO Tristan und Isolde 2017 cr Matthew Williams-Ellis
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Tristan und Isolde

This is quite simply one of the most engaging, stunningly apt and totally gripping productions of Tristan und Isolde, the work that Wagner called not ...
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Anatomy of a Suicide

Anatomy of a Suicide follows the success of Alice Birch’s recent collaboration with Katie Mitchell on the brilliant Ophelias Zimmer: a reimagining o...
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What Lies Beneath

I don’t see the point son! shouts a man, bursting out of a tent in his pants to a chorus of monkish mountain chanting. In Romantika’s latest produ...