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Apple TV+ has released a new trailer teaser trailer for Shrinking – a forthcoming comedy series starring Harrison Ford and Jason Segel.
'Sherlock Holmes: The Valley of Fear’ Reveals Dates For UK Tour in 2023
Following its successful national tour and digital release, Blackeyed Theatre’s critically acclaimed production of Sherlock Holmes: The Valley of Fear will continue to tour throughout 2023.
BBC Sitcom 'Ghosts' Will Return For Fifth Season
British Comedy Guide has announced that the BBC sitcom Ghosts will be returning for a fifth season.
Meet Actress Rebecca Collingwood, Star of Orange Tree Theatre's 'Arms and the Man'
Following their successful adaptations of Overruled, How He Lied to Her Husband, Candida, Misalliance, The Philanderer, and Widowers’ Houses, Orange Tree Theatre will be returning with another Bernard Shaw adaptation – Arms and the Man.
Apple TV+ renews 'Bad Sisters' for a second season
Apple TV+’s Irish dark comedy Bad Sisters is returning for a second season, the streaming service has announced.
'Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story' Offers Wacky and Playful Escapism: Review
It seems like an impossible feat to try and dismantle this glorified image of the Royal Family. Yet Linus Karp’s Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story fully excels in this department with a show that offers wacky and playful escapism from uptight conservatism.
Album Review: Redcar les adorables étoiles (prologue) // Christine and the Queens
November 11th saw the release of Redcar aka Chris aka Christine and the Queens aka Héloïse Letissier’s third album, Redcar les Adorables Étoiles (prologue), a steppingstone into a new era, both musically and personally, for the French extraordinaire.
Linus Karp Discusses His Upcoming UK Tour of 'Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story'￼
After receiving much critical acclaim for his performances in How to live a jellicle life: life lessons from the 2019 hit movie musical ‘cats’ and Awkward Conversations With Animals I’ve F*cked, Swedish-born actor and comedian Linus Karp is returning to the stage with his new one-man comedy show Diana: The …
'Doctor Who' Surprises Fans With The Return Of David Tennant As The 14th Doctor
Doctor Who fans received the surprise of a lifetime when it was officially confirmed that David Tennant would be returning to play the 14th Doctor.
Stephen Graham to Reprise 'Boiling Point' Role in BBC Drama
The BBC has announced that the hit film Boiling Point, starring Stephen Graham, is being made into a TV drama.
Album Review: Actual Life 3 (January 1 – September 9 2022) // Fred Again..
My review of Fred Again's third studio album, 'Actual Life 3'.
Play Based on Wagatha Christie Trial To Be Staged In West End
A new verbatim play based on the Wagatha Christie Trial will be coming to the West End for one night only.
A Necessary Insight Into How Society Treats Kids in Care: 'Holding/Holding On' Review
Holding/Holding On shines a light on the unheard voices of care experienced individuals and sector professionals and interrogates the way the sector and media talk about Scotland’s care system.
'The Lost King' Falls Short in its Stilted Dialogue and Pantomime-like Villain: Review
The Lost King follows the life-affirming true story of a woman who endeavours to restore the soiled reputation of Richard III, widely considered as one of the most evil monarchs in English history.
'Girls Girls Girls' Is A Beautifully Nuanced Coming-Of-Age Story: Review
Girls Girls Girls is a tender tale about the awkwardness of being not quite an adult, but not quite a teenager anymore either but when you’re in that strangely liminal period of life. Girls Girls Girls, previously shown in the UK as Girl Picture, tells the story of three girls …
Little Simz wins Mercury Prize 2022
Little Simz has been awarded the 2022 Mercury Prize for her expansive fourth studio album Sometimes I Might Be Introvert.
'The Great British Bake Off Musical' To Transfer To West End
After delighting audiences at the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham, The Great British Bake Off Musical is preparing to transfer to the West End next year.
Chanice Alexander-Burnett Joins Cast of 'Dorian A New Musical'
Fresh from her role as Fantine in Les Misérables, West End actress Chanice Alexander-Burnett has joined the cast of Dorian A New Musical, which will return to the The Other Palace Studio this November following its successful run last year.
Musical About Sylvia Pankhurst To Premiere at The Old Vic
The Old Vic Theatre have announced the world premiere of Sylvia, a hip hop musical about Emmeline Pankhurst’s lesser-known daughter, Sylvia Pankhurst.
UK Tour Announced For Linus Karp's 'Diana: The Untold And Untrue Story'
Linus Karp has announced a UK tour for his new multimedia solo comedy entitled Diana: The Untold and Untrue Story.
Album Review: Empire Central // Snarky Puppy
The four-time Grammy-winning collective Snarky Puppy returned last week with the release of their thirteenth album, Empire Central.
Arise Sir Keir: Is the Labour leader really a PM in waiting?
In two and a half years as Labour leader, Keir Starmer has struggled to make an impact. The public failed to recognise and remember him and his policies, with some polls showing that ‘almost half of voters do not know what Sir Keir Starmer stands for’. Starmer’s once-forgettable reputation and …