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The mother, so often a sentimental figure in art, can be as tenacious and bold as any animal when protecting her young. Mark Hayhurst's play about Irmgard Litten, mother of Hans,...
George The Poet has recently bought spoken word music to the fore in the mainstream music charts, showcasing the allure and appeal of a new kind of lyrical focus to a worldwide...
The Glasgow International Comedy Festival was launched last night (the day after Burns Night) at the Leicester Square Theatre in London, with Stewart Lee, Rob Deering, Simon...
Following the critical and commercial hits Wreck-It Ralph and Frozen, Disney's latest is a film which will win you over with its charming WALL-E-esque antics, oddball coupling and...
Dating in the internet age is rife with complications, and yet Dave Simpson’s amiable romcom manages to eschew nearly all of them. Bar its online matchmaking set-up, this is a...
Mercifully not preceded by a Broadchurch-style hype-tsunami, the new series of Mr Selfridge has slipped neatly back into the Sunday 9pm slot as if it's the rightful owner just...
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Testament of character and endurance told with disarming modesty
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Franco-Finn duo embrace electropop with unremarkable results
A giant among film composers, virtuoso bass playing and rousing romantic overtures
Grand scale, fresh approach to a familiar Latin hymn
The young British pianist talks about rare repertoire and his suspicion of major competitions
Jurowski’s high-concept operatic pairing flickers brilliantly
An exceptional cast make this revolutionary romance a must-see
Austerely beautiful retelling of mythic Orpheus's grief and trials, with sounds to match
Penelope Wilton triumphs as a mother who defies the Nazis in fighting for her lawyer son
Chirpy romcom offers big-hearted courtship, but lacks contemporary bite
Ill met by candlelight: Hattie Morahan shines in nasty Jacobean tragicomedy
Study of the Old Master's reputation visits a neglected corner of artistic practice
The musician in full creative swing: a voyeur’s delight
For great British art under one roof
Fine dancers in well-designed, interesting war piece
The Scandinavian stylists give a tantalising glimpse of their Royal jewels
Great Cojocaru and Vasiliev provide the cherry on top of a wonderful company production