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Currently, the Royal Court is exploring the theme of revolution and resistance. In its studio space it is staging The Wolf from the Door, Rory Mullarkey’s excellent absurdist...
A mental blur of airports, stations and dangly cardboard air freshener, minicab-driving has always seemed vulnerable to cliché. The problem facing Vince McKee, David Morrissey‘s...
The Russian conductor Vladimir Jurowski, chief conductor of the London Philharmonic, heads the orchestra’s major new series devoted to the music of Sergei Rachmaninov, in context...
Like their divisive protagonist, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice could reasonably be accused of valuing style over substance: indelible extravaganza Evita subscribes to the cult...
If Molly Dawes (Lacey Turner) had to find one act of heroism with which to fully incorporate herself into her new squadron before the credits rolled, she couldn’t have planned it...
As unavoidable as death and taxes, as inevitable as the rotation of the seasons, Downton Abbey has created the illusion of time-hallowed permanence in a mere four years. It is...
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six of the best
Czech director Karel Zeman reaches English-speaking world with captivating feature-animation mix
Pawel Pawlikowski delivers on his early promise with an award-winning drama
Super Furry Animal travels to the heart of America in pursuit of a long-lost multi-media tall tale
David Morrissey puts his foot down, but the script barely passes its MOT
Heroics in Helmand as Tony Grounds's drama gets the series treatment
On this evidence, there's still plenty of life in Lord Fellowes's beloved national institution
LPO maestro on the ins and outs of Rachmaninov, focus of this season's celebration
In a wonderful curtain-raiser violinist Nicola Benedetti demonstrates her passion for music education
Rousing music for natural horns, clarinet sonatas and the Beatles as you've never heard them
New formulations and materials preoccupied the late sculptor to the end
A Catalan fishing village is the world capital of Surrealism
A modest but groundbreaking display brings together portraits of a great dynasty
New works show all-male company on top form
Older performers show dance is not just a young person's game
Mixture of old and new makes for a colourful journey through mythology