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Edward Seckerson

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Edward is a writer and broadcaster. A one-time actor and musician, he is currently Chief Classical Music Critic for the Independent. He wrote and presented the long-running BBC Radio 3 series Stage and Screen and has been on Gramophone magazine's reviewing panel for many years.

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Omar Robert Hamilton: The City Always Wins review - Egypt...

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Against, Almeida Theatre review - Ben Whishaw is a modern-da...

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CD: Mogwai - Every Country's Sun

Mogwai’s ability to create both frighteningly intense and gorgeously understated compositions has led to them being one of post-...

Edinburgh Festival and Fringe 2017 reviews round-up

Wondering what on earth to choose between as you tramp the streets of the festival? These are our highlights so far.

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power review - Al Gore...

When An Inconvenient Truth won the best...

Edinburgh Festival 2017 reviews: Meet Me at Dawn / The Shape...

 

Meet Me at Dawn ★★★★

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theartsdesk Q&A: Director Peter Kosminsky, Part 2

It was only at the dawn of the Blair age that Peter Kosminsky truly emerged as a basilisk-eyed observer of the nation’s moral health. By the time...