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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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Frozen, Haymarket Theatre review - star cast explores the re...

Whatever the weather, this week is Frozen. On Broadway, the Disney musical of that name begins previews, but let’s let that go. In the...

Dead Man Walking, Barbican review - timely and devastating m...

You have to wonder why it has taken this long. Jake Heggie’s Dead Man Walking premiered in San Francisco back in 2000 and has since been...

Mum, BBC Two, series 2 review - Lesley Manville is a discree...

This week brings a tale of two comedies. Both half-hour sitcoms...

DVD: Beach Rats

Beach Rats is a film that has “indie” etched in its bones. The second feature from Brooklyn-born Eliza Hittman, it was made with support...

The B*easts, Bush Theatre review - Monica Dolan is almost fl...

Lila had breast implants at the age of eight. Karen, her mother, is required to take psychotherapy sessions on account of the fact that she...

Explore Ensemble, EXAUDI, St John's Smith Square review...

This was an evening of silence and shadow, a chill, moonlit meditation, where each sound demanded forensic attention. Enter the world of...

CD: Femi Kuti - One People One World

A superstar elsewhere in the world, particularly in...

Hold the Sunset, BBC One, review - this is an ex-sitcom

You need to be of a certain vintage to have any memory of the traditional suburban family...