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Claire Tomalin

Articles By Claire Tomalin

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St Matthew Passion, Irish Baroque Orchestra, Whelan, St Patr...

After last year’s small-scale, big-impact Messiah in the Wigmore Hall, superlatives are again in order for the IBO’s performance of the...

Lisa Frankenstein review - a bitchy trawl through the high-s...

Diablo Cody’s biggest screenwriting hit was 2007’s Juno, a larky but tender story of teenage pregnancy. She’s gone back to high school...

Album: Squarepusher - Dostrotime

Over the years, Tom “Squarepusher” Jenkinson has covered a lot of ground over three decades, from dank cellar ambience to refined baroque...

Standing at the Sky's Edge, Gillian Lynne Theatre revie...

Can there be anyone from Sheffield who has not seen ...

Anna Reid: A Nasty Little War - The West's Fight to Rev...

During the Cold War, US presidents often claimed that the West and the Soviet Union had...

Der fliegende Holländer, Royal Opera review - compellingly l...

The shadow of Nosferatu hangs heavily over Tim Albery’s powerfully austere staging of...

Cruel Intentions, The Other Palace review - uneasy vibes, hi...

Transgression was so deliciously enticing. Back in the Eighties when I saw Les Liaisons Dangereuses in the West End on three...

Hallé, Elder, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester review - Bruckner...

Sir Mark Elder conducted Bruckner’s Symphony No. 8 for his first time in last night’s Hallé series concert, a reflection of his untiring...

Album: Kaiser Chiefs - Kaiser Chiefs’ Easy Eighth Album

Kaiser Chiefs’ appropriately named Kaiser Chiefs’ Easy Eighth Album is a collection of ten easy listening, but not particularly...