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Kate Bassett

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Kate is an arts journalist and a drama critic for The Times. She has written on theatre, film, books, dance and comedy for the Telegraph, Independent on Sunday, New Statesman etc. Her book In Two Minds: A Biography of Jonathan Miller was shortlisted for the Theatre Book Prize, Sheridan Morley Prize and HW Fisher Best First Biography Prize in 2013.

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Billy Budd, Royal Opera review - Britten's drama of goo...

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Suede, Brighton Dome review - Brett Anderson gives it full f...

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10 Questions for actress and playwright Nicôle Lecky

Nicôle Lecky’s one woman show Superhoe has added fire to the reputation of an already fast-rising actress and writer. Based around Sasha...

All My Sons, Old Vic review - starry but disappointingly une...

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Run for Your Life, ITV review - giving the nation's you...

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Looking for Rembrandt, BBC Four review - painter's biog...

This final episode of BBC Four's Looking for Rembrandt...

CD: Bad Religion - Age of Unreason

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Obituary: Bibi Andersson 1935-2019

"One talks, the other doesn’t" is about as crude a description as could be of the Swedish masterpiece, Persona. Profoundly experimental...

Sea Star: Sean Scully, National Gallery review - analysing p...
Either side of a doorway, framing a view of Turner’s The Evening Star, c. 1830 (Main picture), Sean Scully’s ...
DVD/Blu-ray: Pet Shop Boys - Inner Sanctum

Pet Shop Boys are never shy of producing stylishly conceived fan mementos. Coming not long after Faber & Faber’s hardback collection of Neil...