Seafret in Cardiff

When the music player fades out, lights go on while Lewis Capaldi walks on stage to warm up the audience. This is the opening act for Seafret’s concert in Cardiff: the last date of their U.K. tour. Capaldi picks up his guitar, looks at the audience for a second and then plays the first chord…

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Angels in America

To say the National Theatre’s revival of Tony Kushner’s Angels in America has been hotly anticipated, is an understatement. It was an instant sell out and boasts a heavy weight, award winning team. The play is divided into two parts – The Millennium Approaches and Perestroika. So, does the 7-hour double bill live up to…

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Obsession

Obsession is the second of three plays as part of Toneelgroep Amsterdam’s residency at the Barbican – a follow-up to the exceptional revival of Roman Tragedies earlier this year.

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The Dark Tapes

Michael McQuown’s collection of eldritch tales may fall a little flat due to its lack of decent special effects and a strange stylistic flow, but the ingenuity in its storytelling suggests that fans of the horror genre may have a new rising star to back.

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