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independent.co.uk 39 minutes ago
Ghislaine, Prince Andrew and the Paedophile will sap one’s faith in humanity - review

Ghislaine, Prince Andrew and the Paedophile will sap one’s faith in humanity - review

Presenter Ranvir Singh digs out fascinating new morsels of information about Andrew’s relationship with Maxwell from palace staff

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scotsman.com 3 hours ago
Watch as scenes from Batgirl are shot in Glasgow

Watch as scenes from Batgirl are shot in Glasgow

Glasgow has been transformed into Gotham City for Batgirl filming.

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independent.co.uk 5 hours ago
Everything you need to know about Yellowjackets season 2

Everything you need to know about Yellowjackets season 2

Showtime drama received perfect 100 per cent rating on Rotten Tomatoes

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thestage.co.uk 7 hours ago
Actor, writer and film-maker Lewis Bray: 'To play other people is a great escape from feeling different'

Actor, writer and film-maker Lewis Bray: 'To play other people is a great escape from feeling different'

Lewis Bray is a neurodivergent actor who writes stories stemming from his working-class experience. Bray tells Giverny Masso about his latest projects

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scotsman.com 8 hours ago
She said: “it is important to stress this point: notwithstanding the improving s [...]

She said: “it is important to stress this point: notwithstanding the improving s [...]

She said: “it is important to stress this point: notwithstanding the improving situation, the level of Covid infection circulating in the community is still hi [...]

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economist.com 8 hours ago

Culture | The Economist

Culture from The Economist. You've seen the news, now discover the story.

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independent.co.uk 8 hours ago
Mac Miller book shares misconceptions surrounding Ariana Grande relationship

Mac Miller book shares misconceptions surrounding Ariana Grande relationship

Biographer Paul Cantor suggests media and the public projected what they assumed Miller felt after Grande began dating ‘SNL’ star Pete Davidson

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thedailymash.co.uk 9 hours ago
Six bands who pretended to be from the future but looked like twats 

Six bands who pretended to be from the future but looked like twats 

CLAIMING to be from the future is near-impossible to pull off, especially if you’re a pop star with stupid hair. These acts made the future look shit.

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thestage.co.uk 11 hours ago
Greatest Showman star Keala Settle to join & Juliet

Greatest Showman star Keala Settle to join & Juliet

The Greatest Showman star Keala Settle is to make her West End debut this year with a three-month stint in musical & Juliet

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independent.co.uk 12 hours ago
Viewers accuse new BBC farming series of ‘ripping off’ Clarkson’s Farm

Viewers accuse new BBC farming series of ‘ripping off’ Clarkson’s Farm

Fans claim that ‘Kelvin’s Big Farming Adventure’ is ‘trying to jump on the “Clarkson’s Farm” bandwagon’

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thestage.co.uk 13 hours ago
Mike Sanger: Taking a comedy dog act to the world’s great circuses

Mike Sanger: Taking a comedy dog act to the world’s great circuses

Born into the famed Sanger family, Mike Sanger never had any option but to take to the ring. He tells Douglas McPherson about travelling the US with the Ringli [...]

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thestage.co.uk 15 hours ago
Designer Grace Smart: As the fallout from Covid lingers, a little reassurance could go a long way

Designer Grace Smart: As the fallout from Covid lingers, a little reassurance could go a long way

Faced with a ’minefield of double red lines’, everyone connected to the theatre probably feels in need of a bit of praise right now, says designer Grace Smart

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independent.co.uk 15 hours ago
‘We’re fed up’: Inside the chaos and confusion of live music in 2022

‘We’re fed up’: Inside the chaos and confusion of live music in 2022

After a glimmer of hope by the end of summer 2021, the UK’s once-thriving live music scene was plunged into chaos by the Omicron variant of Covid. Roisin O’Con [...]

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independent.co.uk 17 hours ago
Bradley Cooper says filming naked scene in Nightmare Alley was ‘pretty heavy’

Bradley Cooper says filming naked scene in Nightmare Alley was ‘pretty heavy’

‘I can still remember that day, just to be naked in front of the crew for six hours,’ actor says

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kentonline.co.uk 17 hours ago
Whisky experiences set to steam in

Whisky experiences set to steam in

A Kent heritage railway has launched its first Whisky and Steam experiences by joining forces with two South East whisky makers.

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thetimes.co.uk 22 hours ago
What’s on TV and radio tonight: Tuesday, January 18

What’s on TV and radio tonight: Tuesday, January 18

For full TV listings for the week, see thetimes.co.uk/tvplannerViewing guide, by Ben DowellWinterwatchBBC2, 8pmThe days are short, the nights are long and sinc [...]

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Archive 81: Finale ending explained - what happened to Dan and Netflix season 2 release date revealed

Archive 81: Finale ending explained - what happened to Dan and Netflix season 2 release date revealed

The season finale brings us twist after twist, as we follow the journey of archivist Dan and his quest to find Melody.... The theory is, that Dan has swapped p [...]

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
50 cancelled Vault Festival shows find new homes

50 cancelled Vault Festival shows find new homes

At least 50 shows that were part of the cancelled Vault Festival 2022 have been rehomed by theatres across London and the UK

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
National Theatre to release music in deal with Broadway Records

National Theatre to release music in deal with Broadway Records

Music from all National Theatre shows will be released under a new partnership with Cutting Edge Media Music

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
London’s non-profit art galleries - where the art world goes to feed

London’s non-profit art galleries - where the art world goes to feed

Want to see the hottest young artists before anyone else? These risk-taking spaces are the crucible where the next generation is forged

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
WATCH Good Omens and Anansi Boys: Action unfolds as big name stars are spotted filming on Edinburgh streets

WATCH Good Omens and Anansi Boys: Action unfolds as big name stars are spotted filming on Edinburgh streets

They say you never know who you're going to find filming on whenever you turn a corner in New York and Edinburgh too is fast gaining that reputation – with bot [...]

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
Jersey Boys extends West End run until October

Jersey Boys extends West End run until October

Jersey Boys has extended its run in the West End until October

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Why The Great Pottery Throw Down is the loveliest show on TV

Why The Great Pottery Throw Down is the loveliest show on TV

I never thought I would cry at pots. But this series movingly communicates the value a creative hobby can bring to a life.

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Ever thought of being a Foster Carer?

Ever thought of being a Foster Carer?

Kent Fostering offers a new career path as well as improving the lives of children and young people.

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Celine Dion cancels North America tour due to ongoing health issues

Celine Dion cancels North America tour due to ongoing health issues

‘I was really hoping that I’d be good to go by now, but I suppose I just have to be more patient,’ singer said

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Why the Fresh Prince reboot is a travesty for Big Guys

Why the Fresh Prince reboot is a travesty for Big Guys

Will Smith’s Nineties comedy series is being rebooted as a gritty drama that has divided fans. But it’s the reimagination of Uncle Phil as a muscular patriarch [...]

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newsletter.co.uk 2 days ago
Shining a light on Strangford Lough in new BBC NI documentary

Shining a light on Strangford Lough in new BBC NI documentary

A new four-part documentary follows a year on Strangford Lough, the largest sea inlet in the UK.

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
Rupert Grint compares JK Rowling to an aunt as he describes ‘tricky’ relationship

Rupert Grint compares JK Rowling to an aunt as he describes ‘tricky’ relationship

Actor has previously spoken out in support of trans community following comments by ‘Harry Potter’ author

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
Kerry Godliman: ‘A lot of panel shows are hosted by white straight guys’

Kerry Godliman: ‘A lot of panel shows are hosted by white straight guys’

The ‘After Life’ star talks to Annabel Nugent about working with Ricky Gervais, the meritocracy of stand-up, and realising people really do want to hear about [...]

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
All the Easter eggs you may have missed in the new Scream

All the Easter eggs you may have missed in the new Scream

*Spoilers* The horror reboot is filled with secret reveals and hidden references – how many did you spot?

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thestage.co.uk 2 days ago
Auditions, open auditions and castings across the UK and in London | The Stage Jobs

Auditions, open auditions and castings across the UK and in London | The Stage Jobs

88 live jobs - The biggest selection of auditions, London auditions, West End auditions, and dance auditions on The Stage Jobs. You don't pay to see the auditi [...]

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theguardian.com 3 days ago
Rosie Holt: the satirist whose ‘Tory MP’ video had so many fooled

Rosie Holt: the satirist whose ‘Tory MP’ video had so many fooled

She began creating them as an outlet during the first lockdown, now the actress’s spoof sketches are a massive internet hit

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independent.co.uk 3 days ago
Why Paul Thomas Anderson’s Licorice Pizza is an anti-love love story

Why Paul Thomas Anderson’s Licorice Pizza is an anti-love love story

Paul Thomas Anderson’s new film is not a salacious story about a power-imbalanced relationship, or even romantic love, at all, writes Katie Driscoll. It’s abou [...]

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kentonline.co.uk 3 days ago
'You will never see a pantomime in my time here'

'You will never see a pantomime in my time here'

The man in charge of a Kent theatre has big plans for its 40th anniversary – and none of them include ugly sisters or magic lamps.

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thetimes.co.uk 3 days ago
What’s on TV and radio tonight: Saturday, January 15 and Sunday, January 16

What’s on TV and radio tonight: Saturday, January 15 and Sunday, January 16

For full TV listings for the week, see thetimes.co.uk/tvplannerSaturday’s TV, by Ben DowellHidden AssetsBBC4, 9pm/9.50pm A bath in a swanky flat is overflowing

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thestage.co.uk 4 days ago
Obituary: Sally Ann Howes

Obituary: Sally Ann Howes

Stage and screen performer best remembered for playing Truly Scrumptious in the 1968 film of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

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Six shows that were toss but had great theme tunes

Six shows that were toss but had great theme tunes

THE cream of television captivates audiences with good plots and characters. Or there's these, which were total shite apart from their theme tunes.

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independent.co.uk 3 hours ago
Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz made Prince an hour late to his own concert

Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz made Prince an hour late to his own concert

‘We were like, “Oh my god, they’ve been waiting an hour for us to finish the dinner,”’ actor recalled

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independent.co.uk 4 hours ago
The Puppet Master, Hunting the Ultimate Conman: Netflix docuseries is a deft but incomplete story of unbelievable deception

The Puppet Master, Hunting the Ultimate Conman: Netflix docuseries is a deft but incomplete story of unbelievable deception

The series does well to take its subject as seriously as a murder docuseries might. It is unsparing in the way it depicts Hendy-Freegard’s harm. Not only is it [...]

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theguardian.com 6 hours ago
Colbert to Congress: ‘Stop acting like the filibuster is anything other than an anti-democratic tool’

Colbert to Congress: ‘Stop acting like the filibuster is anything other than an anti-democratic tool’

Late-night hosts mock GOP figures quoting Martin Luther King out of context, and the single Democrat holding up a voting rights bill

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thestage.co.uk 7 hours ago
Win free training at Italia Conti with The Stage Scholarships 2022

Win free training at Italia Conti with The Stage Scholarships 2022

As it prepares to move to new facilities in Woking, Italia Conti is once again offering a full scholarship on its three-year diploma in musical theatre. Paul V [...]

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thestage.co.uk 7 hours ago
Costume designer Shoni Wilkinson: 'I tend to get the jobs that are big and bizarre'

Costume designer Shoni Wilkinson: 'I tend to get the jobs that are big and bizarre'

Shoni Wilkinson trained as a dancer and singer before moving to London in 2008 to pursue acting. However, during a three-year acting degree, she fell in love w [...]

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scotsman.com 8 hours ago
Crowd curbs on indoor music and theatre events in Scotland to be lifted next week

Crowd curbs on indoor music and theatre events in Scotland to be lifted next week

Concert halls, theatres and festival venues will be able to return to full capacity from Monday after the Scottish Government announced the lifting of strict c [...]

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standard.co.uk 8 hours ago
RuPaul’s Drag Race UK vs The World: Meet the global queens ready to snatch the crown

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK vs The World: Meet the global queens ready to snatch the crown

Mama Ru is coming back back back again to the UK, but this time the competition is between our Brit queens and a selection of Ru girls from around the world

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independent.co.uk 10 hours ago
The Puppet Master is a deft but incomplete story of an unbelievable con man – review

The Puppet Master is a deft but incomplete story of an unbelievable con man – review

Robert Hendy-Freegard used a fake MI5 identity to trick people into handing over their lives – and money

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independent.co.uk 13 hours ago
The Afterparty is a comic murder-mystery that feels strangely flat – review

The Afterparty is a comic murder-mystery that feels strangely flat – review

While the cast of this new Apple TV+ series are generally likeable, and there’s a certain freshness about its commitment to being two things at once, too often [...]

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thestage.co.uk 13 hours ago
Front-of-house staff fear burnout over aggressive audiences and reduced staff

Front-of-house staff fear burnout over aggressive audiences and reduced staff

Theatre front-of-house and box office staff have warned that they are facing burnout caused by the ever-changing situation thrown at them by the pandemic, incl [...]

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independent.co.uk 15 hours ago
Jim Carrey says he’s ‘60 and sexy’ in ‘hilarious’ birthday video

Jim Carrey says he’s ‘60 and sexy’ in ‘hilarious’ birthday video

‘It’s ma birthday! Whoohoo! I’m old but I’m gold! I Love you all!!!’ Carrey wrote

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Spectra's Catalyst Conference to highlight role of culture in post-Covid world

Spectra's Catalyst Conference to highlight role of culture in post-Covid world

Bringing together arts and activism, Spectra's Catalyst Conference aims to create new partnerships across heritage, public space and education. Taking

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scotsman.com 17 hours ago
BBC license fee abolished: What that means for the future of British media

BBC license fee abolished: What that means for the future of British media

The scrapping of the BBC licence fee, and therefore government funding, would trigger a loss we can’t even fully appreciate at the moment.

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thestage.co.uk 22 hours ago

Fat Friends – The Musical has cancelled its forthcoming tour dates just days bef [...]

Fat Friends – The Musical has cancelled its forthcoming tour dates just days before they were due to begin because of "ongoing Covid-19-related events" and the [...]

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
One Man, Two Guvnors and Kes in Theatre by the Lake's 2022 season

One Man, Two Guvnors and Kes in Theatre by the Lake's 2022 season

Theatre by the Lake in Keswick has announced its 2022 season - which includes Atri Banerjee’s production of Kes and Stockroom’s The Glee Club

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A history of Las Vegas residencies, from Liberace to Adele

A history of Las Vegas residencies, from Liberace to Adele

British star will begin her residency at the legendary Nevada gambling resort from 21 January

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standard.co.uk 1 day ago
Sound Voice Installation at Kings Place: Challenging and beautiful

Sound Voice Installation at Kings Place: Challenging and beautiful

The venue’s celebration of the voice launched with a thoughtful look at what happens when it’s cruelly taken away

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
Yorkshire Academy of Film and Television Acting: Find training that suits your life

Yorkshire Academy of Film and Television Acting: Find training that suits your life

The Yorkshire Academy of Film and Television Acting, founded by Charlotte Armitage in 2013, provides training designed to fit around your other commitments

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie's Melissa Jacques: ‘I’ve grafted to get here. You don’t work your arse off for nothing’

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie's Melissa Jacques: ‘I’ve grafted to get here. You don’t work your arse off for nothing’

After 20 years of dreaming, the actor’s big break came when she went from understudy to lead role in Everybody’s Talking About Jamie in the West End – then it [...]

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Julia Fox says relationship with Kanye West is a ‘redemption story’

Julia Fox says relationship with Kanye West is a ‘redemption story’

Actor says she felt ‘instant, natural, organic attraction and connection’ with Ye

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
Lyn Gardner: Let’s embrace art in public spaces and transform culture in the UK

Lyn Gardner: Let’s embrace art in public spaces and transform culture in the UK

Theatre in public spaces has a vital role to play. In these pandemic times it could be transformative for artists and audiences, says Lyn Gardner – but it need [...]

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
Hidden Door festival to take over former Royal High School in Edinburgh this summer

Hidden Door festival to take over former Royal High School in Edinburgh this summer

Edinburgh's historic former Royal High School building will be reopened to the public this summer when it is transformed for the city's Hidden Door festival.

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newsletter.co.uk 2 days ago
Kelvin’s goes on a Big Farming Adventure

Kelvin’s goes on a Big Farming Adventure

Monday:Kelvin’s Big Farming Adventure; (BBC1, 8.30pm; BBC1NI, Tue, 8.30pm)

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theguardian.com 2 days ago
The Parent Trap: Lindsay Lohan shines in breakout role as a pair of conniving twins

The Parent Trap: Lindsay Lohan shines in breakout role as a pair of conniving twins

Performing a dual role in her first ever film, a 12-year-old Lohan cuts through the Disney of it all with charm, star power, and a whole slew of pranks

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
John Bishop calls Boris Johnson a ‘p***k’ over lockdown parties

John Bishop calls Boris Johnson a ‘p***k’ over lockdown parties

Comic questioned validity of Sue Gray’s investigation when she herself reports to the prime minister

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
Scream has always been a better satire of American fame than of horror movies

Scream has always been a better satire of American fame than of horror movies

It’s best known as a franchise that takes a knife to the horror genre, but ‘Scream’ has been more consistent when it comes to poking fun at modern celebrity. A [...]

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thestage.co.uk 2 days ago

Services directory for the theatre and performing arts industry including technical equipment hire, rehearsal rooms, costume design, theatre set construction and acting tutors.

Directory of services and suppliers available in the UK arts and entertainment industry, from backstage and technical services to performer accommodation and a [...]

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independent.co.uk 3 days ago
All the mystery contestants on The Masked Singer

All the mystery contestants on The Masked Singer

From Mushroom to Bagpipes, here’s what we know about all the costumed characters on the 2022 series

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What's on in January

What's on in January

As we make our way into 2022, it's time to get out and enjoy activities, markets and events across the region.

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independent.co.uk 3 days ago
Pete Davidson will not host the Oscars, reports say

Pete Davidson will not host the Oscars, reports say

‘Saturday Night Live’ star was hotly tipped to host the awards ceremony

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independent.co.uk 3 days ago
Why Sherlock never recovered from The Reichenbach Fall

Why Sherlock never recovered from The Reichenbach Fall

The 2012 episode, which aired 10 years ago this weekend, became one of the most talked-about cliffhangers in TV history, writes Michael Hogan. But while Sherlo [...]

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scotsman.com 3 days ago
Photographer’s unseen archive of forgotten Edinburgh shop interiors to be showcased in major exhibition

Photographer’s unseen archive of forgotten Edinburgh shop interiors to be showcased in major exhibition

Edinburgh is to honour an artist and photographer who has spent decades photographing the city's shop interiors, public toilets, tea rooms, barbers and even pr [...]

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'I have no son': What to do when your 13-year-old gets into Warhammer

'I have no son': What to do when your 13-year-old gets into Warhammer

WHEN your son announces that he would like to go to the Warhammer shop, your first instinct is to disown him. And that’s correct. Follow it with these.

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theguardian.com 4 days ago
Jimmy Kimmel on 6 January sedition charges: ‘How hard could it be, really?’

Jimmy Kimmel on 6 January sedition charges: ‘How hard could it be, really?’

Late-night hosts discuss arrests for seditious conspiracy related and obstruction of the House inquiry into the Capitol attack

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scotsman.com 3 hours ago
Celtic Connections to stage more than 60 live gigs after crowd curbs are lifted

Celtic Connections to stage more than 60 live gigs after crowd curbs are lifted

More than 60 live shows will be staged by Glasgow’s Celtic Connections music festival after restrictions on crowd capacities are lifted next week.

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newsletter.co.uk 4 hours ago
Marvel's Moon Knight trailer is here - Here's how you can watch Moon Knight

Marvel's Moon Knight trailer is here - Here's how you can watch Moon Knight

Fans are preparing to 'Embrace the Chaos' when Moon Knight airs in March 2022 on Disney Plus.

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thestage.co.uk 6 hours ago
Scotland to lift remaining restrictions on indoor events

Scotland to lift remaining restrictions on indoor events

The Scottish government is to lift the remaining capacity restrictions on indoor events, brought in to combat the Omicron variant of Covid

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newstatesman.com 8 hours ago
The edgy teen TV series Euphoria is nasty, tedious and pornographic

The edgy teen TV series Euphoria is nasty, tedious and pornographic

The Bafta-nominated series about a group of young people is as unrelenting as a bulldozer when it comes to sex and violence.

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theguardian.com 8 hours ago
Mock around the clock: the five best satirical news podcasts

Mock around the clock: the five best satirical news podcasts

Whether you’re after smugness-free silliness or wise and considered deconstructions of current events – there’s a podcast for that

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thestage.co.uk 10 hours ago
Vault Festival announces development opportunities for artists affected by cancellation

Vault Festival announces development opportunities for artists affected by cancellation

Vault Festival has announced a programme of free development opportunities for artists affected by the cancellation of the 2022 event

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independent.co.uk 12 hours ago
Brief timeline of Joss Whedon allegations as director breaks silence over claims

Brief timeline of Joss Whedon allegations as director breaks silence over claims

The director has finally addressed the claims in a new interview that’s being widely criticised

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independent.co.uk 13 hours ago
Rachel Zegler ‘so sorry’ after backlash to dramatic reading of Britney Spears post

Rachel Zegler ‘so sorry’ after backlash to dramatic reading of Britney Spears post

‘West Side Story’ star received criticism for appearing to make light of the row between Spears and her sister

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independent.co.uk 15 hours ago
How Yellowjackets could kill off the Netflix binge model 

How Yellowjackets could kill off the Netflix binge model 

The hit modern twist on ‘Lord of the Flies’ is generating countless online theories and, writes Kevin E G Perry, reminding audiences of the joy of delayed grat [...]

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theguardian.com 17 hours ago
‘I’m one of the nicer showrunners’: Joss Whedon denies misconduct allegations

‘I’m one of the nicer showrunners’: Joss Whedon denies misconduct allegations

Whedon denies allegations of threats and cruelty detailed by Buffy and Justice League actors, saying he has been made to seem like an ‘abusive monster’

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scotsman.com 17 hours ago
One of Edinburgh’s oldest buildings to host culture project inspired by climate crisis.

One of Edinburgh’s oldest buildings to host culture project inspired by climate crisis.

One of Edinburgh's oldest surviving bulidings is to play host to new work created by Scottish writers and artists in response to the climate crisis.

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
Mogwai musician brands UK Government 'beyond pathetic’ over plans to axe BBC licence fee

Mogwai musician brands UK Government 'beyond pathetic’ over plans to axe BBC licence fee

One of Scotland’s leading musicians has branded the UK Government “beyond pathetic” over plans to freeze funding for the BBC and scrap the licence fee by 2027.

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Euphoria trailer teases new Lana Del Rey song

Euphoria trailer teases new Lana Del Rey song

Fans had speculated that the US artist would have a song featured on the new series

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Why so many musicians are selling the rights to their work

Why so many musicians are selling the rights to their work

Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and David Bowie have all recently sold the rights to their back catalogues for hundreds of millions of dollars. Why now?

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
Glasgow is transformed into Gotham City for Batgirl filming

Glasgow is transformed into Gotham City for Batgirl filming

Watch as Glasgow in transformed into Gotham City as Hollywood prepares to shoot some scenes from Batgirl.

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Nothing cowardly about this stage show for Nigel

Nothing cowardly about this stage show for Nigel

Nigel Havers will star in his first Noel Coward show, with his own production company, at a Kent theatre this week.

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
WATCH: Video shows Glasgow’s Kelvinhall taken over to create prison for new TV drama

WATCH: Video shows Glasgow’s Kelvinhall taken over to create prison for new TV drama

The video shows builders and decorators occupy Glasgow’s Kelvinhall to create the impressive prison structure for the new TV drama.

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thestage.co.uk 1 day ago
Peaky Blinders adapted for the stage in Rambert dance show

Peaky Blinders adapted for the stage in Rambert dance show

Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight has adapted his television series for the stage, in a dance production that will be performed by Rambert

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theguardian.com 1 day ago
Cold comfort: film, music, art and more to combat the winter blues

Cold comfort: film, music, art and more to combat the winter blues

From charmingly meta sci-fi comedy to tales of soaring through the skies, our critics select cultural works to warm your cockles

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Kanye West’s ex-girlfriend Amber Rose regrets ‘immature’ Kardashian tweet

Kanye West’s ex-girlfriend Amber Rose regrets ‘immature’ Kardashian tweet

‘Kanye West I’ll leave [it] up to the Kartrashians to humiliate you when they’re done with you’ Rose’s 2015 tweet read

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Robbie Williams says a hit man was once hired to kill him

Robbie Williams says a hit man was once hired to kill him

‘I want to go to all the normal places I can’t go because people want to kill me,’ singer said

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Apichatpong Weerasethakul: ‘Exploding Head Syndrome is a really peculiar thing’

Apichatpong Weerasethakul: ‘Exploding Head Syndrome is a really peculiar thing’

As Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s new film ‘Memoria’ arrives, James Mottram talks to the Palme d’Or-winning filmmaker about his unexpected fandom, working with Ti [...]

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standard.co.uk 2 days ago
New series of Dancing on Ice underway with Brendan Cole ahead

New series of Dancing on Ice underway with Brendan Cole ahead

The new series of Dancing On Ice is under way as six celebrities took to the rink with Brendan Cole leading the pack after week one with “the best dance ever”.

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thestage.co.uk 2 days ago

Adam Cooper: ‘I wasn’t a typical ballet figure – I felt I had to prove myself’

As the dancer and choreorgapher prepares to appear in the UK tour of New Adventures’ The Red Shoes, he tells Anna Winter about leaving the world of ballet behi [...]

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thestage.co.uk 2 days ago

Terms and conditions of The Stage

These Terms of Use, together with the Site’s Privacy Policy and any specific terms and guidelines constitute the agreement between The Stage and you.

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
Kanye West attends daughter’s birthday after claiming he wasn’t given address

Kanye West attends daughter’s birthday after claiming he wasn’t given address

Rapper was seen chatting to Kris Jenner at event after alleging he ‘wasn’t allowed to know’ where it was

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
Cat Power: ‘I got offered a million dollars, and I was like, f*** no!’

Cat Power: ‘I got offered a million dollars, and I was like, f*** no!’

The singer-songwriter talks to Alexandra Pollard about her ‘f***ing tiger’ of a son, her new covers record, and the fateful day she ended up standing on the ed [...]

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thestage.co.uk 2 days ago

Browse The Stage's performing arts training directory to find your next course i

Browse The Stage's performing arts training directory to find your next course in acting, backstage, theatre, wardrobe and more. Browse drama schools, stage sc [...]

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theguardian.com 3 days ago
Hindu gods, Aztec rites, Blondie hits … why the heart is our eternal symbol

Hindu gods, Aztec rites, Blondie hits … why the heart is our eternal symbol

The pig heart transplant is a medical marvel but centuries of art and history give us pause to reflect on what truly makes us human

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kentonline.co.uk 3 days ago
Get on the track of Kent's blue plaques

Get on the track of Kent's blue plaques

If your walks need some extra interest, try looking for blue plaques to famous folk near you. We highlight some of the big names remembered in Kent.

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thestage.co.uk 3 days ago
Amara Karan: 'I love characters that are flawed, tricky, prickly – outsiders of some sort'

Amara Karan: 'I love characters that are flawed, tricky, prickly – outsiders of some sort'

As she prepares to play Gina Miller in Brexit-themed play Bloody Difficult Women, the investment banker-turned-actor tells us of the moments that have made up [...]

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independent.co.uk 3 days ago
20 best movies ever made about WWII

20 best movies ever made about WWII

D-Day marked the beginning of the end of the Second World War, a period of our history captured on screen in all its guts and glory. Graeme Ross sticks his hea [...]

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independent.co.uk 3 days ago
Martha Plimpton: ‘There’s no such thing as pro-life. We’re all f***ing pro-life!’

Martha Plimpton: ‘There’s no such thing as pro-life. We’re all f***ing pro-life!’

The most effortlessly cool actor of the Eighties, the ‘Goonies’ star is now playing a grieving mother in the wrenching ‘Mass’ – and it’s her best work yet. She [...]

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scotsman.com 3 days ago

Euphoria season 2, BBC Rules of the Game, After Life season 3 reviews - Aidan Smith on this week’s new TV

Gerry Rafferty, bless the late, great balladeering Paisley buddy, has had to wait an awful long time and indeed beyond his passing for that honeyed voice to on [...]

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Child's Play, and other 18-rated movies you deeply regret watching too young

Child's Play, and other 18-rated movies you deeply regret watching too young

YOU stupidly thought you could cope with 18 films at 12 years old. Here are the ones you sneakily watched that traumatised you for life.

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