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Update feels like a cosmetic rather than a radical makeover

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This unique production hits every note near-perfectly

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A scene from Jeremy Herrin's 'Another Country'

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Our fascination with the Cambridge spy ring is undimmed, and Julian Mitchell’s renowned 1981 play – which originally starred Rupert Everett and Kenneth Branagh, with Colin Firth playing the Branagh role in a subsequent movie – is a deserving transfer from last autumn’s Chichester season to the West End.

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Barbican Theatre, London

Robert Lindsey dances in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels at The Savoy Theatre

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Musical - review

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Liam Brennan as Queensberry & Irene Allan as Queen Anne in 'Union'

Union, Royal Lyceum Theatre, review

Like 'The Thick of It' in tights best sums up tale of political intrigue

Julie Atherton as Therese in 'Therese Raquin' at Finborough Theatre

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Akane Takada as Princess Aurora and dancers of The Royal Ballet

The Sleeping Beauty, Royal Opera House, ballet review

Making his Royal Ballet debut in The Sleeping Beauty, Vadim Muntagirov gave a stellar performance. He’s a prince to his fingertips, effortlessly elegant, with a purring ease to the high leaps and speedy turns. He’s matched by Akane Takada, dancing her first Aurora, making this an evening of exciting promise.

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