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'La Boheme' opera at the London Coliseum

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The play still demonstrates the deadly dangers of pursuing the truth at all costs

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The Cherry Orchard at the Young Vic

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This jazz-hands plea for religious tolerance feels timely

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The poignant wrath of Khan can still keep the audience in stitches


Magnificent: Imelda Staunton in Gypsy

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The actress is magnificent as the showbiz mother from hell

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John Hannah stars in a satisfying modern interpretation

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Antigone, Northern Stage - review: A darkly moody urban take on the Ancient classic

The 90-minutes of the single act play gallop along towards the tragic finale

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