YVONNE LYSANDROU recommends an outstanding revival of Edward Albee’s contemporary classic
Thursday 23rd Mar 2017
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The Little Bit the Boys Admire
Harborough Theatre, Market Harborough/Touring
IT’S 95 years since Marie Lloyd, the greatest music hall star ever, collapsed on stage. A week later, aged just 52, she was...
Science fiction round-up with Mat Coward
Singer-songwriter ALUN PARRY talks to Bob Oram about what inspires his new album Freedom Rider
Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017
Leeds Grand Theatre/Touring
NORTHERN Ballet attempts to dig deeper into the many facets of the libertine Casanova — today more cliched noun than notorious rake — in this...
Written almost 2,500 years ago, a drama on the migrants’ plight is a play for today if ever there was one, says PAUL FOLEY
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
FELICITY COLLIER takes a look at radical publications outside the mainstream
LIVERPUDLIAN sailor Jim was raised on bedtime stories about sea monsters. But, as Narvik recounts, at the outbreak of WWII it transpires that what he needs to fear is much closer to home.
A new biography of Bob Crow is an incomplete account of the inspirational working-class leader’s life, says JOHN HAYLETT
Monday 20th Mar 2017
Will China’s Economy Collapse?
by Ann Lee
THIS short primer on threats to the Chinese economy is a useful antidote to predictions that the country is headed for an economic...