My Little Pony: The Movie (U)Directed by Jayson Thiessen3/5
PARENTS with the slightest trace of good sense would be best advised to load their youngsters with plenty of goodies to keep them happy and then arrange to pick...
Friday 20th Oct 2017
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Thursday 19th Oct 2017
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BeginningNational Theatre, London4/5
SET amid post-party debris in a flat somewhere in London’s Crouch End, David Eldridge’s new play Beginning charts the inept and tortuous efforts of a man and a woman to hook up with one another.
Both are around or...
Wednesday 18th Oct 2017
Shostakovich 12St David’s Hall, Cardiff5/5
THE BBC National Orchestra of Wales marked the centenary of the Russian revolution with a masterful rendition of Dmitry Shostakovich’s Symphony no. 12, The Year 2017,...
MARIA DUARTE reports on the London Film Festival, where features dealing with gender issues, love and sexuality were to the fore
21st century poetry with Andy Croft
Tuesday 17th Oct 2017
Labour of Love Noel Coward Theatre, London WC24/5
THIS latest play from political playwright James Graham plots the career of Labour MP David Lyons.
An entertaining romp through Labour’s recent history, it...
A Nazi ComparisonWaterloo East Theatre, London1/5
COMPARISONS with the state of the world now and the 1930s are currently difficult to ignore and many are not without merit.
With Trump installed in the White House,...
Faustus Kings Place, London4/5
THERE’S a full house for the last knockings of Faustus’s autumn tour, which has included a first visit to Germany, where an award for best folk album of 2017 generated a fair deal...
You’ve Changed West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds/Touring3/5
EVE ENSLER brought us The Vagina Monologues and in You’ve Changed, Kate O’Donnell introduces the Trans-gina monologues, a peepshow for her pubic...