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4 STARS, July 4-7. A fitting tribute to the king of pop, says Alison Hunt more

Theatre/Arts

Curtis Stigers and Phill Jupitus talk music and fun ahead of their appearances at this month’s Henley Festival more

Interviews

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Robert Workman

4.5 STARS, June 7 – July 7. Jane McGowan saddles up for a fantastic night at Surrey’s brand new opera more

Theatre/Arts

Alice Cairns talks to Shappi Khorsandi about humour, history and the hero that England forgot more

Theatre/Arts

Jane McGowan goes behind the scenes at the third Camberley International Festival to find out what makes this event stand out from the rest more

Theatre/Arts

4 STARS, May 15-19. Jane McGowan drifts back to Depression-hit Nevada to enjoy this toe-tapping classic more

Theatre/Arts

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Richard Davenport/The Other Richard

4.5 STARS, March 7-10. A musical about how theatre can make magic out of nothing doesn’t disappoint more

Theatre/Arts

Are British kids ready for American-style summer camps? Samantha Laurie looks at the best residential kids camps in Blighty. more

Kids/Schools

Comedian Lucy Porter talks to Jane McGowan about motherhood, marriage and misogynist hecklers more

Theatre/Arts

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Manuel Harlan

Jane McGowan meets composer and performer Joe Stilgoe as he swings into town with a new musical version of Kipling’s The Jungle Book more

Theatre/Arts

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JAMES PENLIDIS PHOTOGRAPHY

Comedian Stephen K Amos has never courted controversy. But it tends to find him anyway. Now he’s limbering up for a new stand-up tour, Bread and Circuses. William Gadsby Peet meets the man behind the mirth more

Interviews

In Albert Square he had a pub and a stall. Now he’s a country soul trader. Jane McGowan tunes up with Shane Richie more

Interviews

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CRAIG SUGDEN

4.5 STARS, December1 15 – January 14. Paddington may be making a splash at the box office but if it's live theatre that kickstarts your festive celebrations Amanda Hodges relishes  a terrific panto in darkest Wimbledon more

Theatre/Arts

4 STARS, November 28 – December 2. Jane McGowan enjoys a rip-roaring production of Hairspray more

Theatre/Arts

Caroline Rawlins of Military Wives Choirs talks to Jane McGowan en route for Guildford Cathedral more

Interviews

4 STARS, November 14-18. "A thoroughly enjoyable, zany journey, even for those who have no idea who Monty Python are," says Alison Hunt more

Theatre/Arts

3 STARS, October 31 – November 19. A humorous and energetic reflection on the perils of a capitalist world, says Alice Angeloni more

Theatre/Arts

From popstar excess to parish priest, Richard Coles has come a long way. Samantha Laurie sounds him out more

Interviews

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Pamela Raith

4.5 STARS, August 14-19. Dreamboats and Petticoats is a delightful musical romp through Rock 'n' Roll that provides an enjoyable escape to a bygone era. Guaranteed to inject audiences with a feel-good factor, says Jackie Bryans more

Theatre/Arts

4 STARS, August 8-13. An entertaining evening of humour and custard pies, performed with a charm and charisma that belies the cast's young age, says Sally Simmons more

Theatre/Arts

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