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

Theatre/Arts

As Paloma Faith prepares for her performance at the Palace, she talks motherhood and music with Rosanna Greenstreet more

Interviews

It’s almost 30 years since Lisa Stansfield stormed the UK charts with her debut album, Affection. As Jane McGowan discovers, however, the Lancashire lass is still in tune with the times 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

4 STARS. Rich, smouldering vocals paired with a sincere stage presence won folk singer Dan Owen a few new fans at the Omeara last week, says Alice Angeloni more

Theatre/Arts

5 STARS, November 1-4. This is an irresistible explosion of dance, music and song, says Andrew Morris more

Theatre/Arts

4 STARS, Oct 11-14. This Andrew Lloyd Webber classic starring Joe McElderry is still a hit with audiences 50 years after it was first written, says Aliya Al-Hassan more

Theatre/Arts

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Dean Whiting

4 STARS, July 18-22. Students from the Guildford School of Acting manage to hit the high notes in a mesmerizing medley of musical theatre, says Judith Conyers more

Theatre/Arts

With solo album sales totalling 20 million under her belt, Melanie C has come a long way from her tracksuit-wearing days as Sporty Spice. Jane McGowan finds out more more

Interviews

Cheeky chappy Olly Murs, star of The X Factor, talks to William Gadsby Peet about his sensible summer tour more

Interviews

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Fisher Studios

3 STARS, May 30 – June 3. A brave foray into the clandestine world of British Asian homosexuality that unearths sensitive issues, whilst maintaining a light-hearted approach and tinge of Bollywood sparkle, says Jackie Bryans more

Theatre/Arts

5 STARS, May 23-27. "What an intelligent antidote to the Jukebox Musical gravy train Jack Lynch has written", says Andrew Morris more

Theatre/Arts

5 STARS, showing until July 22. This Twelfth Night is exuberant, witty and bursting with energy, says Alice Cairns more

Theatre/Arts

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Pip

Rick Astley has regained his pop star status and is set to rock Hampton Court this month, says Miranda Jessop more

Interviews

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David Venni BBC

Radio 2 favourite Jo Whiley talks kids, gigs and gardening ahead of her Derby Day DJ set at Epsom. Jane McGowan sounds her out more

Interviews

As the open air theatre season gets into full swing, Victoria Chapman and Alexia Lavender look at the best and most exciting outdoor theatre performances on offer in Surrey & SW London. more

Theatre/Arts

Tom Kerridge talks to William Gadsby Peet about his career and upcoming music and food festival, Pub in the Park more

Food

Calling all foodies! The food and drink festival season is almost upon us. Kasia Maynard and Gabriella Davis investigates upcoming food and drink festivals in Surrey and South West London. more

, Food

What began with 15 students standing round a piano at lunchtime has grown into a national phenomenon. Jane McGowan catches up with Rock Choir founder Caroline Redman Lusher more

Interviews

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Darren Bell

4 STARS Mar 28 – Apr 1. After a successful stint on the West End, The Million Dollar Quartet comes to The New Victoria Theatre. Amanda Hodges enjoyed a rocking good time watching the story of Elvis, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee more

Theatre/Arts

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