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Dance

Nobody's Baby - Royal Opera House, London

Arthur Pita, creator of the award-winning The Metamorphosis, presents a unique new piece of dance theatre in the Paul Hamlyn Hall.

King Britt presents MOONDANCE, A Night in the AfroFuture - VW Dome

Afrofuturism, a term first used by Mark Dery in his essay Black to the Future, addresses African American themes within the context of science fiction, techno-culture and sci-fi aesthetics. The history of African Americans is reflected sharply within the

Nobody's Baby review Arthur Pita's evocative dance fantasy

Royal Opera House, LondonDepression-era dance marathons provide the backdrop for this gruellingly long, and brilliantly inventive, pieceDuring the second world war, Covent Garden's Royal Opera House was converted to a dance hall, offering Londoners a refu

The Importance of Being Earnest, Harold Pinter Theatre, London

Stage veterans become young lovers in this version of Wilde’s comedy, which has an am-dram framing story by Simon Brett to close the plausibility gap

The Art of Dying, Royal Court, review: Nick Payne delivers moving meditation on death

Nick Payne's 45-minute monologue, which he performs himself, builds into a moving meditation on how we could better help the dying to die.

Wonderland, Hampstead Theatre, review: 'Moving and timely'

This powerful play about the 1984-85 miners' strike and the profound cultural change that Thatcher's defeat of the NUM betokened comes with the endorsement of David Hare.

NDT1, Sadler's Wells, review: 'I could have stayed home with a nice cup of cocoa'

Nederlands Dans Theater 1's latest is aimless, says Mark Monahan

Billy Liar, Royal Exchange, Manchester, theatre review: Yates gives tragicomedy classic revamp for Noughties generation

How can you tell when an audience is laughing with someone or laughing at them? There is a moment in Sam Yates

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, Theatre Royal Bath, theatre review

Marriage is a booze-fuelled Strindbergian blood sport in Edward Albee's 1962 classic and Tim Piggott-Smith and Clare Higgins land viciously funny linguistic blows on each other with a shocking, deadly aplomb in Adrian Noble's fine revival of the play in B

Billie Piper to star in hacking trial satire 'Great Britain' at the National Theatre

The National Theatre has responded instantly to the verdicts reached in the phone-hacking trial with a