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Dead Dog in a Suitcase - Everyman Theatre, Liverpool

Our first Everyman collaboration is with the irrepressible Kneehigh on a radical new version of The Beggar's Opera, John Gay's classic musical satire. Dead Dog in a suitcase (and other love songs) is bursting with wit, wonder and weirdness. An extraordina

Carousel, Arcola Theatre

How do you solve a problem like a musical?

Review - Bathhouse the Musical - Above the Stag Theater

As a woman of a certain age (and tastes), it's probably completely unsurprising that my idea of a brilliant way to start my pre-birthday celebrations was to go to the Above the Stag's newish home, have several glasses of pink wine and them hope to be deli

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

There's plenty to engage the eye in the spectacular stage version of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, relentlessly directed by Sam Mendes and ravishingly designed by Mark Thompson, some songs to engage the ear, and a captivating boy actor p

Seve reviewed; Dennis Hopper's photographs; composer David Arnold

Dennis Hopper starred in cult films like Easy Rider and Apocalypse Now - but he was also a fine photographer. In tonight's Front Row, Eamonn McCabe and John Wilson consider a new exhibition of Hopper's images.

Seve reviewed; Dennis Hopper's photographs; composer David Arnold

Dennis Hopper starred in cult films like Easy Rider and Apocalypse Now - but he was also a fine photographer. In tonight's Front Row, Eamonn McCabe and John Wilson consider a new exhibition of Hopper's images.

Sunny Afternoon - Harold Pinter Theatre

Transferring from the Hampstead theatre, this musical celebrates the music of The Kinks and recreates the early years of the band. It features the songs 'Waterloo Sunset' and 'Lola'.

Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and Other Love Songs) , Everyman Theatre, Liverpool

Everyman Theatre, Liverpool: Do we need a new Beggar's Opera? Most certainly when it's Kneehigh's fiendishly clever re-write of John Gay's scabrous satire on the human capacity for corruption. Carl Grose's script and Charles Hazlewood's extraordinary sco

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory , Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London

Over a year into its run at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory now plays, at least technically, like a well-oiled machine.

Hit Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon to open in the West End

A new musical telling the story of the rise of The Kinks using its greatest hits is to transfer to the West End, it is announced today.