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Performance & Physical

This is How We Die - Oval House Theatre

Savage, surreal, hypnotic and apocalyptic, THIS IS HOW WE DIE blends spoken word, storytelling, caustic humour and gutter philosophy into a dizzying exorcism of a world that is convinced it is dying. With echoes of Lenny Bruce, William Burroughs, beat

The Ted Bundy Project - Oval House Theatre

In November 2012, Greg stumbled upon the confession tapes of Ted Bundy, the American serial killer, rapist and necrophile. He couldn't stop listening. The Ted Bundy Project was born from a curiosity about the nature of charm, the label of 'monster' and t

Red Ladies - Clod Ensemble - UK Tour

Who are these women? And what do they want? Red Ladies is an ongoing performance piece featuring a group of identically dressed women. Red Ladies keep an eye on things. They observe. They witness. They gather evidence. They place sites of political

Inside Out Dorset Festival

Since 2005 the Inside Out Dorset festival has presented high quality, large-scale, outdoor arts events to more than 60,000 people. Removing the barriers that can make art intimidating to some, Inside Out Dorset brings together incredible artistic work an

The Roof - National Theatre

A door opens and an immaculate figure steps out onto a roof. Knives are sharpened and the game begins... Set within the suspended reality of a brutal and unforgiving game, this breathless mix of intimate three-dimensional sound and the hair-trigger mo

Maya Angelou remembered; Simon Russell Beale; Maleficent reviewed; the art of MF Husain

With Kirsty Lang. A tribute to the poet and author Maya Angelou, Simon Russell Beale discusses performing all of Shakespeare's sonnets; a review of Angelina Jolie as the evil Queen in Maleficent. Plus, we hear about the work and life of MF Husain, dubbed

Maya Angelou remembered; Simon Russell Beale; Maleficent reviewed; the art of MF Husain

With Kirsty Lang. A tribute to the poet and author Maya Angelou, Simon Russell Beale discusses performing all of Shakespeare's sonnets; a review of Angelina Jolie as the evil Queen in Maleficent. Plus, we hear about the work and life of MF Husain, dubbed

Shakespeare's Sonnets - Royal Festival Hall

A complete reading of every one of Shakespeare's 154 sonnets, to celebrate the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth. Enjoy these famous works read by some of our greatest actors.

Johnny Got His Gun review a one-man scream at the horror of war

Brass bands were playing and everyone was waving when fresh-faced, idealistic American Joe Bonham marched off to fight in the first world war.

An Evening with Julie Andrews, National Indoor, Arena, Birmingham, review: 'Utterly spellbinding'

This autobiographical show seems airbrushed but it's impossible to take your eyes off Andrews, says Tom Wicker.