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  • Don(er) Pasquale

    The Welsh National Opera's fabulous, fast paced, fast food version of Donizetti's comic opera based around a middle-aged bloke and his Cardiff kebab van

  • Sweet Like Chocolate Boy

    The spirit of revolution on London's estates, the beauty of Black British culture from the 90s onwards – and a killer playlist – at Bristol's Tobacco Factory Theatres

  • Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs)

    A thrillingly inventive modernisation of John Gay’s The Beggar’s Opera at the Bristol Old Vic

  • Review: The Rocky Horror Show

    An evening of naughtiness awaits you at the Bristol Hippodrome

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    The Lady Boys of Bangkok

    For some glitzy, fast-paced feel-good fun catch the Greatest Showgirls Tour in Yeovil, Taunton and Bristol

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    Review: Matilda the Musical

    Does the stage production, now on at the Bristol Hippodrome, make its mark after such an adored book and iconic film?

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    Review: Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

    Melly Still and Rona Munro’s adaptation of Louis de Bernières classic novel is a triumph of theatre - turning a glorious mixture of drama, dance, movement and music into a satisfying whole.

  • Review: The Bodyguard

    Alexandra Burke certainly is Queen of the Night in The Bodyguard, now on at the Bristol Hippodrome

  • Review: Richard III

    An introspective Richard brings an exciting dimension to Shakespeare’s history play

  • Review: A Midsummer’s Night Dream

    An evening at Bristol's Tobacco Factory Theatre to remind us of the power of imagination

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