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Monday, July 3, 2017

Harriet Walter: I had more fanmail for Star Wars than anything else by Nadia Khomami

Actor says six words in The Force Awakens were ‘strangest experience’ as she tells Radio Times about pressures of playing three Shakespeare roles in one dayDame Harriet Walter has reveal…

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Unseen Edith Wharton play found hidden in Texas archive by Nadia Khomami

Two scholars unearth 1901 work called The Shadow of a Doubt, written before author found fame with The Age of InnocenceLong before achieving literary fame with The Age of Innocence, the nove…

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Friday, February 17, 2017

Dance studios tap into the La La Land phenomenon by Nadia Khomami

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone’s multi-awardwinning film has got people queuing up to tap dance their way to happinessYou can’t buy happiness but you can buy tap shoes, and that’s kind of…

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Cast of The Kite Runner condemn US travel ban at end of West End show by Nadia Khomami

Audience gives standing ovation after actor Emilio Doorgasingh reads statement calling for solidarity with refugeesCast members of the West End show The Kite Runner have used a curtain call …

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Monday, January 9, 2017

Cate Blanchett's Broadway debut in The Present delights critics by Nadia Khomami

For many reviewers it is Australian actor’s performance as Anna Petrovna that helps carry Chekhov adaptationCate Blanchett’s Broadway debut has been hailed as ferocious, commanding and g…

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Friday, September 2, 2016

Amy Schumer throws sexist heckler out of Stockholm show by Nadia Khomami

Comedian posts video of herself dealing with man who yelled ‘Show us your tits’ during performance in Swedish capitalAmy Schumer shut down a sexist heckler during a standup show in Stock…

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Friday, June 10, 2016

Hamilton the musical to transfer to the West End by Nadia Khomami

£30m being spent readying London theatre for Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Broadway smash, which is up for 16 Tonies on SundayIt is the hottest show in New York, with eager fans queuing for hours …

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Friday, February 5, 2016

Italian actor pronounced clinically dead after on-stage hanging by Nadia Khomami

Raphael Schumacher was part of immersive theatre production in Pisa and in front of just one audience member when accident occurredAn Italian actor who was left in a coma after he accidental…

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Monday, December 21, 2015

JK Rowling 'loves black Hermione' casting of Noma Dumezweni by Nadia Khomami

Author tweeted approval of casting actor with South African heritage in London stage production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child JK Rowling has expressed her approval for the casting of …

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Saturday, July 11, 2015

Actor Roger Rees dies aged 71 by Nadia Khomami and Agencies

Fans and friends pay tribute to Tony award-winning actor known for roles in The West Wing, Cheers and What You WillRoger Rees, the actor best known for his roles in Cheers and The West Wing,…

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