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‘Quite literally roars on to the stage’: 10 Things I Hate About Taming of the Shrew – Touring

In Comedy, Edinburgh Festival, London theatre, Opinion, Plays, Regional theatre, Reviews, Scotland, Touring by Liz DyerLeave a Comment

While most of us would probably be willing to admit that Taming of the Shrew is far from Shakespeare’s best, Canadian actor, writer and comedian Gillian English has gone a step further and made a list of everything that’s wrong with it.

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Q&A video: Talking to Apphia Campbell about Nina Simone & Black Is the Color of My Voice

In Edinburgh Festival, Features, Inspiring people, Interviews, London theatre, Musicals, Native, Opinion, Plays, Quotes, Special Events, Ticket recommendations, Video by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

The “High Priestess of Soul” Nina Simone was born Eunice Kathleen Waymon in Tryon, North Caroline in 1933, the sixth of eight children. Though she passed away, aged 70, in 2003, she lives on musically with her enduring standards including “I Put a Spell on You”.

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NEWS: The Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019 Programme is published with #MakeYourFringe as the theme

In Edinburgh Festival, Festivals, International, Musicals, Native, News, Plays, Press Releases, Quotes, Regional theatre, Scotland, Sticky by Press Releases

The 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Programme has been launched, featuring a diverse selection of work from the worlds of theatre, dance, circus, physical theatre, comedy, music, musicals and opera, cabaret and variety, children’s shows, spoken word, free shows, exhibitions and events.

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Rise Up: Nathaniel Hall takes a ‘funny & frank’ look at the impact of HIV in First Time at the Edinburgh Fringe

In Edinburgh Festival, Features, Interviews, Plays, Quotes, Regional theatre, Scotland by Sophie GarrodLeave a Comment

With practice seeking to empower individuals to tell their own stories, Nathaniel Hall is a proudly northern writer, director and producer of inspiring, bold, provocative and socially-minded work, and has been doing so for the last ten years.