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Cry Havoc Q&A video: How much would you sacrifice for love? Which wins when sexuality & faith clash?

In Features, Interviews, London theatre, Native, Opinion, Plays, Video by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

At a time when our headlines are full of news about Brunei’s gay death penalty laws and religious parents protesting LGBTQ inclusion in classrooms, let alone growing Brexit and Trump-era intolerance to asylum seekers and immigrants, Cry Havoc is scarily relevant and all-too-real.

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Opera in the City Festival: ‘Opera doesn’t have to be elitist’

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The inaugural Opera in the City Festival runs from 1 to 12 August 2017 at the Bridewell Theatre. Artistic director Pamela Schermann talks about the aims behind London’s new summer opera festival and what audiences can expect at over the fortnight. What can you tell us about Opera in the City Festival and your mission to find new ways of presenting …