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‘The timing couldn’t be better for the West End transfer’: CONSENT – West End ★★★★

In London theatre, Opinion, Plays, Reviews, Sticky, Ticket recommendations by Johnny FoxLeave a Comment

It’s been a bumper week for rape. Harvey Weinstein was indicted. Tommy Robinson was jailed for filming the accused in a grooming gang trial outside Leeds Crown Court. The world’s most durable feminist Dr Germaine Greer told Hay Literary Festival that most rape cases were ‘just bad sex’ rather than serious crimes, and in Connecticut a man got his cock out in court to prove it didn’t match his accuser’s description.






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Press pass: Reviews and everything else you need to know about Nicole Kidman in Photograph 51

In Features, London theatre, News, Opinion by Terri PaddockLeave a Comment

I love it when I disagree with the critics. No, really I do. I’m fascinated that we can all have such widely variant opinions on the same thing – and I’m very happy for mine to be challenged. While for me, Photograph 51 never really developed into compelling drama, most overnight critics have awarded it […]






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NEWS: Stephen Campbell Moore joins Nicole Kidman in Photograph 51, Full cast announced

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The Michael Grandage Company today announces the full company for the UK première of Anna Ziegler’s Photograph 51. Nicole Kidman who leads the company as Rosalind Franklin is joined by Will Attenborough (James Watson), Edward Bennett (Francis Crick), Stephen Campbell Moore (Maurice Wilkins), Patrick Kennedy (Don Caspar) and Joshua Silver (Ray Gosling). Photograph 51 opens at the West End’s Noel Coward Theatre on 14 September, with previews from 5 September, and runs until 21 November.