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Theatre Review: Opera North’s Macbeth

March 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

Verdi famously described Shakespeare’s Macbeth as “one of the greatest creations of man” and suffice to say, he did not treat adapting it lightly, reportedly making the [...]

Theatre Review: John Berkavitch’s Shame

March 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

John Berkavitch’s Shame is a combination of narrative spoken-word, hip-hop and contemporary dance, illustration, animation and music. It is an introspective piece explores [...]

Review: Need for Speed (Waugh, 2014)

March 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

Need For Speed, a romping street race epic with pulsing energy, exotic cars and high octane, edge-of-your-seat excitement – or not. This adaptation (barely) of the Need For [...]

Feature: 10 Best Films of the 1970′s.

March 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

With the recent critical success of American Hustle and with Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger joining forces for a new HBO pilot set in 1970s New York, the decade of Disco [...]

Theatre Review: Brassed Off!

March 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

Mark Herman’s 1996 film Brassed Off is brought to the stage by Paul Allen in this new adaptation. Like all good adaptations, Brassed Off does not just attempt to simply [...]

Theatre Review: The Threepenny Opera

March 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Peter Rowe and Jenny Sealey have created an entirely unique take on The Threepenny Opera with this highly energetic production. The lives of the down and out beggars and [...]

Review: The Lego Movie (Lord & Miller, 2014)

March 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Considering the enormous fan base LEGO® has built up over the years, it was evident that their first full-length feature film was going to be a success; however, what has [...]
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