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Tim Walker

The case for voting Tory in Clacton

Labour’s Jovan Owusu-Nepaul is impressive – but is he really going to defeat Farage?

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A very British scandal

At 75 years old, Emlyn Williams’ Accolade is all too relevant today

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A visceral tale of violence and revenge

The Bleeding Tree is startling and compelling

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Sexism, secrets and the Mendelssohns

A sublime look at a hidden musical prodigy

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Spider-Man in Shakespeare will have you crawling up the walls

Tom Holland is let down by a bizarre staging of Romeo & Juliet

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Boys From The Blackstuff’s message remains all too relevant

A stage revival of the TV classic still packs a punch

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A Twelfth Night to remember

On a warm evening, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre is the best in the capital

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Take a raincheck on Chekhov

The Donmar’s Cherry Orchard is modern, radical and exquisitely boring

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Machinal is joyless and pointless

Tell your more pretentious friends you loved this nihilistic drama - but don’t bother watching it

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PJ Harvey’s Thames musical is a damp squib

London Tide meanders along without knowing what it wants to say

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The phenomenon Ian McKellen defies time in Player Kings

An 85-year-old delivers vulnerability beneath the bravado in an astonishing late-career performance

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Theatre Review: Sheridan Smith is mesmerising as a musical star in crisis

Opening Night is intelligent, unusual and unforgettable

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Michael Sheen’s Nye is the opposite of its subject – uninspiring

A show that celebrates the NHS is worthy, surreal but seldom involving

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Great pretender: Billy Crudup is a revelation in Harry Clarke

The Morning Show star shines in a tale of deception

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Theatre Review: A standing ovation for the immersive Guys & Dolls revival

Brave audience members can choose to get right in the thick of the musical’s action

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Theatre Review: His films were horrific.. and so was his acting

But Double Feature’s tale of Vincent Price’s clashes with a director is a misfire

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Theatre Review: A fidgety encounter with Keeley Hawes

The Human Body, also starring Jack Davenport, is a confused homage to a David Lean classic

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Theatre Review: Matt Smith is electrifying in an Ibsen classic with a very modern message

The former Doctor Who’s second-act speech in An Enemy of the People is a tour de force

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Review: A farewell to the ENO

It’s leaving London and going out on a high

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The Handmaid’s Tale is a triumph from the ENO’s turmoil

A row with the Musicians’ Union threatened to overshadow opera’s premiere

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Theatre Review: A vintage musical’s timely lesson

The King And I contains a powerful message about power and decency

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Theatre Review: Comfort but no chemistry from Hollywood royalty

Real-life couple Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker fail to spark in Plaza Suite

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Theatre Review: Bravo for Daniel Bravo in sexy, sassy Cruel Intentions

A star is born in this high school musical with roots in French literature

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Theatre Review: Woody Harrelson’s Ulster American is funny, brutal and savage

This could be the most truthful play ever about putting on a play

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Theatre Review: The Trumpite who came to tea

Frances Barber is brilliant as a deranged conspiracist in Steven Moffat's play The Unfriend

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Can theatre recover from the Covid shock?

Nothing has been quite the same in theatre since the pandemic – investors are risk-averse and a lot of money has been lost

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Theatre Review: Want to watch a great play? Then go for a Burton

The Motive and the Cue is just as good second time around

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Alone Together, a tribute to Bill Kenwright

This year I learned the last great showman was one of those people I had loved deeply without ever fully realising it

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The mesmerising intensity of David Tennant’s Macbeth

This high-tech masterclass is also an extraordinary piece of unforgettable theatre

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Theatre Review: This Christmas Carol has a chilling resonance

The withering contempt Christopher Eccleston's Scrooge has for the poor and homeless hits particularly hard this year

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Theatre Review: Mandy Patinkin, the Broadway legend going it alone in the West End

The American actor's solo show is eloquent - if sometimes self-indulgent

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Theatre Review: The Queen Mother’s champagne-loving servant is the subject of the funniest West End play in years

Backstairs Billy captures the charm of an eccentric keeper of royal secrets

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