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The Voice: ITV Need More Talent

(1) Comments | Posted 23 April 2012 | (15:25)

Photo: The Voice, BBC One

We wake this morning to the news that the BBC's new Saturday night programme, The Voice, has beaten ITV yet again in the overnight ratings. Although some might argue that if you include ITV+1 then The Voice...

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Noises Off: West End Review

(0) Comments | Posted 7 April 2012 | (14:45)


Picture the scene, it's a Tuesday evening at the Novello Theatre just off the Strand and I am sat between Ronnie Corbett and Andrew Scott (Moriarty from Sherlock). Dotted around us are the American from Downton, a man from War Horse, Patricia Routledge and...

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Sweeney Todd on the West End: Review

(0) Comments | Posted 1 April 2012 | (17:18)

Photograph: Tristram Kenton

Although I am reliably told it is a 'classic', before I saw the new West End revival, the only things I knew about Sweeney Todd were the two words 'Sweeney' and 'Todd'. I was the proverbial blank canvas going into...

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New One Man Two Guvnors' Cast: Excellent, But Nothing on the Original

(0) Comments | Posted 17 March 2012 | (17:39)

Owain Arthur & Jodie Prenger in One Man, Two Guvnors. Photo credit: Johan Persson
Owain Arthur & Jodie Prenger in One Man, Two Guvnors. Photo credit: Johan Persson.

This week One Man, Two Guvnors opened at the Theatre Royal Haymarket with...

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How Julian Fellowes' Titanic Matches Up to the James Cameron Classic

(1) Comments | Posted 15 March 2012 | (23:00)

This year is the 100th since the 'unsinkable' Titanic did indeed sink in the icy waters of the northern Atlantic in what has now been accepted as one of the largest ever maritime disasters.

On a somewhat equally chilly Thursday afternoon in south London I went to ITV to...

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