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Review Round Up: The Seagull, Lyric Hammersmith

Anton Chekhov’s play is brought to life once again in a new version by Simon Stephens directed by Sean Holmes. Here is what critics have been saying about it so far…. 392 more words

THEATRE REVIEW: The Seagull starring Lesley Sharp, Brian Vernel & Adelayo Adedayo

WORTH A LOOK?: ****

WHERE: Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith

WHEN: 7/10, press night 11/10, runs until 4/11

Simon Stephens, who adapted this Chekhov classic, is an Artistic Associate at this venue and won an Olivier Award for his work on… 401 more words

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Casting News: Full casting announced for Chekhov's The Seagull at the Lyric Hammersmith

Full casting has been announced for Simon Stephens’s new version of Anton Chekhov’s highly renowned play, The Seagull, directed by Artistic Director Sean Holmes. Lloyd Cooney plays Jacob, Nicholas Gleaves plays Boris Trigorin, Lloyd Hutchinson plays Leo and Raphael Sowole plays Simeon. 129 more words

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News: Further cast announced for The Seagull

The Lyric Hammersmith today announces further casting for Simon Stephens’s new version of Anton Chekhov’s highly renowned play, The Seagull, directed by Artistic Director Sean Holmes. 128 more words

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Rita, Sue And Bob Too

Dir: Alan Clarke, 1986

7/10

Stylised on the UK poster and home video releases as Rita, Sue And Bob Too!, Alan Clarke’s comedy/drama about two schoolgirl tarts, is an hilarious and vulgar show of a mid-eighties Britain, and it’s excesses. 635 more words

Crime drama clichés abound in new ITV procedural

The set-up in Paranoid is not an unfamiliar one: a team of coppers conduct an investigation into the relatively simple murder of a female GP. All the police stereotypes are present; there’s the firm commanding one, the sarcastic no-nonsense one, the sparky youthful one and the jittery suspicious one. 262 more words

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