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Thursday, 06 August 2020 02:34

Despite the theatre industry still in lockdown Worcester’s acclaimed Vamos Theatre has been busy over the last few months producing HOW HARD IS WAVING? a phenomenal 20 short...

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Monday, 03 August 2020 01:50

The socially-distanced reopening of indoor performances in England has been delayed until at least 15 August, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said. The easing of restrictions at theatres and music...

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Monday, 03 August 2020 01:47

The acclaimed British director of such films as Fame, Evita and Bugsy Malone, Sir Alan Parker, has died. The double Oscar nominee's many other credits include Midnight Express, Mississippi Burning,...

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Monday, 03 August 2020 01:23

  The REP becomes the first theatre in the UK to partner with Open Kitchens -  providing 9,000 meals for children in poverty in Birmingham  Birmingham Repertory...

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Tuesday, 28 July 2020 02:21

Fleetwood Mac co-founder and influential blues rock guitarist Peter Green has died. Green, from London, formed the band with drummer Mick Fleetwood, in 1967, after Green's stint in John Mayall's...

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Friday, 24 July 2020 03:28

Kim Kardashian West has publicly addressed her husband Kanye's mental health issues following his recent series of erratic statements after writing on Instagram: "As many of you know, Kanye has...

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Sunday, 19 July 2020 02:55

Theatre officials will stop using the term BAME (Black, Asian and Multy Ethnic), saying it is outdated. Coventry's Belgrade Theatre said it made the decision after listening to local Black artists...

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Wednesday, 15 July 2020 05:11

Due to the ongoing global coronavirus pandemic, and the extended closure of both concert halls, Town Hall Symphony Hall have entered a period of redundancy consultation, with half of their staff at...

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Wednesday, 15 July 2020 05:09

Hollyoaks actress Talia Grant has spoken about how the TV industry, "like life in general", treats Black people as being "disposable". She told the soap's Don't Filter Your Feelings podcast that...

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Tuesday, 14 July 2020 03:09

Three generations of a high-profile Bollywood family have tested positive for Covid-19, officials in the Indian state of Maharashtra say. Results showed the actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, a former...

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Tuesday, 14 July 2020 03:07

Actress Kelly Preston, the wife of John Travolta, has died. Travolta posted on Instagram: "My beautiful wife Kelly has lost her two-year battle with breast cancer. She fought a courageous fight...

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Tuesday, 14 July 2020 03:06

Award-winning DJ Steve Sutherland has died, according to the organisers of the MOBO Awards. The MOBO Awards paid tribute to his contribution to the Black British music scene and tweeted to say they...

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Saturday, 11 July 2020 01:39

There’s no end to the on-going benevolence of mega superstar, Stormzy. After breaking onto the music scene the rapper has used his highly-polished platform for doing seemingly nothing but good;...

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Saturday, 11 July 2020 01:22

  Vamos Theatre announce transmission dates for ‘How Hard is Waving?’ marking the company’s BBC debut Worcester-based Vamos Theatre, the UK’s leading full mask theatre company,...

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Friday, 10 July 2020 02:29

The Birmingham Repertory Theatre was transformed into a bright beacon of red light as part of the national Light It In Red initiative. The REP’s lighting technicians joined other workers,...

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Friday, 10 July 2020 02:22

The Italian composer whose credits include the ‘spaghetti westerns’ that made Clint Eastwood a star, has died in Rome. According to Italian news agency Ansa, he died in hospital having fractured...