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David Harewood on 2021: ‘The Sewell Report was a kick in the teeth to a lot of Black people’
David Harewood

David Harewood on 2021: ‘The Sewell Report was a kick in the teeth to a lot of Black people’

David Harewood’s work in 2021 ranged from soul-baring memoir to festive animation. The common thread? Fighting prejudice…

Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End
Theatre

Get Up, Stand Up! – Arinzé Kene on bringing Bob Marley to the West End

Actor and playwright Arinzé Kene is fond of a challenge – but playing the lodestar of reggae is possibly his greatest yet.

Lesley Sharp: ‘When the world is carrying a wound… how do we resolve that?’
Theatre

Lesley Sharp: ‘When the world is carrying a wound… how do we resolve that?’

Lesley Sharp has found the absence of theatre frustrating. The prolific actor is delighted that her Kae Tempest-penned route back to the stage is a prescient one.

Myth me? The Greek gods saving UK theatre
Culture

Myth me? The Greek gods saving UK theatre

The theatre using social distancing to pay tribute to victims of the Troubles
Culture

The theatre using social distancing to pay tribute to victims of the Troubles

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Watch Fleabag live at home to send cash to the NHS
Culture

Watch Fleabag live at home to send cash to the NHS

Dashaun Young feels the love every night playing Simba in The Lion King
Culture

Dashaun Young feels the love every night playing Simba in The Lion King

Susan Lynch: Faith, Hope and Charity shows the vulnerability of our times
Culture

Susan Lynch: Faith, Hope and Charity shows the vulnerability of our times

This Welsh play wants to delve into the origins of knife crime
Culture

This Welsh play wants to delve into the origins of knife crime

One woman’s play about her time on Universal Credit is heading to parliament
Culture

One woman’s play about her time on Universal Credit is heading to parliament

The National Theatre is teaming up with London’s budding homeless actors
Culture

The National Theatre is teaming up with London’s budding homeless actors

Cardboard Citizens premiere new show shining a light on homeless deaths
Culture

Cardboard Citizens premiere new show shining a light on homeless deaths

Marina Sirtis: It’s an oxymoron – a Star Trek fan does not equal a Republican
Culture

Marina Sirtis: It’s an oxymoron – a Star Trek fan does not equal a Republican

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Kwame Kwei-Armah explains why he changed his name
Culture

Kwame Kwei-Armah explains why he changed his name

Mike Bartlett’s new play is a hidden gem of hope
Culture

Mike Bartlett’s new play is a hidden gem of hope

A very Dickensian tale: Homeless actors star in The Chimes
Culture

A very Dickensian tale: Homeless actors star in The Chimes

Win a luxury stay in London to see A Christmas Carol starring Rhys Ifans!
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Win a luxury stay in London to see A Christmas Carol starring Rhys Ifans!

Niall Ransome: “FCUK’D is a play about a forgotten voice”
Culture

Niall Ransome: “FCUK’D is a play about a forgotten voice”

Sex Worker’s Opera: The real drama behind ‘the oldest profession’
Culture

Sex Worker’s Opera: The real drama behind ‘the oldest profession’

Edinburgh festival 2017: Big Issue vendors review Cardboard Citizens’ Cathy
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Edinburgh festival 2017: Big Issue vendors review Cardboard Citizens’ Cathy

Homeless theatre lovers grab £1 tickets for Edinburgh Fringe show
Culture

Homeless theatre lovers grab £1 tickets for Edinburgh Fringe show