Review: Turn of the Screw - a sophisticated adaptation of a gothic horror classic

Review: Turn of the Screw – a sophisticated adaptation of a gothic horror classic

Henry James’ classic ghost story Turn of the Screw has inspired countless haunted house tales over the past 120 years and has itself been adapted…

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Review: Son of a Preacher Man - an uplifting musical to get you dancing

Review: Son of a Preacher Man – an uplifting musical to get you dancing

Take a nostalgic trip back to the swinging ‘60s with new musical Son of a Preacher Man, featuring the soulful music of Dusty Springfield and…

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Review: It's chaos again as the play goes wrong!

Review: It’s chaos again as the play goes wrong!

The Play That Goes Wrong, the West End’s Olivier Award winning box office hit, is back in Cardiff – where the original tour began in…

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Review: Northern Ballet presents Jane Eyre

Review: Northern Ballet presents Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre, a classic of English literature, is brought spectacularly to life in this stunning new production by Northern Ballet, which opened at the New…

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Review: Love From a Stranger, 'a brilliantly staged thriller'

Review: Love From a Stranger, ‘a brilliantly staged thriller’

When prim and proper secretary Cecily dumps her fiance and hastily marries the handsome and charming man she has only just met, she expects a…

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Review: Strangers on a Train - a non-stop thriller of a ride

Review: Strangers on a Train – a non-stop thriller of a ride

When a loudmouth playboy with a flask of whiskey happens to meet an introspective architect reading the works of Plato, on a train through 1950s…

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Review: The Case of The Frightened Lady

Review: The Case of The Frightened Lady

Edgar Wallace may be remembered as the creator of King Kong, but he was also known as the “king of the detective thriller”. The Case…

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Review: The Sound of Music

Review: The Sound of Music

Cardiff’s New Theatre is alive with The Sound of Music this week, with a lavish new production of the classic family musical. Katie Shearman stood…

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Review: Ruth Rendell's 'Gallowglass'

Review: Ruth Rendell’s ‘Gallowglass’

When troubled young Joe is saved from falling in front of a London tube train, his rescuer Sandor makes it clear: “I saved your life,…

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Oh What a Night! A 'dancing' ovation for Frankie Valli show

Oh What a Night! A ‘dancing’ ovation for Frankie Valli show

The Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons tribute show New Jersey Nights opened at the New Theatre tonight [Tuesday 23 January] and received a rapturous…

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