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BREVIEW: Cinderella @ Hippodrome 15-25.02.15

BREVIEW: Cinderella @ Hippodrome 15-25.02.15

    Ed’s Note: Bethan is seven. She has been attending free weekly ballet lessons at Birmingham Royal Ballet (BRB) as part of their Dance Track programme, after being selected when a team from BRB came to her  school. BRB are keen to reach children ‘who often wouldn’t otherwise have an opportunity to participate in […]

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BREVIEW: The Goon Show @ mac 11.02.17

BREVIEW: The Goon Show @ mac 11.02.17

    Words by Ed King / Pics courtesy of Birmingham Comedy Festival & Fred Theatre For a grown man I write this too often, ‘I’m late’. But I am. Again. So now we’re standing in the stairwell to mac’s Foyle Theatre – a bleacher seat style dance studio (at least, that’s what it used to be) – […]

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BREVIEW: Emulsion Festival @ mac 27.01.17 / Michelle Martin © Birmingham Review

BREVIEW: Emulsion Festival @ mac 27.01.17

    Words by Ed King / Pics by Michelle Martin I am unfashionably late. It’s a Friday, at the sharp end of January, and Emulsion has brought its fifth annual showcase to mac in Birmingham. It’s also five minutes to six and I’ve missed the first event – a curiously nondescript ‘panel discussion’. But […]

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