Call Me by Your Name Review
Arts
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Arts
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Call Me by Your Name Review

Jake Abatan - February 5, 2018

Following Moonlight’s dramatic 2017 Best Picture win, this year could see another gay romance winning the Oscar. Call Me by Your Name received four nominations in total,…

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review
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Arts
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri Review

Sophie Coppenhall - February 5, 2018

When the trailers for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri began to surface last year, I started to feel conflicted about the extent of praise that I had…

The Shape of Water Review
Arts
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Arts
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The Shape of Water Review

Michael Humphreys - February 4, 2018

With awards season upon us, the cinemas are now stocked with Oscar-bait, real life dramas portraying the pains and struggles of existence. Which begs the question of…

War Horse comes to Brighton – Review
Arts
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Arts
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War Horse comes to Brighton – Review

Georgia Grace - February 1, 2018

Few shows demonstrate the sheer theatrical brilliance that War Horse delivered last week when it landed at our very own Brighton Centre. Renowned worldwide for its inventive…

Dark River Review
Arts
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Arts
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Dark River Review

Sophie Coppenhall - January 26, 2018

(Content warning: sexual abuse) There is a discernible style of British filmmaking which involves a masterful crafting of an environment which appears at once innocuous and hostile.…

War Horse Preview
Arts
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Arts
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War Horse Preview

Georgia Grace - January 23, 2018

Based on the children’s novel by Michael Morpurgo, and now a feature film created by Stephen Spielberg and featuring a star-studded cast (Tom Hiddleston, Emily Watson, Benedict…

From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads Preview
Arts
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Arts
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From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads Preview

Georgia Grace - January 23, 2018

This week The Old Market presents a whirlwind solo show of self-discovery, aided by the music of David Bowie. Eighteen year old misfit Martin, portrayed by Alex…

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Review
Arts
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Arts
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Review

Michael Humphreys - January 15, 2018

It’s that time of year again, another instalment has been added to the Star Wars franchise in the form of episode VIII; The last Jedi. So, does…

The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio Review
Arts
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Arts
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The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio Review

Georgia Grace - December 31, 2017

This Christmas season, the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts offers a fun-filled pantomime in the form of unusual fairy-tale choice, Pinocchio. Director James Weisz marries classic…

Cinderella and The Beanstalk Review
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Arts
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Cinderella and The Beanstalk Review

Georgia Grace - December 24, 2017

I’ll admit straight out I’m not a big fan of pantomimes. Too often the performances are wobbly, the jokes are a bit naff, and it’s all stuff…

A Christmas Carol Review
Film & Theatre
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Film & Theatre
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A Christmas Carol Review

Georgia Grace - December 20, 2017

“Pretend we’re back in 1861 because Charles Dickens is back in the building.” So begins a truly magical night at the Royal Pavilion. It isn’t hard to…

The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio Preview
Film & Theatre
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Film & Theatre
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The Amazing Adventures of Pinocchio Preview

Georgia Grace - December 19, 2017

This holiday season, the Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts is presenting a pantomime adaption of beloved fairy tale Pinocchio. Pinocchio is the story of a puppet…

The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special
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Arts
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The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special

Georgia Grace - December 19, 2017

There’s nothing to get you in the Christmas spirit quite like an evening of good festive entertainment, and The Noise Next Door’s appearance at Komedia last week…

Review: Grease at Theatre Royal
Arts
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Arts
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Review: Grease at Theatre Royal

William Singh - December 15, 2017

It’s pretty hard to get ‘the greatest musical ever’ wrong. Sure enough, this month’s production at Brighton’s Theatre Royal delivers all the pomaded and leather-jacketed escapism you…

Luke Jermay: Sixth Sense Review
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Arts
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Luke Jermay: Sixth Sense Review

Georgia Grace - December 14, 2017

“Jermay is the most incredible man you’ve probably never heard of.  He can read your mind,” claims the website of magician Luke Jermay. “No really; he can…

Grease Preview
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Arts
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Grease Preview

Georgia Grace - December 10, 2017

Much-loved musical Grease is coming to the Theatre Royal Brighton this Monday for a three-week run to end a spectacular year of performances for the venue. The…

Stand-Up History Review
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Arts
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Stand-Up History Review

Georgia Grace - December 7, 2017

Komedia last week played host to a fun-filled stand-up ensemble who mixed their passion for comedy with that of history, archaeology and philosophy. The MC was Harry…

The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special Preview
Arts
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Arts
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The Noise Next Door’s Comedy Lock-In Xmas Special Preview

Georgia Grace - December 7, 2017

Comedy quartet The Noise Next Door arrive at Komedia this weekend for their one-of-a-kind comedy show blending improv, music, geekery and a good helping of Christmassness for…

Ballet, romance and the human animal: Fourteen Days Review
Arts
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Arts
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Ballet, romance and the human animal: Fourteen Days Review

Ricardo Reverón Blanco - December 7, 2017

Ballet is about precise and highly formalized steps and gestures. BalletBoyz not only demonstrated high dancing precision, but challenged today’s preconceptions we have of ballet. Fourteen Days…

Miss Represented: Can You See Me Now? Review
Arts
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Arts
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Miss Represented: Can You See Me Now? Review

Fatima Hasan - December 7, 2017

Can You See Me Now? is a powerful performance that deals with issues in the social services and policy-making decisions in Britain. With a mixture of heart-wrenching…