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Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris – Charing Cross Theatre – 2 Stars

Okay, I’ll venir nettoyer : asked to name a French singer, I’m likely to go Edith Piaf… and that will be it. Asked to name a singer in French, however, and I’ll easily get twice as many marks. Oh yes – Jacques Brel: Belgian he might have been, as Belgian as Hergé, waffles and Hercules Poirot, but French was the language for […]

November Theatre Round-up

Here’s five shows that we recommend seeing this November. Number 1: Action Hero: Hoke’s Bluff at Shoreditch Town Hall The end of the American Dream. Award-winning performance company Action Hero’s present Hoke’s Bluff. It’s a contemporary theatre piece inspired by American teen sports movies, looking at how the […]