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Film Review: Sunburn   

Writer and Director:  Vincente Alves do Ó Reviewer:  Richard Maguire Portuguese film Sunburn really split the critics at its press screening this week at the BFI Flare Festival, London’s biggest LGBTQ+ film festival. Some walked out while others kept glancing at their watches. After the film, those who had stayed were trying to extol Sunburn’s virtues to those who had threatened ...

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Peter Schaufuss Ballet – Romeo and Juliet, Royal & Derngate, Northampton

Choreographer: Peter Schaufuss Music: Sir Frederick Ashton Reviewer: Rosella Barnes [rating:3.5] Romeo and Juliet arrives into Northampton’s Royal &Derngate with such poise and elegance proving that arguably one of Shakespeare’s most renowned plays can be transformed into a majestic and stunning ballet. Peter Schaufuss’ interpretation of one of Shakespeare’s most treasured love stories and a tale known worldwide, captures the ...

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Coppelia – Pavilion Theatre, Worthing

Music: Leo Delibes Choreographer: Christopher Lee Wright Ballet Mistress/Additional Choreography: Emily Hufton Reviewer: Bill Avenell [rating:4.5]   The Pavilion Theatre is ‘on a roll’. I have been to three widely differing shows in the past month and rated them from Good to Better to (last night’s Vienna Festival Ballet’s performance of Coppelia) Best. Delibe’s take on the old Hoffman story ...

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