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CD REVIEW: Hamlisch Uncovered

Reviewer: Mark Clegg Marvin Hamlisch: composer, conductor and the only person other than Richard Rogers to win a Pulitzer Prize as well the full EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar & Tony). Most of his body of work was made up film scores as well as being a prolific conductor, but he will probably be best remembered for composing the score for ...

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Curtains – Landor Theatre, London

Book: Rupert Holmes Music: John Kander Lyrics: Fred Ebb Original book and concept: Peter Stone Additional lyrics: John Kander and Rupert Holmes Reviewer: Jonathan Grant [rating:4.5] Curtains is a complex yet frivolous piece of musical theatre from Kander and Ebb. Having satirised Nazi Germany and the American penal and justice system with Cabaret and Chicago, this work, in its first ...

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The Mystery of Edwin Drood – Arts Theatre, London

Writer: Rupert Holmes Director: Matthew Gould Musical Director: James Cleeve Reviewer: Sarah Nutland [rating:4.5] Always make sure you plan a murder well and it's important to view your victim - Handy life tips as well as witty lyrics from the riotous musical 'The Mystery of Edwin Drood' currently playing at the Arts Theatre. This recent transfer from The Landor Theatre ...

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