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The Audience, Apollo Theatre

As The Queen gains an audience with the latest royal addition, her theatrical alter ego returns to the West End, with Kristin Scott Thomas inheriting Tony-nominated Helen Mirren’s role in Peter Morgan’s updated revival. Callaghan is out; au courant gags … Continue reading

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A royal wave goodbye

The results are in… Thanks for all your votes in the monarchy poll. A whopping 71.4% believe the institution is outmoded and we should scrap it, while 14.2% don’t mind it, but don’t want to pay for it. Just 14% … Continue reading

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The Queen and I

Peter Morgan’s The Audience may be a retrospective, but it also boasts several witty up-to-the-minute additions, from the Pope’s defection to the grim march to world domination of the irrepressible ‘Gangnam Style’. Notably absent is any reaction to Hilary Mantel’s much-debated views on … Continue reading

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