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Gypsy, Chichester Festival Theatre There’s a moment of stunned silence in Imelda Staunton’s storming Mama Rose at the Chichester Festival Theatre, a long, long,...read more...
Edward reflects upon the past, present and future trends and happenings in the classical music and musical theatre industry.

The Cherry Orchard, Young Vic For a play in which inertia, atrophy, indecision, and the inability to move forward are key elements - aren't they...read more...
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Vasily Petrenko talks to Edward Seckerson about “Babi Yar”

Vasily Petrenko conducts Shostakovich's "Babi Yar"With the final release in...read more...

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A conversation with Maureen Lipman

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The much-loved and...read more...