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Birmingham Theatre News and Reviews

THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
Derren Brown returns to the West End in September
His new show Underground runs at the Playhouse Theatre for a limited run
Full cast announced for the UK tour of Hedda Gabler
Ivo van Hove's production begins its tour of the UK in Plymouth in October
Fierce Festival announces full programme
Dance, art and theatre shows will take over the city for one week in October
200 years of Jane Austen: six times Austen's works were adapted for the stage
On the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death, we take a look at the stage adaptations of her beloved novels
Review: Der Rosenkavalier (Wales Millennium Centre and tour)
Strauss's romantic masterpiece in a musically transcendent new production
Review: Sand in the Sandwiches (Theatre Royal Haymarket and touring)
Edward Fox stars as the poet John Betjeman in this one-man play
Review: The Who's Tommy (Birmingham Repertory Theatre)
By Diane Parkes
Kerry Michael directs the second production as part of the Ramps on the Moon project
Review: The Addams Family (New Wimbledon Theatre)
Carrie Hope Fletcher, Samantha Womack and Cameron Blakely star in the UK premiere of the Broadway musical
Review: Sukanya (The Curve, Leicester and tour)
East meets West in a new romantic opera by the late Ravi Shankar