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Jamie Lloyd directs Assassins at Menier Chocolate Factory
By Rosie Bannister · 26 Aug 2014

The upcoming Winter season also includes Buyer and Cellar starring Michael Urie

Michael Coveney: Women fight back in opera and Shakespeare while Timothy Spall triumphs at Cannes
By Michael Coveney · 29 May 2014

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa has become the latest high-profile figure to air their views on the opera critics' comments about Tara Erraught's performance in Der Rosenkavalier at Glyndebourne

Michael Coveney: National comes alive in memories at its own 50th birthday gala
By Michael Coveney · 3 Nov 2013

A dream cast list and a canny selection of scenes sent our chief critic into raptures on Saturday night