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20 songs that turn 20 in 2019
From Britney to Christina, Eminem to Dr. Dre, and Destiny's Child to TLC, you'll be surprised by our list of popular songs released in 1999.
Aminah Barnes   |  20 Dec 2018
A Beginner's Guide to Pantomime Etiquette
A Beginner's Guide to Pantomime Etiquette
Norms and traditions, here's everything you need to know about going to a pantomime.
Aminah Barnes   |  20 Dec 2018
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32 of the most anticipated films coming out in 2019
32 of the most anticipated films coming out in 2019
These are the 31 best and most exciting films due out in 2019 - which are you most looking forward to?
Kestra Walker   |  19 Dec 2018
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These are the best Christmas pantomimes in 2018
These are the best Christmas pantomimes in 2018
From Gareth Gates to Dawn French to 'Phil Mitchell' - discover who's performing at a panto near you.
Aminah Barnes   |  12 Dec 2018
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Top films to see at the cinema this Christmas
Top films to see at the cinema this Christmas
From eagerly-anticipated sequels to farcical and festive comedies, check out which films are coming to cinemas for Christmas 2018.
Aminah Barnes   |  20 Nov 2018
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Will Ralph Breaks The Internet break the Disney sequel curse?
Will Ralph Breaks The Internet break the Disney sequel curse?
Ahead of the UK release of Ralph Breaks The Internet, we reflect on why previous Disney sequels have been disappointing and whether Ralph Breaks The Internet will buck the trend.
Chris Ogden   |  19 Nov 2018
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Manchester: the UK's rock and indie music capital
Manchester: the UK's rock and indie music capital
TickX's research found that Manchester has the UK's best combo of rock/indie gigs overall and gigs relative to its population, thanks to the city's large number of active venues.
Chris Ogden   |  1 Nov 2018
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13 horror film fan theories that will scare you
13 horror film fan theories that will scare you
Find out which horror villain is the adult version of Home Alone's 'Kevin', which mass murder inspired 'Leatherface', and which horror films put a curse on their cast with our definitive list of top fan theories.
Aminah Barnes   |  31 Oct 2018
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Inside the UK’s most haunted theatres
Inside the UK’s most haunted theatres
Longstanding buildings with a huge array of people entering their halls, theatres are some of the most haunted places in the UK - we investigate real stories of hauntings from some of the most prominent venues.
Kestra Walker   |  25 Oct 2018
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Want to see the next big theatre show? Start at Finborough
Want to see the next big theatre show? Start at Finborough
We talk to Finborough Artistic Director Neil McPherson about Fringe Theatre and it's implication upon contemporary theatre.
Kestra Walker   |  17 Oct 2018
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Guide to accessible theatres in the North of England
Guide to accessible theatres in the North of England
Take a look at our list of theatres across Yorkshire, the North West and the North East that have some of the strongest approaches to accessibility.
Aminah Barnes   |  17 Oct 2018
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Five Reasons Why Opera is For Everyone
Five Reasons Why Opera is For Everyone
Five reasons why the classic theatre style might just be for you.
Helen McWilliams   |  16 Oct 2018
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Halloween costumes inspired by the West End
Halloween costumes inspired by the West End
Go theatrical with your fancy dress this year with ideas from characters of the stage.
Aminah Barnes   |  11 Oct 2018
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Everything you need to know about the Betfred Super League Grand Final
Everything you need to know about the Betfred Super League Grand Final
Answer all your burning questions about the upcoming Super League Grand Final.
Jake Jones   |  5 Oct 2018
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American Animals, King of Thieves and Widows: How Heist Films Are Changing
American Animals, King of Thieves and Widows: How Heist Films Are Changing
How is the narrative of the modern heist film evolving from a relatively longstanding and unchanged concept?
Kestra Walker   |  20 Sep 2018
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TickX's beginners' guide to Rugby Union
TickX's beginners' guide to Rugby Union
Learn everything you need to know to get into rugby union now the 2018/19 Premiership is underway.
Chris Ogden   |  20 Sep 2018
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Heathers, Mrs. Doubtfire & The Lion King: The Rise of Musicals Inspired By Film
Heathers, Mrs. Doubtfire & The Lion King: The Rise of Musicals Inspired By Film
From Hollywood to the West End: are movie-inspired musicals a good idea?
Aminah Barnes   |  18 Sep 2018
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The Oscars 2019: Predictions and Shout Outs
The Oscars 2019: Predictions and Shout Outs
Is your favourite one of the contenders for next year’s Academy Awards?
Aminah Barnes   |  12 Sep 2018
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Change is in the air: how contemporary theatre is paving way for the marginalised
Change is in the air: how contemporary theatre is paving way for the marginalised
Independent theatres across the country are revolutionising modern storytelling by handing the narrative back to the masses.
Kestra Walker   |  30 Aug 2018
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Newcastle has been ranked as the best student city for events in the UK
Newcastle has been ranked as the best student city for events in the UK
Research from TickX shows that Newcastle beats out London and Manchester for the most events per student, as well as a fair few surprises in the top ten.
TickX   |  23 Aug 2018
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Top Cinema Bloggers React to *that* Post-Credit Scene in Ant-Man and the Wasp
Top Cinema Bloggers React to *that* Post-Credit Scene in Ant-Man and the Wasp
We talk to 7 of the UK's top Film Blogs to get their opinion on 'Ant-Man and the Wasp's shocking post-credit scene.
Kestra Walker   |  17 Aug 2018
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Research confirms Brighton is the 'Electronic Music Capital of the UK'
Research confirms Brighton is the 'Electronic Music Capital of the UK'
We did the research and found that Brighton has the most electronic music events per person, and London barely ranked at all...
TickX   |  6 Aug 2018
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Everything you need to know about Disney's The Lion King
Everything you need to know about Disney's The Lion King
Although it may be one of the longest running shows on the West End, have all your burning questions already been answered?
Kestra Walker   |  3 Aug 2018
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8 Lion King fan theories that may change how you look at the classic tale
8 Lion King fan theories that may change how you look at the classic tale
The Pride-Lands may not have been what they seem...
Kestra Walker   |  5 Jul 2018
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Everything you need to know about Heathers the Musical in London
Everything you need to know about Heathers the Musical in London
Heathers the Musical has landed at Westerburg High once more, and these are the facts about the show you need to know.
Kestra Walker   |  21 Jun 2018
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8 reasons why you need to watch T20 cricket this summer
8 reasons why you need to watch T20 cricket this summer
T20 has been a huge success in attracting newcomers to cricket, with attendances at matches healthier now more than ever. But why has it proven so successful?
Chris Ogden   |  14 Jun 2018
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Lions, Puppets & Masks: Everything you need to know about the puppetry of The Lion King
Lions, Puppets & Masks: Everything you need to know about the puppetry of The Lion King
How do you create a stampede on stage? Through puppetry and innovative set design, Disney's multi-award winning musical redefined just what theatre can create.
Kestra Walker   |  7 Jun 2018
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Superfans in the UK: How far would you go for your faves?
Superfans in the UK: How far would you go for your faves?
Flying across the world, amassing collections, creating art - we explore stories of the amazing lengths fans have gone for their idols.
Kestra Walker   |  17 May 2018
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9 Musicals inspired by books and classic literature
9 Musicals inspired by books and classic literature
Nine musicals found their inspirations from classic literature tales, and some of them may surprise you...
Kestra Walker   |  3 May 2018
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GIVEAWAY: Win tickets to see Ed Byrne on tour!
GIVEAWAY: Win tickets to see Ed Byrne on tour!
Here's how you can win 2x tickets to see Ed Byrne in London this May!
TickX   |  11 Apr 2018
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2018 Laurence Olivier Awards: These are the winners in full
2018 Laurence Olivier Awards: These are the winners in full
The 2018 Laurence Olivier Awards took place last night, and Hamilton swept the ceremony.
Kestra Walker   |  9 Apr 2018
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From Screen to Stage: 20 celebrity actors who have graced West End theatre
From Screen to Stage: 20 celebrity actors who have graced West End theatre
Whilst the big screen and theatre may be two separate disciplines, many actors have successfully made the jump onto the stage as we look at 20 of our favourite performances.
Kestra Walker   |  4 Apr 2018
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Quiz: Which day should I go to Wireless Festival?
Quiz: Which day should I go to Wireless Festival?
Struggling to figure out which day to go to Wireless Festival? Just take answer these questions and we'll let you know.
Jake Jones   |  28 Mar 2018
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5 Reasons The Rolling Stones are the greatest rock band of all time
5 Reasons The Rolling Stones are the greatest rock band of all time
The Rolling Stones are perhaps the greatest band of all time, having reshaped the industry and influenced generations upon generations of musicians.
Jake Jones   |  15 Mar 2018
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Women in Theatre: West End's leading ladies and their place as role models in Theatre
Women in Theatre: West End's leading ladies and their place as role models in Theatre
As an extension of yesterday's International Women's Day, we dive into the leading ladies of the West End and the importance they have as role models.
Kestra Walker   |  9 Mar 2018
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Olivier Awards 2018: Hamilton scores a record-breaking number of nominations
Olivier Awards 2018: Hamilton scores a record-breaking number of nominations
Whilst Hamilton has made Laurence Olivier history with 13 nominations, many other stage productions have stepped up to the plate as well - these are the 2018 noms in full.
Kestra Walker   |  6 Mar 2018
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Best of February 2018: These are the best new songs of the month
Best of February 2018: These are the best new songs of the month
Pale Waves, Alexandra Burke, High Tyde, Fall Out Boy and more: these are our favourite tracks of February.
Naomi Kungu   |  28 Feb 2018
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Can you guess who was the best-selling artist of 2017?
Can you guess who was the best-selling artist of 2017?
The top ten includes Drake, Taylor Swift, Linkin Park and Kendrick, but who came out on top?
Kestra Walker   |  28 Feb 2018
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The Muppets are coming to London for the first time ever - and here's how you can see them
The Muppets are coming to London for the first time ever - and here's how you can see them
You'll be able to see The Muppets in the UK for the first time ever and here's what you need to know.
Alex Finch   |  25 Feb 2018
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Quiz: Find out which of Chicago's hottest murderers you are
Quiz: Find out which of Chicago's hottest murderers you are
Chicago's Merry Murderesses led the Roaring 20's into a media frenzy, but which of them are you most like?
Kestra Walker   |  21 Feb 2018
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Here are 9 iconic Rihanna moments to celebrate her 30th Birthday!
Here are 9 iconic Rihanna moments to celebrate her 30th Birthday!
#HappyBirthdayRihanna! We have been blessed to share 30 wonderful years on the planet with a true, musical icon.
Kestra Walker   |  20 Feb 2018
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The Future of Heavy Metal and the Big Four's Legacy: From the Bay to the Mountains
The Future of Heavy Metal and the Big Four's Legacy: From the Bay to the Mountains
It’s hard to fathom what the state of metal world is going to be like in 15 years’ time, but by affording these bands so much praise we make it incredibly difficult for new bands to break through.
Elliot DaCosta   |  19 Feb 2018
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Year of the Dog: Here are 11 pictures of celebs and their dogs
Year of the Dog: Here are 11 pictures of celebs and their dogs
Happy #YearOfTheDog! Have you seen these adorable celebrities and their pooches? From Rihanna to Fall Out Boy and Elton John, these are some of the cutest.
Kestra Walker   |  16 Feb 2018
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Quiz: How well do you know Star Wars: A New Hope?
Quiz: How well do you know Star Wars: A New Hope?
Star Wars: A New Hope will be screened around the country this winter with accompaniment from the London Symphony Orchestra, but how well do you know your stuff?
Kestra Walker   |  15 Feb 2018
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You need these 28 songs on your Valentine's Day playlist
You need these 28 songs on your Valentine's Day playlist
Happy Valentines, everyone! You won't want to miss out on these 28 perfect songs to celebrate with your special someone, from Twenty One Pilots to Katy Perry and Ed Sheeran
Hana Smith   |  14 Feb 2018
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Lovebox announces first names of 2018 line-up and it might just be the best festival so far
Lovebox announces first names of 2018 line-up and it might just be the best festival so far
Lovebox have smashed the February festival announcements with an all-star line-up including Childish Gambino, Vince Staples, SZA and more.
Kestra Walker   |  14 Feb 2018
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The Ultimate Anti-Valentine's Playlist
The Ultimate Anti-Valentine's Playlist
Kanye West, George Michael, Timberlake and Bieber, Kelly Clarkson and Pink, MJ, Taylor Swift and more? This is your ultimate anti-valentine's day playlist.
Kestra Walker   |  13 Feb 2018
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Reading and Leeds Festival have announced the initial 2018 line-up and it's pretty huge
Reading and Leeds Festival have announced the initial 2018 line-up and it's pretty huge
Reading and Leeds have revealed their first line-up announcement and it's got people very excited.
Jake Jones   |  13 Feb 2018
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Dreamgirls have released an amazing new trailer
Dreamgirls have released an amazing new trailer
Dreamgirls have released a brand new trailer and it's as dazzling as ever.
Naomi Kungu   |  13 Feb 2018
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8 most romantic theatre shows to see this Valentine's
8 most romantic theatre shows to see this Valentine's
Are you ready to feel the love this Valentine's? Perhaps these musical numbers will heat things up...
Naomi Kungu   |  12 Feb 2018
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