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Sunday, November 28, 2021

Stephen Sondheim obituary by Tom Sutcliffe

Lyricist of West Side Story who went on to write music and lyrics for acclaimed works including Sweeney Todd and Into the WoodsStephen Sondheim, who has died aged 91, was a leading light of …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 10:32AM
Tuesday, January 5, 2016

In defence of Shakespeare’s difficult bits | Tom Sutcliffe by Tom Sutcliffe

The Globe theatre’s new head risks killing the bard’s poetry if she smooths his language into pasteurised modernityOne of the most obliging things about the glorious dead is that you can…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:10PM
Thursday, August 14, 2014

Forget brilliant theatre the word has become the dullest form of flattery by Tom Sutcliffe

Edinburgh is awash with shows touting their brilliance. However, what thrills on the fringe comes not from perfection but from a collaboration between audience and performer Continue reading…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 03:00AM
Monday, July 11, 2011

The Earl of Harewood by Tom Sutcliffe

Grandson of George V whose work with English National Opera helped transform British attitudesGeorge Lascelles, the seventh Earl of Harewood, who has died aged 88, was unusual for a member o…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 02:26PM

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