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Angela Lansbury wins Olivier Award

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 20:50
Dame Angela Lansbury wins her first Olivier Award after a 40-year absence from the London stage, as Kinks musical Sunny Afternoon picks up the most awards.
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All Time Low top UK album chart

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 18:01
US rockers All Time Low's top the UK album chart for the first time, as Jess Glynne denies Nick Jonas a number one single in her third week at the top.
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Game Of Thrones season five leaked

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 11:45
The first four episodes of Game of Thrones season five are leaked online before its premiere.
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Rapper Nelly arrested on drug charges

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 10:05
Grammy Award-winning rapper and reality TV star Nelly is arrested after police allegedly find drugs on the bus in which he was travelling.
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Justin Timberlake becomes a Dad

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 09:40
The singer and his actress wife Jessica Biel have named their baby son Silas Randall Timberlake
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Dapper Laughs stages comeback gig

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 00:13
Daniel O'Reilly makes his first live appearance as Dapper Laughs after "killing off" the comedy character in November.
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Theatre stars out for Olivier Awards

Sun, 04/12/2015 - 00:01
Some of the biggest names in theatre are gathering at the Royal Opera House in London for the annual Olivier Awards.
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VIDEO: Misty Copeland takes the lead

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 15:10
Misty Copeland talks to Jane O'Brien about why she has spoken out about being a African-American ballerina in the conservative world of classical ballet
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Louis Walsh: 'I'm done with X Factor'

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 14:25
Louis Walsh has hinted he won't be returning to the X Factor judging panel later this year.
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VIDEO: Foam maze artwork opens in caves

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 09:11
An art production has opened in caves in Margate, where audience members are being asked to leave their inhibitions behind.
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Hull theatre aims to stage revival

Sat, 04/11/2015 - 01:18
Battling to avoid the final curtain at Hull Truck theatre
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VIDEO: How to be a museum director

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 23:14
The BBC's Will Gompertz considers what it takes to be a great museum director.
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McAvoy fund to help aspiring actors

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 23:01
X-Men star James McAvoy pledges £125,000 to help aspiring actors follow in his footsteps at Glasgow's Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS).
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France replicates cave art marvel

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 14:06
France opens a giant replica cave adorned with copies of prehistoric animal drawings some 32,000 years old, found at a nearby site.
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Fight to save Dylan Thomas apartment

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 13:07
Campaign to save apartment in New York's Hotel Chelsea where Dylan Thomas was living days before his death aged 39 in 1953.
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Poppies art up for South Bank Award

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 12:55
The poignant Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red installation at HM Tower of London is shortlisted for this year's South Bank Awards.
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VIDEO: 'Why I swapped films for education'

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 12:09
Former British film producer Lord Puttnam explains his passion for reforming the education system.
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Monet's Water Lilies goes on show

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 11:38
Six oil paintings by impressionist master Claude Monet go on display in London ahead of their auction in New York.
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Actor Richard Dreyfuss sues Disney

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 11:12
Actor Richard Dreyfuss takes legal action against Disney over his share of profits from the 1991 film What About Bob?
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Wolf Hall divides Broadway critics

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 09:57
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Hilary Mantel's Wolf Hall gets a mixed reception from New York critics as it opens on Broadway.
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