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THEATRE: Argument, through poetry, to song in Druid Murphy's stories of Irish emigration

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Niall Buggy and Eileen Walsh in A Whistle In The Dark

Niall Buggy and Eileen Walsh in A Whistle In The Dark

Published: 28 June, 2012
by HOWARD LOXTON

DRUID MURPHY
Hampstead Theatre

TAKING ON TARANTINO: Matthew McConaughey is no ordinary Killer Joe in the dirty suburbs of Dallas

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Matthew McConaughey plays a detective with a deadly sideline in Killer Joe

Matthew McConaughey plays a detective with a deadly sideline in Killer Joe

Published: 28 June, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

THEATRE: Roundhouse provides the perfect setting for a storm in The Tempest

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Jonathan Slinger as Prospero and Sandy Grierson as Ariel in The Tempest

Published: 21 June, 2012
by PAVAN AMARA

CINEMA: Abraham Lincoln bites back as a vampire hunter out for revenge

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Published: 21 June, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Directed by Timur Bekmambetov

MAN BEHIND MacGOWAN: Inside story of The Pogues by founder member

Shane MacGowan and James Fearnley

Shane MacGowan and James Fearnley

Published: 14 June, 2012
by PETER GRUNER

A FRESH AIRING: A Midsummer Night's Dream returns to Regent's Park

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Tamsin Carrol as Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Tamsin Carrol as Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Published: 14 June, 2012
by HOWARD LOXTON

YOUNG ARTS: John Evans reviews the divisive Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

Leonard McComb’s polished bronze Portrait of a Young Man Standing

Leonard McComb’s polished bronze Portrait of a Young Man Standing

Published: 14 June, 2012
by JOHN EVANS

CINEMA: Fast Girls struggles to get out of blocks and runs out of quality

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Phil Davis and Lenora Crichlow as Brian and Shania in Fast Girl

Phil Davis and Lenora Crichlow as Brian and Shania in Fast Girl

Published: 14 June, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

LOSING THE AUDIENCE? Roundhouse play that sends you out on the streets

Taking it to the streets: Audience members at You Once Said Yes will be sent out across Camden in search of performers

Published: 7 June, 2012
by SIMON WROE

CINEMA: How Ridley Scott's Alien prequel Prometheus is a space oddity

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Published: 7 June, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

Directed by Ridley Scott
Certificate 15

Rating: 3 Out Of 5 Stars

CINEMA: Ill Manors Directed by Ben Drew

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Published: 7 June, 2012
by DAN CARRIER

Directed by Ben Drew
Certificate 18

Rating: 4 Out Of 5 Stars