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He’s no real-life Scrooge but as he ends a run of A Christmas Carol at the Arts Theatre, Simon Callow thinks seats are a dickens of a price. By Gerald Isaaman.

Hot tickets for Burns comedy night!

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Burns Night Comedy Gala - January 25
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From the city that gave you Billy Connolly, Kevin Bridges and Frankie Boyle, celebrate Burns Night with a line-up of top names showcasing the Glasgow Live International Comedy Festival. Acts like Simon Munnery, Fern Brady and Tiff Stevenson take to the Leicester Square Theatre stage on January 25th.

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Radical Voices at Senate House library

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The library is hosting an exhibition celebrating individuals and groups who fought for social and political reform, including The Suffragrettes.  The exhibition starts on January 16th for a two-month run. Read Dean Carrier's preview.
 
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Happy New Year everyone

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The Review would like to wish you all a Happy 2017!

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The library is hosting Radical Voices, an exhibition celebrating individuals and groups who fought for social and political reform.
Despite a theory that Ian Fleming based James Bond on a spy character created by the now-forgotten novelist Phyllis Bottome, Fleming’s biographer Andrew Lycett tells Gerald Isaaman he feels it’s highly unlikely.

Bonded by 007

Left: Phyllis Bottome; right: Andrew Lycett
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28 December, 2016
by GERALD ISAAMAN

NO sex, my dear, so it can’t be true.” That’s the response of Andrew Lycett, biographer of Ian Fleming, to claims that the idea for his flamboyant secret agent James Bond came fro

Season's Greetings to everyone

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The Review wishes you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

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Read to your children, that’s the message from John Burningham, whose current exhibition is at the Chris Beetles gallery. By Gerald Isaaman .
When actor Christopher Douglas stumbled on Cumberland Market he was determined to learn more about it. By Stephen Griffin.
When actor Christopher Douglas stumbled on Cumberland Market he was determined to learn more about it. By Stephen Griffin.