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REVIEW: Arcade Fire rewrite the rulebook at Birmingham show

Peter Ormerod reviews Arcade Fire at the Genting Arena, Birmingham
Music
The Beauchamp Sinfonietta

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From real-life comic book heroes to beautiful chamber music, there's lots to enjoy...
Whats on
Andrew Thomas as Will Parker and Jordan Erica Webber as Ado Annie Carnes

REVIEW: Oh what a beautiful show! Oklahoma is a triumph on the Leamington stage

Peter Ormerod reviews Oklahoma!, presented by Leamington & Warwick Musical Society at the Spa Centre, Leamington
Theatre and Comedy
Will Parker, played by Andrew Thomas, and Ado  Annie, played by Erica Webber, in Oklahoma! at the Spa Centre in Leamington

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From a musical favourite to an up-and-coming star, there's lots to enjoy...
Whats on
Sophie Stanton as Mrs Rich. Picture: Helen Maybanks

Review: A wickedly witty explosion of fun with the RSC's Mrs Rich in Stratford

Peter Ormerod reviews The Fantastic Follies of Mrs Rich, presented by the RSC at the Swan Theatre, Stratford

Theatre and Comedy
Become an apprentice to Kenilworths Chief Dragon Hunter at Kenilworth Castle and embark on a Dragon Egg Hunt this weekend

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From Easter family fun to folk music, there's lots to enjoy..
Whats on
Tye Sheridan as Wade Watts

Review: Ready Player One is a delicious feast of '80s and '90s nostalgia

Matt Adcock reviews Ready Player One (12A), directed by Stephen Spielberg

TV and Film
Ghosts by Henrik Ibsen is being staged at the Loft Theatre

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From classic drama to a pop favourite, there's plenty to enjoy...
Whats on
Niamh Cusack as Lady Macbeth and Christopher Eccleston as Macbeth

Review: RSC's Macbeth renders fine ingredients - including Christopher Eccleston - into a flat concoction

Peter Ormerod reviews Macbeth, starring Christopher Ecclestone and Niamh Cusack and presented by the RSC at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford

Theatre and Comedy
The Play That Goes Wrong

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

Our pick of what's on in the area
Whats on
Ronnie Wood, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Charlie Watts

Rolling Stones announce Coventry date

The Rolling Stones have announced they are performing at the Ricoh Stadium in Coventry on June 2.
Music
Joan Iyiola as the Duchess

REVIEW: RSC's Duchess of Malfi is a brilliantly and bloodily realised play for our times

Peter Ormerod reviews The Duchess of Malfi, presented by the RSC at the Swan Theatre, Stratford
Theatre and Comedy
The Musical of Musicals (The Musical) takes to the stage in Kenilworth

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From a family-friendly introduction to Shakespeare to a great work of sacred music, there's much to enjoy...
Whats on
A still from Frozen Road, one of the films being screened at the Banff Film Festival in Leamington. Picture: @benpagefilms

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From real-life big-screen thrills to works by a classical great, there's lots to enjoy...
Whats on
Handbagged imagines what happened when the Queen met Margaret Thatcher

Review: Return to the '80s with razor-sharp show in Leamington

Nick Le Mesurier reviews Handbagged at the Loft Theatre, Leamington

Theatre and Comedy
Monty Python-inspired musical Spamalot is heading to the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From political comedy-drama to a Grammy Award winner, there's plenty to enjoy...
Whats on
The Lunar Festival. Picture: Jolyon Holroyd

Big-name acts and cult heroes heading to Warwickshire: all you need to know about the 2018 Lunar Festival

Basement Jaxx, Goldfrapp and The Stranglers have been named among the acts heading to Warwickshire this summer for the Lunar Festival.

Music
Amadou and Mariam. Picture: Gabri Guerrero

Big-name acts and cult heroes heading to Warwickshire: all you need to know about this year's Lunar Festival

Basement Jaxx, Goldfrapp and The Stranglers have been named among the acts heading to Warwickshire this summer for the Lunar Festival.
Music
This picture of Jimi Hendrix is one of the images on show at the 45RPM exhibition at Snap Galleries in Leamington

Five of the best things to do in and around Leamington, Warwick and Kenilworth in the next seven days

From striking images of music legends to a politically charged comedy, there's lots to enjoy...
Whats on
Harvey Hawkins

Time to have a laugh in Kenilworth as comedy night comes back to town

Kenilworth Comedy Club returns this weekend following its successful opening night in December.
Theatre and Comedy
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