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tom birchenough

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Bio
Tom has been based largely in Moscow since 1991, from where he has written for a range of publications. He has contributed to Variety since 1993, and was for many years the film critic for the main English-language publication in Russia, The Moscow Times. He has been associate producer on a number of television documentaries on Russian subjects.

Articles By Tom Birchenough

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Pinocchio, National Theatre review - boy puppet lifts off, e...

From Nicholas Hytner and Alan Bennett’s wonderfully nostalgic version of The Wind in the Willows through Coram Boy, the...

Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic, V&A review - nosta...

What was it about the privileged male Victorian/Edwardian British writer that led to such a fantastical outpouring of books for...

Belleville, Donmar Warehouse review - prickly and unnerving

The city of love provides a backdrop for marital discord and worse in Belleville, Amy Herzog's celebrated...

The Tunnel: Vengeance, Sky Atlantic review - entente not-so-...

For the third and allegedly final time, we hasten back to the Kent coast for another outbreak of cross-Channel crime. Not all that surprisingly,...

Jack and the Beanstalk, New Wimbledon Theatre review - Al Mu...

It raised some eyebrows when Al Murray announced he was to make his...

Cendrillon, RNCM, Manchester review - magic and spectacle

The Royal Northern College of Music’s production of Massenet’s Cendrillon has a particularly strong professional production team, and it...

CD: N.E.R.D - No_One Ever Really Dies

In the seven years since N.E.R.D last had an album out, Pharrell Williams’ profile, which was already massive, has achieved some sort of pop...

The Nutcracker, English National Ballet review - a thoroughl...

The familiar doesn’t have to get old. Last night at the Coliseum there were children in the boxes, adults in the circle and grandparents in the...

Bancroft, ITV review - Sarah Parish's very cold case

This week we were all meant to be gripped by a bunch of ancient geezers nicking diamonds in Hatton Gardens. The postponement of...