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Michael Pennington

Articles By Michael Pennington

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Theatre Unlocked 1: George Floyd remembered, a classic trans...

We're easing out of lockdown, haircuts are being had, and the theatre continually shape-shifts to accommodate these changing times. All credit to...

Clemency review - devastating death row drama

“All we want is to be seen and heard,” explains a lawyer to a death row...

Blueprint Medea, Finborough Theatre online review – well-mea...

Medea is the original crazy ex-girlfriend: the wronged woman who takes perfectly understandable revenge on the man who...

Album: The Chicks - Gaslighter

I have had an obsessive-loop Dixie Chicks tune for every...

New Music Unlocked 1: Reef, Supersonic Festival, Elton John...

The lockdown which began in March is now noticeably...

The Plot Against America, Sky Atlantic review - fascism come...

Based on Philip Roth’s 2004 novel of the same name, ...

Alina Ibragimova, Samson Tsoy, Fidelio Orchestra Café review...

The Fidelio Orchestra Café is where you go for electric-shock and deep immersion therapy from the greatest of musicians. It happened last week...

The Rise of the Murdoch Dynasty, BBC Two review - how the Au...

As an opening line to BBC Two's new three-part series, “Rupert...

Album: Nicolas Jaar - Telas

The last experience that this writer had of Nicolas Jaar’s glitchy soundscapes was through his 2011 debut...

First Person: Royal College of Music Director of Programmes...

I wasn’t the only one who felt emotional when I left our beautiful building in South Kensington for the last time before lockdown. By that stage...