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""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
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""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
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"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
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"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
The curtain has come down on the 15th edition of the Harare International Festival of the Arts, considered one of Africa’s premier cultural events
Back on the stage of the Opéra Comique in Paris, is “Ciboulette”, an operetta Reynaldo Hahn composed in 1923. Intended as a nostalgic homage to
The two-week programme of the Madách International Theatre Meeting has brought together 20 productions from 13 countries in Budapest. After the
Do you dream of being a dancer, a singer or an actor? Do you want to pursue your passion but don’t know how to get your project or career
Best known for playing the lead in Paolo Sorrentino’s Oscar-winning ‘La Grande Bellezza’, Italian acting legend Toni Servillo is currently on a
Luca Ronconi, one of Italy and Europe’s most influential theatre and opera directors, died in hospital in Milan on Saturday night at the age of 81
‘Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown’ is a new musical in London’s West End based on Pedro Almodóvar’s 1988 cult movie. The show has been
The Hungarian Theatre in Cluj-Napocca opened its doors to the fourth edition of the International Theatre Festival “Interferences”. Two leading
The Opéra Comique in Paris turns 300 this year and leading lights of opera and theatre have been paying tribute to this much-loved venue. One of
the global conversation
‘The baddest man on the planet’. That is what he was known as for his antics in and outside the boxing ring. The former heavyweight champion of the
From fame to infamy in just a few years, boxing legend Mike Tyson, ‘the baddest man on the planet’ as he was known, is now taking to the stage
Euronews’ Isabelle Kumar dashed off to Monaco to speak to world famous boxer Mike Tyson. She got a little more than she bargained for – but still has
If you could ask former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson one question, what would it be?
The controversial sports icon is the next guest on
Our postcard this week is from the birthplace of Russian theatre.
Four hours by train north of Moscow, Yaroslavl is home to the famous Volkov
The Volkov Theatre is one of the buildings that stand out when you arrive in Yaroslavl, a city about four hours by train north of Moscow. Behind the
In ‘Gen Y voices’ we get to know the stars of our recent episodes a little better. Let’s see how these millennials, living and working all over
What is European identity in this time of uncertainty? The answer could very well be found on a theatre stage.
Katalin Szilágyi: “This play is
Several people are reported injured after part of a balcony collapsed in central London’s Apollo Theatre on Thursday evening.
A major rescue
In a theatre in Athens a lone dancer thrashes around the stage in a display of agile anguish.
It is one performer’s artistic response to the crisis
In this series, we will be discovering the most amazing places in the largest country on Earth, where life sometimes resembles a theatre – and a