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  • Let’s hear it for the boys

    The musical Jersey Boys, about the rise of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, has won plaudits a-plenty, but is this one that you should leave to the grannies? Read my review and find out - you may be surprised!

  • West End Kids

    Heading to the Big Smoke this summer hols? Put your feet up while you keep the little people entertained with our pick of the best kids' theatre in town.

  • Muddy meets The Jersey Boys

    What do you get when your husband hides your tripod and your new camera doesnt arrive on time? A very Muddy-style vlog!

  • Backstage pass

    Sequins and feather boas you say?! Muddy slips past security to nose around backstage at the Aylesbury Waterside's sell-out 'Mamma Mia'.

  • Thank you for the music, Mamma Mia!

    Bag your ticket to the feel-good hit musical as it makes a flying visit to Aylesbury.

  • The best open air theatres

    Go on, breathe in the culture! The Bard, Jane Austen, Lewis Carroll and Edith Nesbit get the outdoor theatre treatment in some of the loveliest locations in Bucks & Oxon this summer. Don't forget your picnic...

  • Get ready for Gig Theatre

    This genre-busting new cultural mash-up is coming to Oxford next month at the North Wall Theatre. Here's what to expect...

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    Inside the head of Samantha Baines

    The actress and pun-tastic comedian comes to Oxford this month with her sell-out Edinburgh show on women and science. We've nobbled her in her lab coat to tell all.

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    Top 20 culture picks for 2018

    Want to make the most of 2018? We've curated the best new TV, music, theatre, film, books and art of the year. Get yer diary out!

  • jack and the beanstalk panto at Wycombe swan Simon webbe holding bag of beans Chris Jarvis dame trot shocked faces

    Best panto of the season?

    Oh no it's not! Oh yes it is! Muddy reviews Wycombe Swan's Jack and the beanstalk, starring Simon Webbe, Ashleigh Butler and Chris Jarvis.

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