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  • The best Xmas shows in the West End

    Fancy a cultural jaunt into Larrrrndon? Oh yes you do! Celebs aplenty in our guide to the best West End classics, festive shows and pantos.

  • The Muddy Panto Guide 2018!

    It's what you've all been waiting for. Oh no it isn't! Oh yes it is! Oh no.... OK, enough! Here are 23 of the perkiest pantos in Bucks, Oxon and beyond.

  • First night: Evita, Wycombe Swan

    Don't cry for me, I love musicals! Muddy heads to the first night of Evita to see Lucy 'The Voice' O’Byrne in action. But was she totalmente increíble?

  • Muddy meets the new star of Evita

    She's onstage at the Wycombe Swan this week but what does Lucy O'Byrne do when she's not playing the Argentinian first lady? Lusting after cakes on Instagram, falling over, and nabbing theatres posters of her own face, apparently.

  • First night: Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake

    A brilliant updated production of Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake at the Wycombe Swan that you absolutely need to see. Read my review, and go.

  • How He Does it

    The most iconic modern role for a male dancer is the Swan in Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake - so what does it take to make it? Current Principal Max Westwell, who stars in the ballet next week at the Wycombe Swan, reveals all.

  • Muddy meets… Horrible Histories!

    The family favourite tour reaches Wycombe on 6-7 Nov. Muddy spoke to co-director Neal Foster about what grisly goings-on are in store (clue: severed heads involved).

  • Muddy’s 23 best autumn culture picks

    It's all going on! Behold, your cheat-sheet to the season's best art, theatre, music and film, as curated by Muddy's deeply cultural Kerry Potter.

  • Pick of Edinburgh Fringe

    Heading to Edinburgh Fringe this month? Here's our pick of the best comedy, theatre and spoken word to keep you enthralled and entertained.

  • 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!

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