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Manchester Theatre News and Reviews

THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89
By Editorial Staff
The entertainer passed away following a severe chest infection
Wonderland producer postpones UK tour of Bring It On
The musical, which has music by Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, is about the world of competitive cheerleading and was due to open in Manchester next month
Andrew Scott's Hamlet to be broadcast on BBC Two
Robert Icke's production ends its run at the Harold Pinter Theatre on 2 September
Exclusive: Full cast announced for UK tour of People, Places and Things
Jeremy Herrin's touring production opens in Manchester in September
Review: Around the World in 80 Days (Cadogan Hall)
Laura Eason's hilarious slapstick adaptation is revived for a UK tour
Edinburgh review: Cosmic Scallies (Summerhall)
Jackie Hagan's new play visits the inhabitants of Skelmersdale
Review: Miss Saigon (Birmingham Hippodrome and tour)
By Diane Parkes
After two years in the West End, Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Sch├Ânberg's musical has embarked on a tour of the UK
Review: Cotton Panic! (Upper Campfield Market Hall, Manchester International Festival)
Jane Horrocks stars in this clumsily put together but engrossing story of Manchester's industrial past
Review: Returning to Reims (HOME, MIF)
Schaub├╝hne's Thomas Ostermeier adapts Didier Eribon's bestselling memoir for this world premiere at MIF