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Susan Boyle coming to Bristol, Plymouth and Torquay in 2014 (news)

Susan Boyle will visit Colston Hall Bristol, Plymouth Pavilions and Princess Theatre Torquay in 2014 as part of her first-ever UK tour.

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Paul Potts to bring One Chance tour to Plymouth Pavilions in 2014 (new)

British tenor Paul Potts will bring his One Chance tour to Plymouth Pavilions in 2014.

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Russell Watson brings Only One Man tour to Colston Hall Bristol (news)

Britain’s favourite tenor Russell Watson will visit Colston Hall Bristol in 2014 to promote his new album Only One Man.

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Welsh National Opera: The Cunning Little Vixen at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera’s The Cunning Little Vixen, at the Theatre Royal Plymouth, gets the perfect balance between comedy and tragedy. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Welsh National Opera: Lulu at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera’s superb new take on Lulu, at the Theatre Royal Plymouth, has set the highest benchmark for future versions. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Glyndebourne: Rusalka at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Glyndebourne: Rusalka at Theatre Royal Plymouth

Rusalka at Theatre Royal Plymouth was one of Glyndebourne’s most enjoyable offerings. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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New Devon Opera: Madam Butterfly at Roland Levinsky Building in Plymouth (review)

New Devon Opera: Madam Butterfly at Roland Levinsky Building in Plymouth

A superb production of Madam Butterfly by New Devon Opera at the Roland Levinsky Building in Plymouth must surely be their best yet. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Russell Watson Jubilee Show at Plymouth Pavilions (review)

Russell Watson at Plymouth Pavilions

A Jubilee, Olympic and Prom celebration with Russell Watson at Plymouth Pavilions had the audience on its feet. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Welsh National Opera: La Traviata at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera: La Traviata at Theatre Royal Plymouth

Joyce El-Khoury brought sophistication to the title role when Welsh National Opera performed La Traviata at Theatre Royal Plymouth. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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Welsh National Opera: Beatrice & Benedict at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Welsh National Opera: Beatrice & Benedict at Theatre Royal Plymouth (review)

Donald Maxwell stole the show when Welsh National Opera performed Beatrice & Benedict at Theatre Royal Plymouth. Review by Philip R Buttall.

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