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Sound and fury, signifying something: singing Verdi’s Macbeth

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The slightly shrill comment that Giuseppe Verdi’s Macbeth is no match for the great Shakespeare play, is an unfair comparison. The opera is another thing entirely. Just as Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro is not the great ...

Claire Keegan: ‘I think something needs to be as long as it needs to be’

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For those who know and follow her work, a new Claire Keegan book is as rare and precious as a diamond in a coalmine. There have been just four of them over 22 jare, and all are small, sharp and brilliant. Fortunately...

We Need to Do Something review – doom and gloom in the bathroom

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'N Dekade gelede, Jeff Nichols directed Take Shelter, a remarkably prophetic, big-picture drama with Michael Shannon as a construction worker alienating his loved ones with his insistence on building a bunker in readiness...

'Doen iets besonders': Engeland noem die span van 17 mans om die as te herwin

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Engeland het 'n 17-tal aangewys vir hierdie winter se poging om die as te herwin, terwyl Chris Silverwood, afrigter, daarop aandring dat daar 'opregte opgewondenheid en oortuiging is dat ons iets besonders' in Australië kan doen. Soos verwag ...

Heard it on the grapevine: can you discover something new with a wine subscription?

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Did you take out a subscription during lockdown? Me, ook: a fortnightly delivery of flowers that brightened those dismal weeks no end. And we are not alone. The subscription business, which is predicted to be worth £1...

‘I just wanted to write something funny for my friends’: Torrey Peters on Detransition, Baby

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Torrey Peters did not write Detransition, Baby so that you or anyone else could better understand trans people or, god forbid, be a better ally. “Those tend to be very shallow readings," sy sê, not judgmentally but...

‘Something special’: rumours in Milan over Versace x Fendi tie-up

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Fashion shows are showbiz again. Donatella Versace staged the first post-pandemic blockbuster, with singer Dua Lipa, winner of five Brits and two Grammys, wearing a slashed black dress and safety-pin earrings on the c...

‘Something magical happens’: the cameras helping refugee children to heal

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Serbest Salih studied photography at college in Aleppo, before fleeing Syria with his family in 2014 as Islamic State fighters advanced on his home town of Kobani. He is now one of an estimated 100,000 refugees living...

Sergio Reguilón: ‘We have to build something … something big’

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Sergio Reguilón remembers it with perfect clarity. “Like it was yesterday,” the Tottenham left-back says. And for overwhelmingly good reasons. It was August last year, he was at Sevilla and the match – the Europa Leag...

Tim Dowling: my dad is 100 and there’s something in my eye

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What do you give a 100-year-old man for his birthday? The answer appears to be: whisky. In the run-up to my father’s centenary, neighbours keep dropping by his house in Connecticut with bottles. If we go out, we find ...

Steph Houghton ondersteun Engeland om 'iets spesiaals te doen' as Euro 2022 gashere

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Die verdediger Steph Houghton het gesê dat Engeland "regtig voel dat hulle die potensiaal het om iets spesiaals te doen" op die volgende somer se Europese kampioenskap aan die vooraand van hul eerste Wêreldbeker 2023 kwalifiserende wedstryd teen nr..

Something about my perfect partner isn’t doing it for me…

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The question My partner and I are both 33. We met around two years ago. He is a kind, attractive person, and from the start it felt safe, relaxed and comfortable, but not especially sparky. This is still true. Yet the...

Michaela Coel: ‘Sometimes pain is something to be grateful for’

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Michaela Coel has one enormous eye, looming at me like a cyclops. She’s deliberately pushing different parts of her face at her laptop camera – “Boom!” – trying to make me laugh (it works). The award-winning Coel has ...

Now for something totally different

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Clos la Coutale, Cahors, Frankryk 2019 (£8.95, thewinesociety.com) In this space last week I was writing about how the boom in Argentine malbec now reached as far as white wines. But I didn’t answer a question I’m repea...

An elephant seal: the nose does something no nose should do

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The writer Jenny Diski is on her way to Antarctica. At Grytviken, an abandoned whaling station on South Georgia, she spots a “grey, jellied mountain”. “Elephant seal is one of those euphemistic names humans give creat...

Field: Something for the Future Now review – reclaiming freedom al fresco

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When your stage is the size of a football pitch and you’ve got all afternoon, you can afford to take your time. As the mist rolls off Arthur’s Seat, Christine Devaney’s company of dancers sit on their stools, alert bu...

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