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Review: Bouncers at the MAC Belfast

Jane Hardy
THE MAC has transformed its main stage into the Luminaire Club with serious ooh la la for Big Telly's production of Bouncers by John Godber.

Madagascar musical set for Belfast adventure

Jenny Lee
THIS Easter, Belfast audiences can join Alex the lion, Marty the zebra, Melman the giraffe, Gloria the hippo and those penguin geniuses Skipper, Kowalski, Private and Rico in the stage musical of the popular DreamWorks animated movie Madagascar.

Step back in time with A Queer Céilí At The Marty Forsythe

David Roy
SET in 1983 Belfast and based on real newsworthy events, A Queer Céilí at The Marty Forsythe is set to transport audiences back to a time when homosexuality had just been decriminalised in the north – much to the chagrin of Ian Paisley and his supporters – a mere 15 years after the equivalent Sexual Offences Act 1967 was passed in Britain.

Strictly star Joanne Clifton liberated by raunchy Rocky Horror role

David Roy
APART from learning The Time Warp as a four-year-old at her childhood dance class, Strictly Come Dancing star turned musical theatre talent Joanne Clifton admits she knew virtually nothing about Richard O'Brien's iconic musical prior to taking on the role of Janet in the current touring production, which visits Belfast's Grand Opera House later this month.