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5 Fascinating Victorian Christmas Traditions

Bah! Humbug! Ever heard of the Snapdragon game? Here are some interesting, wonderful, bizarre and truly Victorian Christmas traditions!

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Celebrating Christmas at your local cinema

With mince pies and mulled wines appearing in cinemas all around the country, we look at some special event cinema offerings for Christmases past and present.

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Most Fan-Loved Big Screen Concerts To Date

We take a look at some outstanding cinema concert events that just 'hit the spot' for the fans.

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5 Things We Love About Scotland

There's many things to love about this beautiful country, the home to the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo - here's a list of 5 of our favourites!

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11 Very Different Versions of A Christmas Carol

With Simon Callow's A Christmas Carol out in cinemas on 11 December, we take a look at 11 very different adaptations and works inspired by the Dickens classic.

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Happy Birthday Cliff! Highlights from 78 years

On Sunday 14 October, Sir Cliff Richard celebrates his 79th birthday and we’re celebrating too! Here are some of his best moments in the last 78 years...

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Surprising Ballet Adaptations (Plus 1 Bonus Opera One)

With The Merry Widow releasing in the UK & Irish cinemas tonight, we take a look at some surprising ballet adaptations (and 1 opera) that piqued our interest.

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A Flying Visit - The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

CinemaLive were lucky enough to see the 2018 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo show live this year, here is a rundown of our highlights!

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How to behave at an event cinema screening - CinemaLive's etiquette guide

What do I wear? Can I sing? Can I clap? CinemaLive tells all!

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La Bohème On Sydney Harbour: The Making of a Spectacle

Staging an opera extravaganza like La Bohème On Sydney Harbour is quite an undertaking – here we look behind the scenes to see what goes into the making of a spectacle...

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Behind the curtain: The Australian Ballet: The Merry Widow

We take a peek behind the curtain of The Merry Widow ballet and share a few things you may not have known about this sumptuous production.

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Most Magical Music Locations Around the World

Seeing your favourite artist live is fabulous enough - but imagine seeing them in one of these spectacular locations...

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Cliff Richard: Five Decades of No. 1s

Cliff Richard is one of the UK's most successful artists of all time, here we look at five decades of No. 1 hits in the lead up to his 60th Anniversary tour this year.

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Top Outdoor Cinemas for the Summer

With summer just around the corner, we take our pick of top 5 outdoor cinemas.

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Our top 5 picks from Jonas Kaufmann's Dolce Vita album

We pick 5 of our favourite tracks from the tenor's tribute to Italy.

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Movie Stars in Event Cinema

When it comes to event cinema, big names mean bigger box office and it doesn’t come much bigger than casting a bonafide movie-star in the lead role.

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4 La Bohèmes in 10 years

La Bohème is one of the most popular operas in the world - and as we're releasing our 4th one this year, we look back at what made each of them unique.

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Celebrating 10 years of CinemaLive

It all started in Australia in 2008, at a time when digital technology had only just begun taking over cinemas all around the globe...

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