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Band of Gold was a big television hit in the 1990s, watched by 15 million viewers. Rolling out the same characters in tired old story lines 25 years on cannot have the same magnetism.

Who is the mysterious wife who never leaves the house? Pirandello gives us one version of the story - and then the opposite.

Only 10 per cent of people stopped in the street would have heard of Pirandello - even in Italy - but he is writing for the 90 per cent who have never heard of him

Strictly Come Dancing's 2017 winner Joe McFadden (Heartbeat and Holby City) stars in a new production of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert at the Cambridge Corn Exchange from February 10-15. Ahead of the show we caught up with him for a chat about what people can expect from the production.

Director, Sally Cookson said: "I read the book in one hit. I thought I would kill for the opportunity to make this story into a piece of theatre."

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