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‘Going Home – Wild Theme’ from Local Hero – Video Cover by Giulio Cattarini

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‘Going Home – Wild Theme’ from Local Hero – Video Cover by Giulio Cattarini Giulio Cattarini is our loyal and true fan from Italy, and today we would ...
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‘Local Hero’ is Coming to The Old Vic Theatre in June 2020

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The official fan page of Mark Knopfler on Facebook yesterday shared a post for the musical ‘Local Hero’. ‘Local Hero’ is coming to The Old Vic Theatre in ...
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He’s local, he’s a hero, but when did it all start?

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Doesn’t time fly when you’re enjoying yourself. We’ve been looking back at some of the most important moments in the North East and wondering where the time went. ...
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Local Hero — cherished movie becomes marvellous musical at the Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh

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With new music by Mark Knopfler, this stage adaptation of Bill Forsyth’s 1983 film is a delight. “You can put a number on anything,” sings Mac, an American ...
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Mark Knopfler: ‘I’ve been tested, but the desire to make music has remained’

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Sultan of swing – Mark Knopfler talks the power of music, playing with his childhood icons and why he had to step back from Dire Straits in a ...
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Mark Knopfler on his return to Local Hero: How he penned the songs for the new Scottish musical

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He is one of the UK’s most successful musicians. A legend. Yet writing songs for a new musical version of the beloved film ‘Local Hero’ put doubts in ...
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News from Mark Knopfler about stage musical – Local Hero

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For those who are subscribed to the markknopfler.com – today they received email about the news from Mark’s Local Hero stage musical. A new stage musical production of ...
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New cover video by David Claux of Local Hero – Wild Theme

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Do you remember on David Claux, the French musician? He is back with new cover from Dire Straits. Before one week we received email from him, where he ...
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Local Hero to take to stage as a musical

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Bill Forsyth’s 1983 film Local Hero is set to become a stage musical. Mark has been busy writing the music and lyrics for the show scheduled for a ...
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Sunday movie ‘Local Hero’ (1983) – Proposal from team of DSB

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This time we have comedy-drama British movie ‘Local Hero’ from 1983 written and directed by Bill Forsyth and starring Peter Riegert, Denis Lawson, Fulton Mackay, and Burt Lancaster. ...
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