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Mike Leigh returns to the stage


Mike Leigh, one of Britain's most celebrated film directors, is returning to stage direction after a five year absence.

He is to direct one of his early plays, Ecstasy, at Hampstead Theatre in North London.

He explains to arts correspondent Rebecca Jones why he has gone back to an old play for the first time.

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