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BWW Review: BROKEN LAD, Arcola Theatre Photo BWW Review: BROKEN LAD, Arcola Theatre
by Gary Naylor - Oct 19, 2021

This new play raises interesting questions about father-son relationships in a world in which middle-aged men can struggle to find a role, but its lack of detail prevents its potential being realised fully

Benidorm Star Goes Back To Her Stand-up Comedy Roots This November Photo Benidorm Star Goes Back To Her Stand-up Comedy Roots This November
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 15, 2021

Actor, comedian and presenter to share tales of useless partners in her show at Pyramid Arts Centre.

Photo Competition Launched to Mark Parr Hall's Iconic Moments Photo Photo Competition Launched to Mark Parr Hall's Iconic Moments
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 11, 2021

From Arctic Monkeys to The Zutons, The Parr Hall has welcomed some of the UK’s biggest acts over the decades. Now the historic venue in Palmyra Square is looking to celebrate its part in Warrington’s music heritage.

Birmingham Hippodrome Announce Additional Headline Shows For Their New Season Photo Birmingham Hippodrome Announce Additional Headline Shows For Their New Season
by Stephi Wild - Aug 10, 2021

The new productions join the previously announced The Cher Show, The Play That Goes Wrong, What The Ladybird Heard and the National Theatre's Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

Storyhouse Presents An Autumn Feast Of Drama, Music, Comedy And Conversation Photo Storyhouse Presents An Autumn Feast Of Drama, Music, Comedy And Conversation
by Stephi Wild - Aug 2, 2021

The new season opens on Friday, 27 August when favourite funnyman Alan Carr comes to Chester to try out new material on the city's comedy fans. The evening will also include a support act. 

Laughterhouse Comedy Club Returns To Liverpool Theatre Festival With Double Bill Photo Laughterhouse Comedy Club Returns To Liverpool Theatre Festival With Double Bill
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 28, 2021

Liverpool's Laughterhouse Comedy Club has signed up for a return to the city's outdoor live entertainment festival in September. A line-up boasting some of Laughterhouse Comedy's most popular acts is sure to wow audiences at Liverpool Theatre Festival. 

Brendan Charleson, Jo Eaton-Kent, Sam Mackay and More Join the Cast of CAROUSEL at Re Photo Brendan Charleson, Jo Eaton-Kent, Sam Mackay and More Join the Cast of CAROUSEL at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2021

Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre have today confirmed full casting for Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel, which plays 31 July – 25 September. Joining the cast are Brendan Charleson (Mr Bascombe), Jo Eaton-Kent (Mrs Mullin), Sam Mackay (Jigger Craigin), Ediz Mahmut (Young Enoch) and Christina Modestou (Carrie Pipperidge).

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces the Return of MISCHIEF MOVIE NIGHT Photo Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces the Return of MISCHIEF MOVIE NIGHT
by Stephi Wild - Jun 10, 2021

Other acts previously announced including Luisa Omielan, Aisling Bea, Jimmy Carr and Paul Chowdhry, and Canned Laughter present a comedy fundraiser in support of the Trussell Trust featuring Lolly Adefope, Kemah Bob, Jen Brister, Bridget Christie, Ed Gamble, Rosie Jones, Jamali Maddix, Rose Matafeo, Mawaan Rizwan, and Suzi Ruffell.

Paul Chowdhry Added to Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's MOREOutdoor Comedy Line Up Photo Paul Chowdhry Added to Regent's Park Open Air Theatre's MOREOutdoor Comedy Line Up
by Stephi Wild - May 28, 2021

MOREoutdoor events also include a 20th anniversary screening of Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge! and a screening of The Shining both presented by The Luna Cinema.

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces Casting For ROMEO AND JULIET Photo Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces Casting For ROMEO AND JULIET
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2021

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre have today confirmed the casting for the title roles in Romeo and Juliet, which opens the 2021 season on Thursday 17 June.

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Confirms Extended 2021 Season Photo Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Confirms Extended 2021 Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 8, 2021

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre led the industry last summer, being the first major London theatre to re-open amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Welcoming audiences of over 30,000, the theatre was widely celebrated as being at the forefront introducing new measures to safeguard theatre audiences, performers and staff.

Selladoor Venues To Open For Christmas Photo Selladoor Venues To Open For Christmas
by Stephi Wild - Oct 26, 2020

Selladoor confirm that following the recent grant award announcement from the DCMS, they plan to lift the curtain again at each of their venues this year in time for Christmas.

JUST FOR LAUGHS Sydney 10th Anniversary Edition Postponed To November 2021 Photo JUST FOR LAUGHS Sydney 10th Anniversary Edition Postponed To November 2021
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 5, 2020

Due to implications of COVID-19 and the current international border restrictions, we regret to announce that the 2020 edition of the Just For Laughs Sydney Comedy Festival scheduled for this November will not take place. 

Parr Hall Celebrates 125th Birthday Photo Parr Hall Celebrates 125th Birthday
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2020

Parr Hall is preparing to mark its 125th birthday this September and Culture Warrington staff are inviting the community to make it a celebration to remember. 

Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces Live Screen Relay Of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR: Photo Regent's Park Open Air Theatre Announces Live Screen Relay Of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR: THE CONCERT
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2020

For the first time ever at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, from 19 August performances of Jesus Christ Superstar: The Concert, will be relayed 'live' to up to 5,000 additional ticketholders via a giant screen on the venue's lawn.

Gilded Balloon Announce Programme for Fringe 2020 Photo Gilded Balloon Announce Programme for Fringe 2020
by Stephi Wild - Jul 24, 2020

Karen and Katy Koren from Gilded Balloon have curated a Fringe-worthy programme of top quality events and shows to help audiences everywhere to scratch their Fringe itch this August.

Casting Announced for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR THE CONCERT at Regent's Park Open Air Th Photo Casting Announced for JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR THE CONCERT at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 23, 2020

From 14 August, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre will produce a special concert staging of their production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar. Casting was announced for the production this evening.

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR THE CONCERT Will Be Presented at  Regent's Park Open Air Theat Photo JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR THE CONCERT Will Be Presented at Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jul 15, 2020

From 14 August, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre will produce a special concert staging of their production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar.

Gilded Balloon Will Showcase Content From Past Fringe Festivals Photo Gilded Balloon Will Showcase Content From Past Fringe Festivals
by Stephi Wild - Jul 1, 2020

Just when you'd given up all hope of any kind of Edinburgh Festival Fringe this year, Karen and Katy Koren have ventured into the Gilded Balloon archive and decided to introduce the world to some of its treasures.

Birmingham Stage Company And Coalition Agency Announce HORRIBLE HISTORIES: BARMY BRIT Photo Birmingham Stage Company And Coalition Agency Announce HORRIBLE HISTORIES: BARMY BRITAIN
by Stephi Wild - May 28, 2020

Birmingham Stage Company today announce its production of Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain will be part of the Car Park Party, the UK's Only LIVE touring event, with two daytime shows at Powderham Castle, Devon on Saturday 4th July.

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