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Theatre & Comedy

See some Shakespeare in the open air

A Midsummer Night’s Dream is to be performed at Newstead Abbey on Friday, July 21, by Chapterhouse Theatre Company.

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Home thoughts in new Neville Studio piece

Home thoughts in new Neville Studio piece

Home is a brand new piece of theatre in the Neville Studio from July 20-22, directed by Fiona Buffini.

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Casualty star Rebecca Wheatley has joined the cast of Jack and the Beanstalk.

TV star joins Mansfield panto cast – oh yes she does

Panto bosses have cast a Bad Girl in a good role in Mansfield – and are hoping she will sprinkle some magic on the production.

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Laughs galore as Williamson and co star in Out Of Order at Theatre Royal

Laughs galore as Williamson and co star in Out Of Order at Theatre Royal

Make sure you catch Out Of Order, the laugh-packed farce from veteran Ray Cooney, when it comes to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from July 17-22.

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Guys and Dolls comes to Lace Market Theatre

Guys and Dolls comes to Lace Market Theatre

Frank Loesser’s classic musical Guys and Dolls is to be performed at Nottingham’s Lace Market Theatre from July 24-29.

Music
Giles Croft

Nottingham Playhouse

Croft to bow out at Playhouse later this year with Chekhov classic

Artistic director Giles Croft will be stepping down in November after 18 years at Nottingham Playhouse, and for his last directing assignment at the theatre, he will be at the helm for The Cherry Orchard.

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More thrills in store at Playhouse as season continues

More thrills in store at Playhouse as season continues

The annual Colin McIntyre Classic Thriller Season continues at the first of its two temporary homes this summer, Nottingham Playhouse.

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Nottingham Playhouse

Hop aboard for a thrilling ride at Playhouse

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company and Fifth Word present Wreck in the Neville Studio at the Playhouse from September 20-30.

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Classic Thriller Season launches in city with a real nailbiter at Playhouse

Classic Thriller Season launches in city with a real nailbiter at Playhouse

The annual Colin McIntyre Classic Thriller Season goes on tour to other venues in the city this month, starting with a visit to Nottingham Playhouse.

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The Vamps at Sheffield O2 Academy on Monday, July 10.

WIN: Tickets to see The Vamps at Sheffield O2 Academy July 10

The Vamps have only just wrapped their massive UK arena tour but are back with an album preview show at the Sheffield Academy on Monday and you could be going for FREE.
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Classic farce is back on the road and drops in at Nottingham venue

Classic farce is back on the road and drops in at Nottingham venue

Ray Cooney’s classic farce Out Of Order is coming to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from July 17-22.

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Mark Little

Photo by Robert Workman

Little and co will aim to make Palace panto a big hit

Make sure you get your tickets nice and early for Mansfield Palace Theatre’s panto, taking place from December 2-January 7.

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Ali MacGraw, Ryan O'Neal

Nottingham dates are off as Love Letters tour is cancelled

The UK tour of Love Letters, due to visit the Theatre Royal Nottingham from November 27-December 2, has had to be cancelled.

Arts
Clock is ticking as countdown continues to Splendour fun

Clock is ticking as countdown continues to Splendour fun

Excitement is building for Splendour with less than one month to go to the much-loved musical festival, taking place at Wollaton Park on July 22.

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The cast of The Addams Family. Photo by Matt Martin

REVIEW: Addams Family leaves Theatre Royal audience in raptures

They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky......the time-honoured traditional way of describing The Addams Family — and the launch of the musical of the same name at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal lived up to this in spades.

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Ben Richards plays the Beast in Beauty and the Beast at Nottingham Theatre Royal

TV star to join cast of Beauty and the Beast

Television and stage star Ben Richards has joined the line-up of this year’s forthcoming family pantomime, Beauty and the Beast, which begins at Nottingham Theatre Royal on Saturday, December 9.

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Get ready for take off as Departure Lounge returns

Get ready for take off as Departure Lounge returns

An acclaimed performance festival is to return to Derby Theatre as it celebrates its fifth anniversary.

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Eminem day tickets sold out for shows in Leeds and Reading - but you can still get to see him with a weekend pass.

VIDEO: Leeds Festival Sunday tickets sold out for headliner Eminem

Eminem fans still after tickets to see the rap legend returning to Leeds Festival this summer will now have to buy a weekend camping pass - Sunday day tickets have sold out.

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Micky Flanagan returning to Sheffield Arena on Saturday, June 24.

WIN: Tickets to see Micky Flanagan back at Sheffield Arena on June 24

Comedy star Micky Flanagan is celebrating his recent record-breaking appearances at Sheffield Arena with a return this month - and you could see him for FREE.

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BREAKING: Kasabian intimate show for lucky Leeds and Reading festivalgoers

For Crying Out Loud...get yourself a Leeds or Reading Festival ticket quick if you want the chance to see chart-toppers Kasabian play an official warm up show next week.
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