Theatre & Comedy

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Big names for South Yorkshire's first Wentworth Music Festival

South Yorkshire's Wentworth Woodhouse stately home is to be the spectacular backdrop for a new outdoor music and comedy festival with a chart-topping line-up including Tony Christie, Heaven 17, T'Pau and Lemar.
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Derby Theatre

‘Big House’ role for Derby Theatre

Derby Theatre is ‘proud’ to be part of The Big House, a £5 million tailored support programme for the Creative and Digital Industries (CDI) sector in the region.

Theatre and Comedy
Ed you win! Who else has rivalled Sheeran’s chart feat?

Ed you win! Who else has rivalled Sheeran’s chart feat?

Ed Sheeran has made history this week as the first artist to enter the official charts at Number 1 and 2.

Music
Theatre Royal seat dedicated to the Chuckle Brothers

Theatre Royal seat dedicated to the Chuckle Brothers

To commemorate The Chuckle Brothers’ 50th year in pantomime, a seat has been dedicated to them in the Theatre Royal Nottingham’s

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Keep up with Jones at Nottingham show

Keep up with Jones at Nottingham show

Comedian Milton Jones is heading out on the road again in his latest show Milton Jones Is Out There.

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Extra Nottingham date for Carrott and co

Extra Nottingham date for Carrott and co

Stand Up and Rock featuring Jasper Carrott is to be performed at Nottingham Theatre Royal on May 18-19.

Theatre and Comedy

VIDEO PREVIEW: Avengers assemble for Marvel Universe Live super show at Sheffield Arena

Spider-Man is about to swing in to Yorkshire to save the universe with all his superhero pals including Iron Man, Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Wolverine, Black Widow and more - take a look....
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Nottingham Playhouse

Photo by Robert Day

Lots to enjoy at Playhouse this spring

A Nottingham icon, a Pulitzer prize-winning novel, a global smash hit rock opera and a landmark British comedy are just some of the highlights of the spring/summer 2017 season at Nottingham Playhouse.

Theatre and Comedy
VIDEO: Story of the Bee Gees comes to Nottingham

VIDEO: Story of the Bee Gees comes to Nottingham

Following its West End debut at the Leicester Square Theatre, You Win Again – The Story of the Bee Gees will be embarking on its first ever nationwide tour with a Nottingham stop off on February 10.

Music
Adam, in costume as Smee, proposes to Karen Tomkins on stage at Mansfield's Palace Theatre during a performance of Peter Pan.

Mansfield panto giant returns for more

A giant of Mansfield panto is set to return to the scene of a career highlight after signing up to appear in this year’s production.

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Mansfield Hospitals Theatre Troupe in panto action

Mansfield Hospitals Theatre Troupe in panto action

Jack and the Beanstalk is to be performed at Mansfield Palace Theatre on January 21 and then January 23-28

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Reginald D Hunter brings his new show to Nottingham later this year. Picture: Kash Yusuf

Reginald D Hunter is back to face the people

Reginald D Hunter returns to the UK in 2017 with his highly anticipated brand new show, Some People v Reginald D Hunter.

Theatre and Comedy
John Shuttleworth is coming to Nottingham Playhouse

Shuttleworth hits the road for one more time

John Shuttleworth hits the road again as he brings his trusty Austin Ambassador Y Reg to Nottingham Playhouse on February 1.

Theatre and Comedy
Catch up with Aladdin at the Playhouse

Catch up with Aladdin at the Playhouse

The Christmas decorations may have come down but there’s still plenty of time for families to pop along and enjoy the ongoing success story that is Aladdin, the latest Nottingham Playhouse pantomime.

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Jazz aces at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Jazz aces at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Jazz fans are in for a real treat when Barnes, O’Higgins & The Sax Section appear at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre on Friday, January 13.

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Spring treats at Derby Theatre Studio

Spring treats at Derby Theatre Studio

There will be plenty of intriguing and entertaining shows and performances over the next three months in the spring season at Derby Theatre’s Studio.

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Panto fun at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

Panto fun at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre

The Watson Players return to the stage when members perform Camelot: The Musical at Derby’s Guildhall Theatre from January 17-22.

Theatre and Comedy
Derby LIVE shows prove a festive hit

Derby LIVE shows prove a festive hit

Derby LIVE and Paul Holman Associates’ co-produced pantomime Cinderella and Captain Sprout and the Christmas Pirates, co-produced by Derby LIVE and Babbling Vagabonds, have been hit successes.

Theatre and Comedy
Final fortnight for Playhouse panto

Final fortnight for Playhouse panto

The Christmas decorations may be coming down this week but there’s still plenty of time for families to pop along and enjoy the ongoing success story that is Aladdin, the latest Nottingham Playhouse pantomime.

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Mrs Brown hits the stage in Nottingham

Mrs Brown hits the stage in Nottingham

The award-winning TV comedy Mrs Brown’s Boys returns to the stage when the cast members perform Good Mourning Mrs Brown, which can be seen at the Nottingham Motorpoint Arena from June 8-10.

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