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Challis and Pasquale to team up in Peter Pan

The Theatre Royal Nottingham has comedy legend Joe Pasquale and Only Fools and Horses star John Challis leading the cast of this year’s swashbuckling family pantomime, Peter Pan.

Theatre and Comedy
Interview: EastEnders star Ted Reilly on his current role at Nottingham Playhouse

Interview: EastEnders star Ted Reilly on his current role at Nottingham Playhouse

EastEnders star Ted Reilly is taking centre stage at the Neville Studio this month, in a Nottingham Playhouse and Fifth Word production of modern drama, Lava.

Theatre and Comedy
Panto favourite Ben returns with night of variety

Panto favourite Ben returns with night of variety

The Ben Nickless Variety Show can be seen at the Theatre Royal Nottingham on Saturday, September 8, from 7.30pm.

Theatre and Comedy
Spectacular circus show comes to Nottingham venue

Spectacular circus show comes to Nottingham venue

Cirque Berserk!, the big and bold theatre circus spectacular, will be coming to Nottingham for one week later this month.

Arts
Wipers Times to begin new UK tour at Nottingham Theatre Royal

Wipers Times to begin new UK tour at Nottingham Theatre Royal

A new UK tour of the critically acclaimed hit play The Wipers Times opens at the Theatre Royal Nottingham on August 28, before it visits Oxford, Exeter, Malvern, Leicester, Eastbourne and Birmingham, returning to the Arts Theatre in London for a seven-week season.

Theatre and Comedy
Dolittle musical is heading for Nottingham and Sheffield venues

Dolittle musical is heading for Nottingham and Sheffield venues

Mark Williams, star of The Fast Show, Father Brown, 101 Dalmatians, The Borrowers, Shakespeare in Love and seven of the Harry Potter films, will star as Doctor Dolittle at the first ten venues of the new UK and Ireland tour of Doctor Dolittle.

Theatre and Comedy
Fine comedy in store at Lace Market Theatre

Fine comedy in store at Lace Market Theatre

Tom Stoppard’s Rough Crossing is to be performed at Nottingham’s Lace Market Theatre from June 25-30.

Theatre and Comedy
New Cirque Du Soleil comes to the area this summer

New Cirque Du Soleil comes to the area this summer

Cirque Du Soleil bring their latest show OVO to both Sheffield’s Fly DSA Arena from August 22-26 and Nottingham Motorpoint Arena on September 12-16.

Theatre and Comedy
See Lewis Carroll classic in the open air at Wollaton Hall

See Lewis Carroll classic in the open air at Wollaton Hall

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland is to be performed by Chapterhouse Theatre Company at Wollaton Hall on Sunday, July 8.

Theatre and Comedy
Award-winner to head the cast in Sweet Charity at Nottingham Playhouse

Award-winner to head the cast in Sweet Charity at Nottingham Playhouse

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company is to stage Sweet Charity later this year, its first musical production since 2006.

Music
Don’t miss out on Made In Dagenham at Palace Theatre

Don’t miss out on Made In Dagenham at Palace Theatre

Get your tickets now for the latest production from Ripley and Alfreton Musical Theatre Company.

Theatre and Comedy
Comedy legends to head panto cast at Theatre Royal

Comedy legends to head panto cast at Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal Nottingham will welcome comedy legend Joe Pasquale and Only Fools and Horses star John Challis later this year to lead the cast of swashbuckling family pantomime, Peter Pan.

Theatre and Comedy
George's Marvellous Medicine at the Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield

Roald Dahl classic brought to phizz-whizzing life at Lyceum

Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine is brought to phizz-whizzing life at Sheffield's Lyceum Theatre this week.

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REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

The iconic Michael Jackson, the undisputed ‘King of Pop’, lives on in the hearts of music fans the world over, continuing to inspire new generations of singer.

Theatre and Comedy
Star cast comes together for new musical Fat Friends

Star cast comes together for new musical Fat Friends

Fat Friends The Musical is coming to Nottingham Theatre Royal, from March 26-31.

Theatre and Comedy
Mark Little is the villainous Fleshcreep.

REVIEW: Jack is another Palace panto hit – oh yes it is

Mansfield has another hit panto on its hands – oh yes it does.

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Peter Kay

How do I get a refund on my Peter Kay cancelled tour tickets?

Funnyman Peter Kay has been forced to cancel his long-awaited upcoming UK tour - leaving fans heartbroken and wondering how to get refunds.

Theatre and Comedy
REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

For more than 30 years now I have been heading to Nottingham Playhouse to get an annual dose of pantomime fun — and this year’s sparkling version of Cinderella certainly lives up to the high standards established over those years.

Theatre and Comedy
Belle and the Beast. Photo courtesy of Whitefoot Photography

PANTO REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast is a roaring success at Theatre Royal

Festive magic, a healthy dash of tradition, a few spicy ingredients and a pinch of modern technical trickery are the ingredients that make up the spellbinding recipe behind Nottingham Theatre Royal’s pantomime, Beauty and the Beast.

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Jack and Daisy the cow meet the Fairy.

REVIEW: Jack is another Palace panto hit – oh yes it is

Mansfield has another hit panto on its hands – oh yes it does.

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