ENJOY AN ENCHANTING FAMILY TREAT WITH THE NUTCRACKER AT THE LYCEUM      The acclaimed Saint Petersburg Classic Ballet bring their magical production of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker to the Lyceum Theatre from Tuesday 5 – Saturday 9 January as part of their first UK tour.   A delightfully festive tale, The Nutcracker is the perfect introduction […]

A Source of Life – 25 Years of the Ian Charleson Day Centre’ Event Images (1 December, World AIDS Day)

Hosted by Julian Clary, with an introduction by Ian McKellen, the evening of song, speech and music was held to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Ian Charleson Day Centre at the Royal Free Hospital. It included performances by Michael Cashman, Rupert Everett, Anne Reid and Stefan Bednarczyk, the X Factor’s Anton Stephans, mezzo-soprano Sarah […]

London premieres the world’s first computer musical – Beyond the Fence

SKY ARTS and WINGSPAN THEATRICALS PRESENT THE WORLD PREMIERE OFBeyond the Fence A NEW MUSICAL and A WORLD FIRST Arts Theatre     22 February – 5 March 2016   @BeyondTheFence_ #ComputerMusical TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZzI4sfCFjc 2016. The computer revolution. In a world becoming ever more technologically advanced, and reliant upon computers, machine learning and artificial intelligence are rapidly […]

Peter Kay’s Dance for Life

Peter Kay’s Dance For Life Metro Radio Arena Saturday 6th February 2016 www.justgiving.com/teams/danceforlife For the first time ever the award winning comedian Peter Kay will be hosting a series of ambitious fundraising ‘dance-a-thon parties’ with all of the profits going to Cancer Research UK. The three-hour dance-a-thons will each take place across seven Saturday nights […]

An evening of six exhilarating new short plays by young writers from Gateshead and Sunderland

Thursday 3 – Saturday 5 December 2015 Turning Pages Turning Pages is an exhilarating selection of new short plays written by young playwrights which opens this week and runs at Live Theatre from Thursday 3 to Saturday 5 December 2015.   The six plays will be brought to life in Live Theatre’s Main Theatre by a […]

Brighton Hippodrome has a future as a performance venue, says new report

A Viability Study has been published which demonstrates that Brighton Hippodrome has a future as a performance venue. Seven organisations came together in June this year to identify a use for Brighton Hippodrome following its purchase by Academy Music Group (AMG). Led by The Theatres Trust, the Stakeholders Group included Brighton and Hove City Council, […]