Amazing new musical to debut in Darlington

Here’s the one you’ve been waiting for! Our ADULT musical… ‘HORROR FILM: THE MUSICAL’… The Majestic Theatre is proud to host this fabulously funny and gory musical which will leave you howling! Blood, guts, gore & camp musical numbers will tickle your funny-bone as well as being highly entertaining! Standard tickets are on sale today […]

A Midsummer Night’s Dream Review

Waterloo East Theatre 12 – 23 July.  Reviewed by Claire Roderick CandleFire’s adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is enchantingly engaging. Both plotlines and characters have been excised, resulting in a tighter story with less fairy fluff. The absence of Theseus and Hippolyta does make the reasons for the staging of the play by the […]

York Theatre Royal’s Sherlock Holmes

York Theatre Royal pantomime super-villain David Leonard takes title role in summer show Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles. Roll up, roll up, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls! Prepare to be entertained as never before this summer!   Rehearsals are now under way for York Theatre Royal’s summer show, a brand new retelling […]

Michael Morpurgo meets David Almond in Newcastle

Two great British writers for young people meet as two cultural events celebrating their work take place in Newcastle upon Tyne Two great British writers Michael Morpurgo and David Almond, both known for their books which appeal to both young readers and adults, met in Newcastle last week, as events celebrating their respective work were […]


CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORYANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE IMAGINATION AWARDS The award-winning West End production of Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory today announced the winners of The Imagination Awards, a national competition to encourage and inspire young people to embrace their creativity and the power of the imagination. Hundreds of budding inventors, aged […]

Broadway’s Multi Award Winning Musical Comedy comes to York

BROADWAY’S MULTI AWARD WINNING MUSICAL COMEDY   THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE GRAND OPERA HOUSE YORK   Monday 27  – Saturday 4 March 2017   On sale 20 July 2017 Based on the 1967 Academy Award-winning film, Thoroughly Modern Millie takes you back to the height of the Jazz Age in New York City, when “moderns” including a flapper […]

CHILDREN OF EDEN returns to London at the Union Theatre

Union Productions presents The 25th Anniversary of CHILDREN OF EDEN Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz Book by John Caird At the Union Theatre From Wednesday 10th August to Saturday 10th September 2016 25 years after its original West End production, Children of Eden will return to London in a new production at the Union […]

Pam Ann jets into Tyne Theatre & Opera House in June 2017!

Pam Ann – Touch Trolley Run to Galley 20th Anniversary Tour Tyne Theatre & Opera House Saturday 17th June 2017 In 2017 the A-List queen of the skies, Pam Ann, plans to land the Louboutin’s on international turf and hit the tarmac running with her celebratory 20th anniversary UK tour, and Tyne Theatre & Opera […]

Sue Devaney (Dinnerladies), Steve Huison (The Full Monty) and Kate Anthony (Coronation Street) to appear in Northern Broadsides/York Theatre Royal production of When We Are Married – York Theatre Royal 9-24 September then touring till Dec

Full casting announced for Northern Broadsides/York Theatre Royal production of When We Are Married Northern Broadsides and York Theatre Royal are delighted to announce full casting for their forthcoming touring production of J.B. Priestley’s When We Are Married. The production’s exciting cast will feature Sue Devaney (Jane in Victoria Wood’sDinnerladies, BBC and Debbie Webster in Coronation […]