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Something for everyone in new season at Mansfield’s Palace Theatre

It’s a new year and a new start for the Mansfield Palace Theatre with a season featuring a wide variety of shows to appeal to all ages and tastes.

Music
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.

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Summer Holiday to hit the stage in Derby

Summer Holiday to hit the stage in Derby

Good Companions Stage Society return to Derby’s Guildhall Theatre with the musical Summer Holiday, from April 10-14.

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Dara hits the stage again later this year at Royal Concert Hall

Dara hits the stage again later this year at Royal Concert Hall

Dara O’Briain will be performing his new show Voice of Reason at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on June 1-2.

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World War One tale hits stage in Nottingham later this year

World War One tale hits stage in Nottingham later this year

Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s The Wipers Times tells the true and extraordinary story of the satirical newspaper created in the mud and mayhem of the Somme.

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What The Ladybird Heard - Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks - Arts Depot, Finchley - 10 October 2013

Producers - Kenny Wax and Matthew Gregory

Director - Graham Hubbard
Designer - Bek Palmer

actors include - David Heywood

Have you heard? Ladybird and co are on their way to Nottingham

The classic children’s book What The Ladybird Heard hits the stage at Nottingham’s Theatre Royal from January 18--21.

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The game’s afoot as Sherlock Holmes play comes to Nottingham later this year

The game’s afoot as Sherlock Holmes play comes to Nottingham later this year

Sherlock Holmes: The Final Curtain is coming to Nottingham Theatre Royal from June 4-9, starring Robert Powell and Liza Goddard.

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during day two of the 1st Investec Test between England and South Africa at Lord's Cricket Ground on July 7, 2017 in London, England.

Laughs galore as cricket legends come to the area

Cricketing legends Jonathan Agnew and David Lloyd will be performing An Evening of Aggers and Bumble at Nottingham’s Royal Concert Hall on Monday, January 29.

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Theatre Royal to stage Peter Pan next Christmas

Theatre Royal to stage Peter Pan next Christmas

Beauty and the Beast may still be packing them in at the Theatre Royal Nottingham but the venue has already announced its panto production for next Christmas.

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Second Nottingham date added for comedian Dave Gorman

Second Nottingham date added for comedian Dave Gorman

A second tour date has been added due to demand for Dave Gorman’s stay at the Royal Concert Hall Nottingham, next year.

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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.

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Top trio of actors to star in ART at Theatre Royal Nottingham next year

Top trio of actors to star in ART at Theatre Royal Nottingham next year

ART, Yasmina Reza’s hugely acclaimed and popular play, is touring the country and will stop in Nottingham next year.

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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.

News
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.

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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.

News
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.

News
TV stars to appear in Wonderland at Playhouse

TV stars to appear in Wonderland at Playhouse

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company has announced its first confirmed cast members for Adam Penford’s Playhouse directing debut Wonderland, including TV stars Matthew Cottle and Harry Hepple.

Theatre and Comedy
YOUR GUIDE: Pantomimes in Nottinghamshire this Christmas

YOUR GUIDE: Pantomimes in Nottinghamshire this Christmas

We all love a panto....oh yes we do.

News
Nottingham Playhouse

Support Nottingham Playhouse appeal SHINE on Giving Tuesday

Nottingham Playhouse is helping young people across the city to grow in confidence, learn life-enhancing skills and discover their unique voices by calling for donations to its SHINE appeal this ‘Giving Tuesday’.

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