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Bobby Robson play casting announced
The casting for the Customs House production of Tom Kelly’s
Bobby Robson Saved My Life
has been announced.
Round-up of regional productions opening week beginning Sunday June 30.
What's on in the Midlands
Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday 1 July.
What's on in the North East
Professional theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 1 July 2019.
Composed at Northern Stage
, an investigation into experiences of working in the arts, comes to Northern Stage in September.
Brick Fox lays on Holy Sh*t
Brick Fox Theatre’s original dark comedy
debuts at the Greater Manchester Fringe.
Silver screen duo star in play
The red carpet at Ancoats will roll out to welcome grand dames of the Hollywood silver screen, Bette Davis and Joan Crawford.
Phantom back in Manchester
Phantom Of The Opera
is returning to Manchester.
Luddite rebellion production for Exchange
Unearthing an early 1800s story about resistance, resilience and espionage, Kandinsky’s latest devised piece
There Is A Light That Never Goes Out: Scenes From The Luddite Rebellion
explores the ramifications of valuing machines over human life.
Words at The Sage
festival comes to Sage Gateshead in December.
Jennie's Mojo close to home
is playing at The Met, Bury as part of Greater Manchester Fringe.
Liverpool theatre goes green
Liverpool’s Royal Court is working with The Mersey Forest as part of Urban GreenUP to plant a range of trees, plants and shrubs in the city centre to ‘green up’ urban areas and attract more pollinating insects and wildlife.
Chester's open air 10th anniversary
Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre’s 2019 season celebrate its 10-year anniversary.
Drama about love gets replay at Buxton Fringe
Buxton Fringe 2019 will be the biggest ever with more than 220 entrants and 760 individual performances as the festival celebrates its 40th year.
Cast take on crew in Buxton improv battle
New theatre group Foolish Bandits, which is based in Sheffield, takes its new show
Cast Vs Crew
to Buxton for its festival debut.
One man, two shows in Darlington
Guy Masterson brings two one-man shows to Darlington.
Mozart opera comes to The Sage
Opera returns to The Sage Gateshead in July with
Così fan tutte
Cabaret is coming to Sunderland
The Bill Kenwright production of
is heading for Sunderland Empire.
Belfast's EastSide Arts Festival announces its 2019 programme
Theatre and circus steal the limelight in Belfast’s EastSide Arts Festival.
ENB's Swan Lake in-the-round returns to Royal Albert Hall
English National Ballet will return to the Royal Albert Hall next summer (17-28 June 2020) with Derek Deane’s production of