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Mary's top role at Theatre by the Lake
Greek director Mary Papadima has been appointed associate director of Theatre by the Lake in Keswick.
From the Olympics to Blackpool Grand
Nathan Clarke, associate director of the London 2012 Olympics closing ceremony, is the choreographer of the Grand Theatre’s Blackpool summer season.
Wind in the Willows for our time
Young Everyman Playhouse is taking on Kenneth Grahame’s well-known tale
The Wind in the Willows
Debut free performance for city
A debut performance of
The Legend of Tarifa
by Manchester-based writer Natasha Smith will take place at the Cervantes Institute on Deansgate.
TV Star lends support to Guildford's Shakespeare company
Surrey's professional Shakespeare company continue their Summer Open-Air Season with Shakespeare's gloriously sunny
As You Like It
, their latest open air show this year.
Darlington Arts Centre to be Sold
The former Darlington Arts Centre is to be put back on the market.
Yorkshire Agency Seeks New Actors
Yorkshire actors’ agency DPM has openings for new actors.
Buy a Piece of Yorkshire Theatre History
Halifax-based Northern Broadsides is holding costume/props sale.
Ensemble steps up to tour in due course
East Midlands’ touring company New Perspectives is this week presenting
, a performance by its Step Up ensemble.
New Season at Sunderland Empire
Sunderland Empire has announced its September 2013 to May 2014 season.
Panto News: June 2013
With less than six months left until Christmas, Simon Sladen brings you his monthly roundup of pantomime news.
Note: This article was updated on 07/07/13 to reflect the news that CAST Doncaster will be staging a pantomime in its inaugral season.
The Bush Theatre goes back to its library roots.
Kids question Ken at the Royal Court
Children take over at the Royal Court.
Another festival treat for Manchester
The Nowt Part Of Festival is coming to Manchester.
Strictly show for Salford
will give fans a peek into the world of the hit BBC series.
Bump for Liverpool and Manchester
, a brand new one act play, previews at Liverpool Lantern Theatre as part of the Shiny New Festival.
Bon Voyage for Epstein Theatre
Boom Boom Productions, the producers behind
If the Shoe Fits
to Liverpool’s Epstein Theatre.
Natalie's 9 to 5 job in Liverpool
9 To 5: The Musical
, at Liverpool Empire Theatre from July 30 to August 3, will star Natalie Casey.
Library community company's Honest
, the story of one man trying to navigate his way through a minefield of motley characters, is the new production from the Library Theatre Community Company.
Alligator Club makes it short and snappy
North West professional playwrights collective The Alligator Club is set to stage a festival of short plays.