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An outlaw and a hangman for Lancaster
Outlaw Robin Hood and England’s most famous hangman, Albert Pierrepoint, are central characters in two 2013 Dukes productions in Lancaster.
Birdsong heading for Blackpool
heads to The Grand in Blackpool.
First for Thacker at the Octagon
The Octagon in Bolton stages one of the most powerful American dramas of all time
Countdown to 24:7 submissions for 2013
Organisers of the 10th24:7 theatre festival in Manchester are accepting submissions until January 7.
Renewing bookings at the Library
The full programme for the Library Theatre Company’s sixth annual Re:Play Festival.
Keswick floats its forthcoming attractions
Theatre by the Lake in Keswick has unveiled its 2013 programme.
Capital recognition for Salford youth work
Young people from Salford celebrated the impact of the arts on the lives of young people in the region.
Heart and Soul for the city
Heart and Soul
, a brand new musical set in the city, is at Liverpool's Epstein Theatre next March.
Charlotte's 'wed' to Liverpool
Charlotte Gwinner has been appointed associate director at Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse.
Round-up of regional productions for week starting Sunday December 9.
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford announces new season
Banish the January Blues and welcome the New Year in theatrical style.
Theatre productions in the Midlands for the week beginning Monday, 10 December.
What's on in the North East
Theatre productions in the North East for the week beginning Monday 10th December
Beauty gets to sleep in a Castle in Wellingborough
Paul Boyd, writer of the 2008 Christmas show
Alice In Wonderland
at Wellingborough venue The Castle, has teamed up with Russell Morton to pen this year’s panto
Peter Pan flies into Buxton for the first time
Buxton Opera House will be producing
, which stars Louis Emerick as Captain Hook and Glen Davies as Smee, for the first time.
Jonny back in panto in Stoke
Jonathan Wilkes returns to Stoke’s Regent Theatre after a year away to play Buttons in
Healthy Conley back in Birmingham panto
Brian Conley has recovered from the health problems which led to his early departure from
I’m a Celebrity Get me Out of Here!
and opens this week in panto in Birmingham.
Youngsters play in snow in Derby production
A white Christmas is guaranteed in Derby this year in an interactive production for young families.
Stratford gets a taste of touring cheese show
Bristol-based theatre makers Stand + Stare take their Edinburgh Fringe sell-out show,
The Guild of Cheesemakers
, to Stratford this week.
Ruth Ellis play gets New Vic spring premiere
Three of Alan Bennett’s hilarious monologues, the world premiere of a play about the last woman to be hanged in Britain and the challenge of staging a Jules Verne epic are among the highlights of the spring season at the New Vic, Newcastle-under-Lyme.