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What's on in the North East
Theatre productions in the North East for the week beginning Monday 22nd October, 2012
Stan Laurel’s daughter joins fight to save Dudley theatre
The daughter of one of the greatest double acts ever has pledged her support for a campaign to save Dudley Hippodrome from demolition.
Major tours head to Nottingham over the winter
Two productions that started life in the West End, a couple of musical theatre classics and dates for the longest-running show of any kind in the history of British theatre are among the offerings in Nottingham over the winter.
One Man, Two Guvnors starts UK tour in Leicester
A UK tour of the National Theatre’s hit comedy
One Man, Two Guvnors
starts at Leicester’s Curve this week.
Heavyweights lined up in Stratford for Merry Wives
Desmond Barrit returns to the Royal Shakespeare Company this week to play Shakespeare's great comic knight Falstaff in
The Merry Wives of Windsor
“Success” of Cultural Olympiad in the West Midlands
More than 2.7 million people attended Cultural Olympiad and London 2012 Festival events and activities in the West Midlands, according to Arts Council England.
Jerwood Theatre Upstairs hosts new plays from India
Developing international talent
Celebrating dyslexic story makers
The Globe announces the new season
2013 promises a bold and vibrant season
Johnny Come Lately comes North
Award-winning theatre company Coal brings a new play,
Johnny Come Lately
, to Manchester and Liverpool.
Music and stories from Kathryn Tickell
Kathryn Tickell comes to Theatre by the Lake in Keswick on November 4.
Former monk sketches his view of life
A former monk who gave up his vow of chastity in his pursuit of love has created a new comedy sketch show
If The Cap Fits
X marks a part in Hairspray
’s Marcus Collins will join stars Mark Benton and Lucy Benjamin on
’s forthcoming UK and Ireland tour.
Issues at stake in Asylum of Grace
Asylum Of Grace
will première at Manchester’s Three Minute Theatre from December 13-15.
Kneehigh brings Steptoe & Son to Liverpool
Kneehigh reinvents a classic comedy when
Steptoe and Son
comes to Liverpool Playhouse.
Keswick rolls out a careers carpet
Earlier this month Theatre by the Lake in Keswick was filled with young people.
Bard scholars get their own reward
Schoolchildren from across the district will be descending on The Dukes in Lancaster next month.
Flying carpet invite for children
Manchester’s Library Theatre has launched a storytelling competition for children aged 7-11.
The Rocky Horror Show 40th anniversary tour
A new 40th anniversary production opens in December
Sarah Brigham appointed Derby artistic director
Derby Theatre has announced that Sarah Brigham is to be its first artistic director.