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Writers’ new work gets an airing in Coventry
Coventry’s Belgrade Theatre will be showcasing some of the region’s up-and-coming writing talent in
The New Black Showcase—RAW
Upward curve as Leicester theatre audiences increase
More than 180,000 people paid to attend performances at Leicester’s Curve between September 2011 and August this year—an increase of eight per cent on the previous 12 months.
@FFShorts—Festival Fringe Shorts—Yvonne Arnaud Youth Theatre
The writing competition, set up to find new work to perform at the Edinburgh fringe, has now been judged.
Spring at Sadler’s Wells
New pieces and welcome returns for early 2013
Internet takes Jack and the Beanstalk into hospitals
South Hill Park Arts Centre to live stream panto
Little Angel’s expanding touring programme.
Sadler’s Wells plays the Wild Card
A pioneering initiative for young artists.
Lee Hall Protests to Newcastle City Council
Playwright Lee Hall has written to the leader of Newcastle City Council about possible cuts to library and arts funding
Another Panto for Newcastle
Dance City is to present Newcastle’s third professional pantomime this season
Branagh headlines Manchester International Festival
Kenneth Branagh and top indie band The xx are the first big headliners announced for next summer’s Manchester International Festival.
Library targets next year's audience
Manchester Library Theatre’s Christmas show
has not yet opened and they’re already announcing next year’s.
Newcastle Faces Massive Cuts
Newcastle City Council is considering cutting its arts budget completely
Making more Headway in Manchester
The second Headway Project is underway at Manchester’s Three Minute Theatre.
Glassy way to promote Blackpool pantomime
The Grand Theatre in Blackpool has widened the hunt for Cinderella’s glass slipper.
Put your dog on the stage in Bolton
The Octagon in Bolton is looking for dog owners who would like their canine companion to star in
Of Mice and Men
More Dirty Dancing for Palace Theatre
is returning to the Palace Theatre Manchester.
Arabian Spring Nights for Royal Exchange
Acclaimed theatre company Metta Theatre brings its latest production Arab Nights to The Studio at Manchester’s Royal Exchange.
Queer Contact returns to Manchester
A week-long celebration of the best in LGBT art and culture is at the heart of Queer Contact in Manchester.
Animated Odyssey for Lancaster
Paper Cinema return to Lancaster later this month with its version of
Ghost stories in Gaskell's home
The ghost stories of Elizabeth Gaskell are to be brought to life in the Manchester house in which they were written.