British Theatre Guide
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What's on in the North East
Theatre productions in the North East for the week beginning Monday 30th August
What's on in the region.
Autumn Theatre at the Customs House
The Customs House in South Shields has announced its autumn 2012 season.
Time running out for Godalming's Rotunda Theatre
Time is running out for the project to turn The Rotunda in Godalming, Surrey into a professional theatre.
Girls and lost boys needed for Derby panto
Derby LIVE and Paul Holman Associates are looking for children to appear in this year’s Christmas production
The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan
Dickens readings to raise cash for youngsters in Northamptonshire
Two Northamptonshire venues have planned a festive fundraising event which will mark the 200th year since the birth of Charles Dickens.
All-female Shakespeare wins Buxton Fringe award
Romeo and Juliet
from Three’s Company and Smooth Faced Gentlemen took the top production in the theatre category at the Buxton Festival Fringe awards ceremony.
Thrills in store as Nottingham season extends to five weeks
The Colin McIntyre Classic Thriller Season is returning to Nottingham’s Theatre Royal after a record-breaking year.
American collaboration for Shakespeare’s Trojan play in Stratford
Elizabeth LeCompte and Mark Ravenhill will this week co-direct an Anglo-American company at the RSC in Shakespeare's Trojan play about love, war and politics,
Troilus and Cressida
Glasgow Tron announces new season
Tron Theatre in Glasgow has announced its autumn season, from a new James Joyce adaptation to an all-female
A Christmas Carol
Filmed version of Kursk to be available free on The Space
A film version of the play
about the Russian submarine disaster in August 2000 will be available to view for free on arts digital media service The Space from 1 August.
North East Crew Breaks into Edinburgh
North East-based b-boy (breakdance) crew, Bad Taste Cru, make their Edinburgh Fringe debut.
The North East at the Fringe
Productions from the North East at the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe
City fringe fest to Tuesday
The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival continues until Tuesday.
'Chalky' for Hairspray
Mark Benton will lead the cast of award-winning musical comedy
when the UK and Ireland tour opens at The Lowry next February.
Mousetrap in Manchester
comes to the Opera House in Manchester in October.
Haunting at the Lowry
David Robb stars alongside James Roache in Dickens's thriller
when it comes to the Lowry in Salford in September.
Lost and found at the Octagon
The Octagon Theatre in Bolton is looking for local young people for the festive production of JM Barrie's
Tringe benefits of laughter
Preston Tringe will bring top-quality and up-and-coming comedians to the city's annual fringe festival.
Playing in the park
Lancaster's Williamson Park will still be ringing to the sounds of several productions this summer.