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An intriguing glimpse into a couple’s life comes to Dunstable stage

A comical and touching play about the 60-year marriage of a couple in West Yorkshire is taking to the stage courtesy of Dunstable Rep.

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Rebecca Mendoza in Hairspray

CREAGH/CARR REVIEW: Hairspray, Milton Keynes Theatre

Dynamic duo Bev Creagh and Stewart Carr – for once united – reveal their thoughts on Hairspray, playing at Milton Keynes Theatre until Saturday, April 14.

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Watford Colosseum

10 things coming up at Watford Colosseum

Here is a quick guide to some of the events coming up at the Watford Colosseum
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Robert Temple will be performing a night of hypnotism at Dunstable.

Casting a spell at the Grove

A controversial comedy stage hypnotist is bringing his red hair, blue mouth and outrageous show to Dunstable.

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7 shows you simply won’t want to miss at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre this summer season

The summer season at Aylesbury’s Waterside Theatre is underway and we have picked out seven shows you simply won’t want to miss.

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Bobby Davro and Dani Harmer star in Beauty and the Beast

Davro stars in Easter panto in Dunstable

Pantomime is not just for Christmas – as the Grove Theatre in Dunstable is setting out to prove next month.

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Robert Temple

From magic to hypnotism for an adult audience in Dunstable

A controversial comedy stage hypnotist is bringing his red hair, blue mouth and outrageous show to one of our theatres in the spring.

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Matilda the Musical

23 shows coming up at Milton Keynes Theatre

Here are a few of the highlights coming up in Milton Keynes Theatre's new season.

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Crazy For You

Strictly star Tom Chambers is Crazy For You ahead of Milton Keynes visit

There are many people out there who would like to spend Valentine’s Day with Tom Chambers.

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Comedy favourite Simon Day is coming to Luton Library Theatre

One top comic, four great characters in Luton

Comedian and actor Simon Day will be bringing his one-man show to Luton next week.

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VIDEO: Visiting Shrek's swamp ahead of Northampton and Milton Keynes dates

We took a visit to the New Alexandra Theatre in Birmingham to visit Shrek the Musical.

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The cast of The Play That Goes Wrong during a chaotic moment.

Review - The Play That Goes Wrong at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

There is something so utterly wonderful about watching comedy live with a captive audience. As long as the material is funny.

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The Jersey Boys

Here come the boys to Milton Keynes Theatre

I see a lot of shows in this job, and one of the best I have ever seen for sheer uplifting joy, is The Jersey Boys.

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Snow Queen in Dunstable

Frozen inspiration showcased in Dunstable

One of the most famous stories and the inspiration for the hit Disney film Frozen is coming to the stage later this month.

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Grace Reinhold-Gittins  as Jane Eyre in Dunstable Rep's production

Timeless novel takes to stage in Dunstable

Charlotte Bronte’s classic novel Jane Eyre is coming to the stage in Dunstable this month.

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Iain Lee and Katherine Boyle return to Bedfordshire for the first time since leaving BBC Three Counties Radio in 2015

I’m a celeb – get me to Luton!

He’s the maverick radio presenter whose stint in the I’m a Celebrity jungle won him countless new fans, and now Iain Lee is coming to Luton.

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Peter Kay UK tour CANCELLED including 17 shows in London, instructions issued on ticket refunds

Peter Kay UK tour CANCELLED including 17 shows in London, instructions issued on ticket refunds

Peter Kay has revealed he is cancelling his Peter Kay Live Arena Tour and other work commitments due to ‘unforeseen family circumstances’.

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Cast of Sleeping Beauty at Grove Theatre, Dunstable: from left, back, Rebecca Keatley (Fairy Moonbeam), Will Kenning (Nurse Nellie), Ian Jones (Jangles) and Sally Lindsay (Carabosse); front from left, Jemma Carlisle (Sleeping Beauty) and John Partridge (Prince Charming). Picture by Paul Clapp, Limelight Studios

REVIEW: Sleeping Beauty at Grove Theatre, Dunstable

John Partridge is a perfect fit for pantomime.
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Ria Jones as Norma Desmond in Sunset Boulevard

CREAGH/CARR REVIEW: Sunset Boulevard, MK Theatre

The Creagh/Carr Review gives you two bites of the cherry – the opinions of seasoned hackette Bev Creagh and flamboyant young newshound Stewart Carr. Here they talk about Sunset Boulevard, at Milton Keynes Theatre until Saturday December 2.

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The cast of Benidorm

Sitcom Benidorm comes to Milton Keynes Theatre

Smash hit ITV comedy Benidorm will bring sunshine and smiles with its first ever UK tour coming to Milton Keynes Theatre.

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