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If you love ballet, don’t miss this show

The Red Shoes: Theatre review by Hannah Richardson

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Brendan Cole in his new show

Interview: Brendan Cole bringing Strictly magic to Aylesbury

You might think that after finishing a long series of a popular Saturday night show Brendan Cole may want to step back, but he is one to persevere.
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Cordelia Braithwaite as Aurora in a previous production of Sleeping Beauty

Cordelia steps into The Red Shoes

For someone who wanted to be a vet, Cordelia Braithwaite’s career has taken a surprise turn.

Theatre and Comedy
Scott Reid, Crystal Condie and Toby the rat

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time makes second visit to Waterside

The hugely successful National Theatre production will be performed in Aylesbury over the next week at the Waterside.

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Inspirational body image documentary that's 'changing the world' is coming to Aylesbury

Inspirational body image documentary that's 'changing the world' is coming to Aylesbury

The director of a hit Australian documentary, Embrace, is changing how women feel about their bodies
Health
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes coming to Milton Keynes Theatre

Beloved fairy tale dances onto Milton Keynes stage

A beloved fairy tale and award winning movie, The Red Shoes has seduced audiences and inspired generations of dancers with its tale of obsession, possession and one girl’s dream to be the greatest dancer in the world.

Theatre and Comedy
Ian Waite and Natalie Lowe

Duo twirling into Chesham with tour

Following the success of their first dance tour last year, Strictly Come Dancing professionals Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite are undertaking a brand new major tour across the country at 62 venues.

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Ballet coming to Aylesbury's Waterside Theatre

Top ballet comes to Aylesbury

Ballet fans are in for a treat with plenty to entertain them at the Waterside during the new season.

Theatre and Comedy
The Twits. Photos: Pamela Raith Photography

Don’t be a Twit! Enter this rather marvellous, disgustingly good competition

We have teamed up with Aylesbury Waterside Theatre to celebrating their New Year of must-see entertainment in style with a chance to win 4 passes to the Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden and 4 tickets to see the author’s classic The Twits.

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Claire Foy

Aylesbury educated Claire Foy wins Golden Globe

She won the Golden Globe Award  for best actress in a television drama, and thanked the monarch she portrays as she took the stage to accept.

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Stocklake Urban Road has had a 5.3m facelift

Stocklake Urban Road receives £5.3m facelift

Cabinet Member Mark Shaw, and his Deputy, Paul Irwin were busy putting the finishing touches to Aylesbury’s new Stocklake Urban road, which has been under construction since Spring.

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Sculpture of Alice and the Cheshire Cat by Robert James

Mirror into world of Alice

Alice in Wonderland, fairy tales and winter-inspired work is the subject of an art exhibition running through to the end of the month.

Arts
Town Farm Art Show at Cheddington

Art presents for Christmas

A high quality art and craft show this weekend will provide plenty of opportunity to find the perfect Christmas gifts.

Arts
Some of the displays to be seen in Tring

Plenty of artwork is on display in Tring

Eight different artists will be displaying their work at a four day extravaganza coming to the College Lake Nature Reserve near Tring.

Arts
Post-truth crowned Word of the Year 2016

Post-truth crowned Word of the Year 2016

The Oxford Dictionary has announced that the word “post-truth” is Word of the Year 2016.

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Experimental fun from Structured Disasters this weekend

Up-and-coming promoters

Music
Kandeez dancers brought home 23 trophies from the National Finals

Kandeez find it a breeze as young dancers do town proud at national finals

Dancers from Aylesbury’s Kandeez Dance school did the town proud when they brought home a brilliant 23 trophies from the ISTD DFR National Grand Finals Competition at the Guildford Spectrum last week.

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English Youth Ballet.

Chance to take part in ballet

Young ballet dancers who want to perform on stage at a real theatre alongside professional principal dancers are invited to attend an audition with the English Youth Ballet.

Arts
Raising awareness of mental health one blog post at a time

Raising awareness of mental health one blog post at a time

A woman is determined to raise awareness and change minds about mental health with her new blog.

Health
More women are opting for trainers over heels

More women buying trainers than high heels

Women are swapping high heels for comfy trainers as they follow in the footsteps of fashion icons such as Victoria Beckham who have ditched skyscraper shoes.

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