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Fancy a giggle? Thame group launches first dedicated comedy night

Thame Players are hoping audiences will have their funny bones tickled at the group’s first ever comedy night at the Players Theatre in Thame on Sunday October 30.


Memories in Milton Keynes

An absolutely purr-fect musical is bound to be packed full of much loved songs when it visits Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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Footloose The Musical

Review: Footloose The Musical at Milton Keynes Theatre

Transported back in time to the sleepy US Bible Belt town of Bomont in West Virginia where public dancing and rock music are outlawed, it can only mean Footloose: The Musical has arrived in Milton Keynes.

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Experimental fun from Structured Disasters this weekend

Up-and-coming promoters

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.

The Commitments stage show

Best selling novel The Commitments comes to Milton Keynes

Thirty years since The Commitments first burst from the pages of Roddy Doyle’s best selling novel, the story of the world’s hardest working soul band is on tour with a stage show to get the audience rocking and up on their feet.

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Actress Kara Tointon plays Bella Manningham in Gaslight

A marriage of manipulation

One of the greatest thrillers of all time, Gaslight returns to UK theatres starring Kara Tointon in the role of Bella Manningham, memorably played by Oscar winner Ingrid Bergman in the classic 1944 film adaptation.

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Yes Please will recreate some of Yess most famous songs including Wonderous Stories and Owner Of A lonely Heart

Wonderous stories retold

One of the best loved prog rock bands of all time will be celebrated when tribute band Yes Please perform in town later this month.

Gareth Gates stars as Willard in the 2016 touring production of Footloose

Gareth Gates is ready for Footloose at Milton Keynes

If you are a fan of Eighties music and love dancing, you are in for a treat as Footloose, the classic tale of teenage rebellion and repression takes to the stage for a major new UK tour.

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Felicity Montagu as Mrs Bennett in Pride and Prejudice.

Interciew: Felicity Montagu swaps Partridge for Austen in Wycombe play

Known for her comic roles in the Alan Partridge series and the Bridget Jones movie, Felicity Montagu is perfectly cast as Mrs Bennett in the touring production of Pride and Prejudice coming to theatres next year.

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Nina Conti

Interview: Nina Conti chats about improvisation ahead of Aylesbury gig

Ventriloquist Nina Conti is putting puppets centre stage with an improvised show.

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Lady Chatterley's Lover

Passion crosses class divide in Oxford

One of the most famous stories of an unhappy marriage and an unfulfilled wife, Lady Chatterley’s Lover, was one of the most celebrated novels of the 20th century.

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Frankenstein to terrify Stowe House

Two hundred years since Mary Shelley penned her Gothic horror masterpiece, a new stage adaptation of Frankenstein has embarked on a five month tour.

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Cast of Made in Dagenham by the Tring Festival Company.

Made in Tring not Dagenham

Inspired by the true story of the female workers at Ford’s Dagenham plant and based on the hit movie, the uplifting and powerful musical comedy Made in Dagenham will be performed as a theatrical stage show this month (October).

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The Full Monty

The Full Monty should be available on prescription

Theatre review by Hannah Richardson

Whats on
Ross Noble

Ross Noble adds new dates to UK tour

One of the master of surreal tangents Ross Noble has extended his Brain Dump stand-up comedy tour and it will come to Milton Keynes, Watford, Oxford and Coventry.

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The Full Monty

Chris Fountain goes The Full Monty ahead of the UK show.

A much loved British film gets a stage adaptation coming to Milton Keynes Theatre.

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Sister Act - The Musical

Review - Sister Act at Milton Keynes Theatre

For a show directed by Craig Revel Horwood, I’ll avoid any puns during this review of Sister Act.

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Save the Last Dance For Me

Singer Antony Costa brings Save the Last Dance For Me to Aylesbury

He may be best associated with the sound of modern day pop music, but Antony Costa’s latest role sees him play the part of a Sixties heartthrob.

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Berkhamsted Theatre Company production of Evita. Nicholas Priest as Che, Lauren Shepherd as Eva Peron.

Final performances of Evita comes to Tring

You will have to be quick if you want tickets for one of the hottest shows in town.

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