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The Vicar of Dibley’s triumphant resurrection

The Vicar of Dibley, ‘The Second Coming’ Thornton Little Theatre

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Theatre review: Billy Elliot at Manchester Palace Theatre

Theatre review: Billy Elliot at Manchester Palace Theatre

New to Manchester and on its first UK tour, the full production of Billy Elliot has arrived at the Palace Theatre and if you haven’t seen it before, you must.

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Peter Kay

Behind the scenes of Peter Kay’s Blackpool Opera House appearance

One of Britain’s most loved comedians will be performing two special charity shows at Blackpool Opera House tonight and tomorrow.

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The alternative tale of Mr Darcy will be gracing Blackpool Grand Theatre

The alternative tale of Mr Darcy will be gracing Blackpool Grand Theatre

The latest offering from comedy duo LipService will be gracing Blackpool Grand Theatre’s raked stage on Friday and Saturday.

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Cast from LATA's forthcoming production of Rock of Ages

Lytham Academy of Theatre Arts three nights of Rock of Ages

Lytham Academy of Theatre Arts will be presenting their production of the smash hit musical ‘Rock of Ages’ at Lowther Pavilion, this weekend.

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Bob Mortimer, who is performing at Blackpool Opera House with Vic Reeves

Comedy legend Bob coming to Opera House

Comedy legend Bob Mortimer says he is “excited” to perform in Blackpool for the first time in more than 20 years, following the cancellation of last year’s show.

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Neve Thomas

Young singers are Walking in the Air

Two young Blackpool singers will get the chance to perform with a 26-piece orchestra at Blackpool Tower Ballroom’s Christmas showings of The Snowman and Cinderella.

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Trinity Theatre Groups production of Robin Hood

Trinity’s Robin Hood production a family affair

Trinity Theatre Group’s 54th annual pantomime continues this week with three more performances of Robin Hood.

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Thornton Little Theatre

Dibley resurrected by Poulton Drama

A brand new stage production of Vicar of Dibley will be returning to Thornton Little Theatre, tomorrow night.

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No Sex Please, Were British

It’s ridiculous but it’s well acted and an audience pleaser

No Sex Please, We’re British, Lowther Pavilion

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David Essex

David is going to miss us

The title of David Essex’s latest tour is aptly named.

Music
Lowther Pavilion

Am dram farce

If you’re in need of a cheap theatre fix this weekend, you need look no further than Lowther Pavilion, with an am dram production of ‘No Sex Please, We’re British’, running until Saturday.

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Cinderella at The Bolton Octagon

Theatre review: Cinderella at Bolton Octagon

It’s nearly Christmas so time for fairy tale offerings from theatres across the land - many fairly predictable and some just a little bit different.

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Elaine Paige

Elaine’s showcase full of musical surprises

Elaine Paige, Lowther Pavilion, Lytham

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Trevor Chances Legends

Legendary line-up announced for new season

Christmas might still be a few mince pies and a lot of John Lewis ad screenings away but at Sands Venue, summer is already well on its way.

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Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors is big play of delights

Everyone’s favourite musical comedy about a carnivorous plant opens at Blackpool Grand Theatre tonight.

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Grand Theatre Blackpool

The Grand is alive with the Sound of Music

If singing along to musicals is one of your ‘Favourite Things’, Grand Theatre Blackpool have ‘Something Good’ planned.

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Lancashire Day

Top 10 things to do in Lancashire at the weekend

Here is our guide of up-coming events this weekend
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Elaine Paige

Elaine turns a new Paige on her career

Legendary musical theatre performer Elaine Paige will be taking to the Lowther Pavilion stage tomorrow night.

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Thornton Little Theatre

Batty operetta takes to Little stage

One of the most popular operettas in the world will be coming to Thornton Little Theatre, next weekend.

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