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Glee Club live date for rising comedy star Ellie Taylor

Ellie Taylor can currently be seen on your TV as one of the stars of BBC2’s The Mash Report and she is due to hit the road again with her stand-up show This Guy.

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Wind orchestra celebrates Wonderful World in next concert

Wind orchestra celebrates Wonderful World in next concert

Catch up with Nottingham Symphonic Wind Orchestra in their next concert, to be held on March 24.

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Exciting new season revealed at Nottingham Playhouse

Exciting new season revealed at Nottingham Playhouse

Nottingham Playhouse has unveiled its updated season programme for 2018, under new artistic director Adam Penford.

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Playhouse is mining a rich seam of drama

Playhouse is mining a rich seam of drama

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company presents Wonderland from February 9-24.

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More guesswork from Graham in acclaimed comic’s latest show

More guesswork from Graham in acclaimed comic’s latest show

Ivo Graham is one of the brightest young things on the stand-up circuit at the moment and will be performing his latest show at Nottingham Glee Club on May 3.

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Award-winning Robins brings stand-up show to Nottingham Glee Club

Award-winning Robins brings stand-up show to Nottingham Glee Club

Nottingham Glee Club plays host to an appearance by award-winning comedian John Robins on March 22.

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George's Marvellous Medicine at the Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield

Roald Dahl classic brought to phizz-whizzing life at Lyceum

Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine is brought to phizz-whizzing life at Sheffield's Lyceum Theatre this week.

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REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

The iconic Michael Jackson, the undisputed ‘King of Pop’, lives on in the hearts of music fans the world over, continuing to inspire new generations of singer.

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World War One tale hits stage in Nottingham later this year

World War One tale hits stage in Nottingham later this year

Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s The Wipers Times tells the true and extraordinary story of the satirical newspaper created in the mud and mayhem of the Somme.

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Top trio of actors to star in ART at Theatre Royal Nottingham next year

Top trio of actors to star in ART at Theatre Royal Nottingham next year

ART, Yasmina Reza’s hugely acclaimed and popular play, is touring the country and will stop in Nottingham next year.

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Dame runs riot in 10th year celebration of panto at Lyceum

Dame runs riot in 10th year celebration of panto at Lyceum

The clever folk behind the Sheffield Lyceum panto have hit upon a winning formula.

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Mark Little is the villainous Fleshcreep.

REVIEW: Jack is another Palace panto hit – oh yes it is

Mansfield has another hit panto on its hands – oh yes it does.

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Peter Kay

How do I get a refund on my Peter Kay cancelled tour tickets?

Funnyman Peter Kay has been forced to cancel his long-awaited upcoming UK tour - leaving fans heartbroken and wondering how to get refunds.

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REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

For more than 30 years now I have been heading to Nottingham Playhouse to get an annual dose of pantomime fun — and this year’s sparkling version of Cinderella certainly lives up to the high standards established over those years.

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Belle and the Beast. Photo courtesy of Whitefoot Photography

PANTO REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast is a roaring success at Theatre Royal

Festive magic, a healthy dash of tradition, a few spicy ingredients and a pinch of modern technical trickery are the ingredients that make up the spellbinding recipe behind Nottingham Theatre Royal’s pantomime, Beauty and the Beast.

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Jack and Daisy the cow meet the Fairy.

REVIEW: Jack is another Palace panto hit – oh yes it is

Mansfield has another hit panto on its hands – oh yes it does.

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From left,  Sam Attwater as Captain Hook, Philip Day as Dame Able Mabel, Anthony Sahota as Peter Pan, Lucy Edge as Wendy and Liberty X star Kelli Young as Tiger Lily. Picture: Anne Shelley.

REVIEW: Pomegranate’s Peter Pan is a surefire hit with young and old in Chesterfield

Christmas has officially arrived in Chesterfield with the opening of the Pomegranate Theatre’s annual panto – and it’s a belter.

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YOUR GUIDE: Pantomimes in Nottinghamshire this Christmas

YOUR GUIDE: Pantomimes in Nottinghamshire this Christmas

We all love a panto....oh yes we do.

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Support Nottingham Playhouse appeal SHINE on Giving Tuesday

Nottingham Playhouse is helping young people across the city to grow in confidence, learn life-enhancing skills and discover their unique voices by calling for donations to its SHINE appeal this ‘Giving Tuesday’.

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Win family ticket for panto

Win family ticket for panto

Take a pinch of fairy-tale, add a splash of song and dance; stir in some comedy and garnish with magic.

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