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Cooney Pens Chas & Dave Musical for West End
By Andrew Girvan · 10 Sep 2010
Abba, Queen, Take That, Michael Jackson and, coming up, the Spice Girls are amongst those who have had their back catalogues turned into musicals, and now - perhaps more surprisingly - it's
Twelfth Night in Leicester
By Editorial Staff · 8 Sep 2010
Following a critically acclaimed London run and an extensive UK and international tour, Filter visit Curve for the first time with their explosive interpretation of Shakespeare’s TWELFTH NIGHT
Cricketing Mikado in a Spin
By Editorial Staff · 8 Sep 2010
An ingenious version of The Mikado that swaps Japan for an English cricket club has put a spin on recent headlines thanks to a last minute re-write. Writer Chris Monks has revised his ...
She Stoops to Conquer (Nottingham)
By Editorial Staff · 8 Sep 2010
When Oliver Goldsmith needed inspiration for a new comedy he did what any self-respecting writer would do, he took himself off to the country. His three month sojourn to find “something to make ...
The Core is Coming!
By Editorial Staff · 8 Sep 2010
The Core at Corby Cube, a brand new arts venue and part of the iconic new building in the centre of the town, is delighted to announce that it kicks off its sensational first season with a fun-filled ...
Annie (Tour - Milton Keynes)
By Editorial Staff · 8 Sep 2010
The perennial children’s favourite Annie is touring the UK with a cast that includes Su Pollard as the evil Miss Hannigan and David MacAlister as Daddy Warbucks. Here, 11-year-old Lexy ...
Love in Shakespeare (Nottingham Castle)
By Editorial Staff · 8 Sep 2010
After nearly two decades of touring shows, usually including a Shakespeare play, Heartbreak Productions have taken a sideways step this summer with what could loosely be called a compilation of some ...
The Blues Brothers (Tour - Milton Keynes)
By Editorial Staff · 8 Sep 2010
It beggars belief that anyone would take such a well-loved cult classic as the Blues Brothers and strip out of it any edginess only to add in something weirdly reminiscent of pantomime, but this All ...
Birmingham gets the Habit
By Editorial Staff · 6 Sep 2010
Following its sell-out success at the National Theatre, Alan Bennett’s highly acclaimed new play, The Habit Of Art, begins its national tour at Birmingham Repertory Theatre from 28 September ...
Little Shop of Horrors (Birmingham)
By Editorial Staff · 4 Sep 2010
A musical stage adaptation inspired by the flimsy Horror B-movies of the 1950’s doesn’t immediately highlight itself as a commercial success; however, Howard Ashman & Alan Menken’