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Musical Shrek comes to Northampton

It might be more than a year away, but there’s an early chance to be a believer as tickets have gone on sale for a show packed with ogres, heroes and fairy tales.
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Mamma Mia from the 2016-17 tour

Take a chance on Mamma Mia in Northampton

Gimme gimme gimme tickets after midnight as they go on sale for the ABBA musical coming to Northampton.

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Fantastic Mr Fox

Fantastically foxy musical in Milton Keynes

One of the best known Roald Dahl books is getting a musical adaptation coming to Milton Keynes Theatre.

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The Giant Jam Sandwich

Giant Jam Sandwich comes to Brackley

A classic children’s story about wasps invading a village has been turned into a stage show and is now touring the country.

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Angela Barnes

Comedy night comes to Bugbrooke

If you need a night of laughter to kick off your March then there will be four comedians appearing at a comedy night in Bugbrooke.

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The Twits

Review - The Twits at Royal & Derngate, Northampton

Roald Dahl's The Twits is brought to life with a brilliant cast and to a fantastic music set.

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Rehearsals of La Strada

Top director talks about La Strada coming to Milton Keynes

A stage adaptation of Fellini's La Strada can be seen at Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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David O'Doherty

David O'Doherty brings new show to Northampton

A regular of Channel 4’s 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, David O’Doherty brings his new show Big Time to Royal & Derngate.

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Shazia Mirza

Interview: Shazia Mirza talks Donald Trump and ISIS during Northampton show

“It does work though – you can see how wound up he gets over the slightest provocation.”

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James Dowdeswell

Laugh out loud at Weedon

Four comedians have been lined up to appear at a comedy night in Weedon next month.

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Liza Goddard

Interview: Liza Goddard talks ahead of Northampton dates

Actors are often told that they should never work with children or animals.

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Interview: Doctor Who star Jacqueline King talks about Northampton show

There probably isn't any real guidance to playing a deranged android childminder when you train to be an actor.

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Eric Idle

Interview: Monty Python star Eric Idle discusses Coventry show

Eric Idle's book The Quite Remarkable Adventures of the Owl and the Pussycat has been adapted into a stage musical and is coming to The Belgrade Theatre in Coventry.
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The Twits

You would be a twit to miss adaptation of children’s classic at Northampton

One of the most popular works by Roald Dahl can be seen at Northampton’s Royal & Derngate just in time for the half term holidays.

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Review - Henceforward at Royal & Derngate, Northampton

There was a strange atmosphere for the production by the legendary Alan Ayckbourn

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Theatre around Northamptonshire: Our guide to what's on.

Our guide to what is going on in the region's theatres in and around Northamptonshire.

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The cast of Muddy Cows coming to Rugby Theatre

Scrum down for sporting show at Rugby Theatre

It was invented on the playing fields of the town’s famous school in 1823 – but John Godber’s comedy Muddy Cows takes a modern look at rugby.

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Ayckbourn classic comes to Northampton

One of Britain’s best known playwrights and directors will be bringing one of his most famous works performed for a week long run at Northampton’s Royal & Derngate.

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Brendan Cole will be coming to Northampton later this month.

Interview: Brendan Cole bringing Strictly magic to Northampton

You might think that after finishing a long series of a popular Saturday night show but Brendan Cole is one to persevere.

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Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

Children's favourite comes to Milton Keynes

A BAFTA award winning television show is coming live to Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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