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NEWS: Octagon Theatre Bolton announces new Artistic Director

The Octagon Theatre, Bolton has today announced Elizabeth Newman as its next Artistic Director. Newman is currently Associate Director at the Octagon Theatre, directing main house and studio productions, leading ...

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NEWS: The Sword In The Stone gets Rock n Roll panto treatment

Over the last 15 years the New Wolsey Theatre’s Rock n Roll pantomime has become something of a Suffolk institution, but, having worked through the canon of  seven traditional plots ...

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NEWS: Changes to secondary ticket market

Customers buying tickets online for popular theatre, music and sports events will have more information in a move announced by the Competiton and Markets Authority (CMA) today. The CMA has ...

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NEWS: Maudsley and Sweeney lead Hairspray tour cast

Producers have today announced principal casting for a new major tour of hit musical Hairspray, which opens at Curve Leicester this autumn before touring the UK Tony Maudsley (ITV1’s Benidorm) ...

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Interviews

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with And The Beat Goes On’s Johnny McKnight

Horsecross Arts in Perth recently announced a new creative partnership with highly acclaimed Scottish theatre company Random Accomplice to take Olivier Award-winning writer, Stef Smith’s new play And the Beat Goes ...

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Liv Lorent Interview

INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with balletLORENT’s Artistic Director & Founder Liv Lorent

Before balletLORENT’s tour of Rapunzel comes to the Lawrence Batley Theatre in Huddersfield this February, Rich Jevons talks to Founder and Artistic Director Liv Lorent about her work. At what ...

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King Lear Interview

INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Northern Broadsides Barrie Rutter

The Public Reviews’ Rich Jevons talks to Barrie Rutter, Founder and Artistic Director of Northern Broadsides, about his forthcoming performance as the lead role in a Jonathan Miller directed King ...

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INTERVIEW: 10 Minutes with Educating Rita’s Samantha Robinson

Forget the year of the sheep, 2015 is  proving to be the year of Rita. As Willy Russell’s classic Educating Rita celebrates its 35th anniversary, several theatres across the country are ...

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