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3 TV stars to join UK’s longest running musical

An estimated 15 million tickets sold already   X FACTOR finalist LLOYD DANIELS as Joseph OVER THE RAINBOW winner DANIELLE HOPE as Narrator DANCING ON ICE finalist MATT LAPINSKAS as Pharaoh With a crash-of-drums-and-a-flash-of-light X Factor finalist Lloyd Daniels will make his musical theatre debut in the title role of the UK’s longest running musical […]

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Frantic Assembly’s Othello

Frantic Assembly’s Othello explodes onto the stage with this electrifying ninety-minute take on Shakespeare’s most brutal and gripping thriller-tragedy of paranoia, jealousy, sex and murder. Fusing a taut adaptation of the classic text with its trademark hard-hitting choreography, Frantic Assembly takes a scalpel to 21st century Britain, exposing prejudice, danger and fear. Frantic Assembly’s Othello […]

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ROSIE WILBY: NINETIES WOMAN @ PBH Free Fringe

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Twenty years on – in a brand new show, award winning comedian and storyteller Rosie Wilby traces her former colleagues from a feminist newspaper Is it a comedy show or a theatre show? Read this article in Exeunt magazine which explains that it is both: http://exeuntmagazine.com/features/blurring-the-boundaries/ 2nd – 24th August (not 11th) at 12.05 – […]

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Erasure announce new album and worldwide tour

THE VIOLET FLAME – OUT SEPT 2014 Erasure (Vince Clarke and Andy Bell) have announced details of a brand new album, The Violet Flame, out on 22 September 2014 with a worldwide tour in autumn. Recorded in New York and London and produced by Richard X, The Violet Flame follows 2013’s critically acclaimed Snow Globe, […]

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Summer 2014 season ON SALE NOW!

Having enjoyed enormous popularity as a much-loved series of books and a television series, the heart-warming tales of country vet James Herriot are coming to the stage in All Creatures Great and Small from Tuesday 10 – Saturday 14 June. Starring Susan Penhaligan (A Fine Romance) and Oliver Mellor (Coronation Street) the play captures the […]

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The RSC on tour with Henry IV part I and II in Autumn 2014

Tour opens in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, before visiting Norwich, Salford, Bradford, Bath, Canterbury after performances in Stratford-upon-Avon Production then runs at The Barbican, London between 29 November 2014 – 24 January 2015 Production directed by RSC Artistic Director, Gregory Doran Featuring RSC associate artist, Antony Sher as Falstaff, Jasper Britton as Henry IV, Alex Hassell as Prince Hal and […]

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Amy Lamé – Not your average 9-5

If you ever wonder where the gay scene is heading, it is worth while taking a look at what Amy Lamé is up to first! Since she started her cabaret nightclub in London in the mid-90s, she has been at the very front tip of London’s queer scene. We took some time to chat to […]

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Rosie Wilby: Is Monogamy Dead?

Following a premiere at Camden Fringe 2013 and a run at Assembly venues in Edinburgh…. Friday 28th February 7.30pm An enhanced performance of Rosie’s show with a post-show discussion to be recorded for her radio magazine Out In South London on Resonance 104.4FM CanadaWater CultureSpace,CanadaWater Library, 21SurreyQuays Road,LondonSE16 7AR £10 / £8 tickets from www.thealbany.org.uk/event_detail/1130/Canada-Water/Is-Monogamy-Dead? […]

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Julian Clary in Jack and the Beanstalk at the New Theatre

There is not long to go until Cardiff plays host to a GIANT pantomime spectacular. Jack and the Beanstalk starring Julian Clary, Wales’ own Mike Doyle and West End star Dan Burton will be at the New Theatre from Saturday 14 December 2013 – Sunday 19 January 2014. Audiences at every performance will see Jack […]

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Julian Clary leads the cast of this year’s Cardiff pantomime!

Cardiff’s New Theatre has announced that Qdos Entertainment, the world’s biggest pantomime producer and the company behind last year’s record-breaking production of Sleeping Beauty, is set to present another GIANT family pantomime this Christmas, Jack and the Beanstalk starring one of the nation’s most popular entertainers, Julian Clary.  Joining Julian will be Wales’ own Mike […]

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Davies, The Paying Guests and Pride

Russell T Davies and Queer as Folk gave us some brilliant moments: Nathan standing up on a nightclub stage and […]

Reading Pride Announce Festival Line-Up

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Reading Pride have announced the full programme and stage line-up for the 2014 Pride Parade & Festival on Saturday 30th […]

Swindon and Wiltshire Pride: Interviews

Jo Sharpe (Pride Chair) Steve Pryor (Committee member and Parade Manager) I want to congratulate you first on today because […]

Lauren Bacall – 1924-2014

US film actress and gay rights advocate Lauren Bacall has died at the age of 89 at her home due […]

Same-sex marriage – conversions and cross-border hazards

Author Lauren Evans is family law solicitor at Kingsley Napley LLP and a member of the firm’s International Families & […]

Swindon & Wiltshire 7th Annual Pride: Saturday 9th August 2014

“We are really pleased to announce that, following a hard year of, fundraising, planning and organising next week see’s Swindon […]