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REVIEW: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at the Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury

The proclaimed stars of Aylesbury’s Waterside pantomimes haven’t always lived up to their top billing, I can think of a few who have been disappointing.
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Peter Kay UK tour CANCELLED including 17 shows in London, instructions issued on ticket refunds

Peter Kay UK tour CANCELLED including 17 shows in London, instructions issued on ticket refunds

Peter Kay has revealed he is cancelling his Peter Kay Live Arena Tour and other work commitments due to ‘unforeseen family circumstances’.

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Cast of Sleeping Beauty at Grove Theatre, Dunstable: from left, back, Rebecca Keatley (Fairy Moonbeam), Will Kenning (Nurse Nellie), Ian Jones (Jangles) and Sally Lindsay (Carabosse); front from left, Jemma Carlisle (Sleeping Beauty) and John Partridge (Prince Charming). Picture by Paul Clapp, Limelight Studios

REVIEW: Sleeping Beauty at Grove Theatre, Dunstable

John Partridge is a perfect fit for pantomime.
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The cast of Benidorm

Sitcom Benidorm comes to Milton Keynes Theatre

Smash hit ITV comedy Benidorm will bring sunshine and smiles with its first ever UK tour coming to Milton Keynes Theatre.

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National Theatre, War Horse. Picture by Birgit

War Horse at New Theatre, Oxford is the poignant story of all who suffer in war

The National Theatre’s acclaimed production of War Horse spends Christmas at New Theatre, Oxford, offering families an alternative to the festive pantomimes.
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The Jersey Boys during their last visit to Aylesbury. Picture copyright Heather Jan Brunt

Jersey Boys are working their way back to several of our theatres

I see a lot of shows in this job, and one of the best I have ever seen for sheer uplifting joy is The Jersey Boys.

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Blood Brothers

Popular musical returns to Milton Keynes

One of the most popular musicals of all time is making a return to Milton Keynes Theatre at the beginning of next month.

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Kara Lily Hayworth as Cilla Black

Cilla's story comes to Milton Keynes

A heart-warming musical based on the early life of Cilla Black comes to Milton Keynes Theatre this month.

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Laura Main, Steffan Harri, Samuel Holmes and Marcus Ayton

Cast revealed for Shrek musical

A star of the BBC drama Call the Midwife will swap babies for ogres as she takes on the role of Princess Fiona.

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Jessie Wallace and Paul Bradley in Deathtrap

EastEnders star Jessie in a shocking thriller in Aylesbury

Given the high profile of her possible death in the EastEnders spin off Redwater, you might think actress Kessie Wallace was looking for a break from grizzly subject matters.

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Review - The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at Milton Keynes Theatre

They say that you should always leave the audience wanting more and that is certainly the case with this production.

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Grease

Review - Grease at Milton Keynes Theatre

Grease the musical is definitely the one that you'll want. From the start it has you gripped and being such a classic it doesn't disappoint.

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Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace

Vincent and Flavia tango in a world premiere at Aylesbury

With Strictly Come Dancing about to waltz on to our screens, two of the former professionals from the show will be touring and coming to Aylesbury Waterside Theatre.

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Curious incident for Line of Duty star Scott in Milton Keynes

They say that variety is the spice of life and that is certainly the case for up-and-coming star, Scott Reid, who appeared in smash hit crime drama, Line of Duty.

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Big name comics, singers and musicals for autumn season at Aylesbury's Waterside Theatre

Two spectacular musicals are part of the autumn line up at the Waterside Theatre in Aylesbury.

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Tom Parker and Danielle Hope as Danny and Sandy

Interview: The Wanted's Tom Parker talks about Grease role at Milton Keynes

When The Wanted’s Tom Parker originally auditioned for Grease, he wasn’t expecting to land the role of Danny.

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Consider yourself at home for Oliver in Aylesbury

Youngsters from across the local area will be among the cast for a youth theatre production of Oliver.

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La Cage Aux Folles

Musical extravaganza visits Milton Keynes

On first glance of the show La Cage Aux Folles, you might think that it will be a camp extravaganza, but there is more to it than that says star John Partridge.

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Grease

Grease is the word for Louisa

If you are going to make your first appearance in a musical theatre role, appearing in Grease might be the dream job.

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