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New production is a mine of dancing talent

Following a critically acclaimed, sold-out, debut tour last year, Gary Clarke’s Coal is coming to the Blackpool Grand Theatre.

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Olivia Birchnough

Children’s presenter is Belle of the ball in panto

If you’re looking to fill a panto-shaped hole in your life but can’t wait until next Christmas, Fleetwood’s Marine Hall has a little Easter treat in store.

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Adventurous treemole Chester Tuffnut, who is coming to The Dukes, Lancaster to entertain youngsters from three years upwards.

Cute puppet show will entertain youngsters in Lancaster

A cute puppet show, featuring adventurous treemole Chester Tuffnut is coming to The Dukes, Lancaster on March 18 at 11am and 1.30pm.

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A scene from COAL, which is coming to The Grand Theatre, Blackpool.

Coal story through dance

Gary Clarke’s COAL, the true story of an industry and a community’s fight for survival will be live at The Grand Theatre, Blackpool on Wednesday, March 29 at 7.30pm.

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Members of Ribcaged

Youth group for Ribcaged Productions

Ribcaged Productions Limited is launching a new primary aged youth theatre group.

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Steve Royle

Comedian returns for a right Royle laugh

Blackpool pantomime favourite Steve Royle is headlining the next Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club.

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VERVE - the Postgraduate Performance Company of Northern School of Contemporary Dance (NSCD)

Modern twist to dance

A series of dance works by international choreographers will take place next week.

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Broadway star Adrian Zmed, who plays Georges in La Cage Aux Folles, which is coming to Blackpool Grand Theatre

First time lucky for Zmed and La Cage

The current UK tour of La Cage Aux Folles, which opens at Blackpool Opera House tomorrow night, presents two firsts.

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Children perform Edelweiss from the Sound of Music

Charity concert’s appeal for a rehearsal space

The organisers of a Fylde and Wyre charity concert are appealing for help to find a rehearsal space.

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Stage show Newsies, which is showing at Blackpool Odean and Vue in Cleveleys

Good News for fans of Broadway musicals

Tony Award-winning stage musical Newsies is coming to the big screen for ‘one-night-only’ on Sunday.

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Photo Neil Cross
Thornley Birds 2017 pantomime Peter Pan
Founder Margaret Blackburn in her final panto roll

Thornley Birds to continue to soar

A lot of pride, a lot of fun, a lot of family, lots of hard work but with great creative results – we’ll miss it all.

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Germaine Delbosq

Husband and wife are Germaine attraction

It’s probably fair to say that there aren’t many couples whose marriage can compare to Germaine Delbosq and Luciano Gabriel Carmona.

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Vampires Rock

Crazy fright night was packed full of rock classics

Vampires Rock Ghost Train, Grand Theatre

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Maureen Nolan (third from left) with other cast members of Menopause the Musical

Maureen’s in the mood for ‘changing’

Blackpool’s own Maureen Nolan is starring in an upcoming musical comedy all about ‘the change’, at the Grand Theatre.

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Vampires Rock

Sink your teeth into rock show

If you’re a classic rock lover, then the Grand Theatre have a show to really sink your teeth into, on Saturday.

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Bianca: Roy Haylock

It’s no drag with Bianca

Acid-tongued comedian Bianca Del Rio is bringing her ‘Not Today Satan’ tour to Blackpool Opera House, tomorrow night.

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Polly Lister in 'I was a Wife' which is returning to The Dukes.

Polly returns with her failed marriage show to Lancaster

An actress who turned the story of her shortlived marriage into a popular one-woman show returns with it to The Dukes, Lancaster where it premiered early last year.

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Tweedy the clown will be joining Cirque Berserk at Blackpool Opera House later this month

It’s a clown’s life for ex-Redcoat Tweedy

Blackpool has a rich history when it comes to circus.

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Thornton Little Theatre

Double, double, toil and trouble at Thornton

Poulton Drama are bringing one of Shakespeare’s most famous works to Thornton Little Theatre.

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Ali Matthews and Leo Burtin in The Best of Both Worlds: A Buskers Opera. Photo: Layla Sailor.

Making a song and dance of financial woes - Lancaster show

A show said to make a song and dance of financial woes is coming to the Nuffield Theatre, Lancaster University on Tuesday, February 21 at 8pm.

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