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Theatre & Comedy

Peter Kay tour cancellation: What are my rights as a ticket holder?

What are your rights if you hold a ticket to one of Peter Kay's cancelled shows?

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Blackpools Grand Theatre

Donate extra panto ticket for the needy

Blackpool’s Grand Theatre is asking panto-goers to buy an extra ticket at a special rate, which will then be donated to local groups in need.

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Millie Hansford as Alice Fitzwarren

Comic capers make for golden debut at Pavilion

This production of Dick Whittington, the first staged in Lytham by Paul Holman Associates, is by far the Lowther Pavilion’s best festive offering for years.

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Tracey Jordan

Tracey is a ‘woman in love’ with hit songstress Streisand

A regular on Blackpool’s cabaret circuit will return with her personal tribute to one of the greatest female singers of all time.

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The star of the Channel 4 programme The Supervet, will be taking his stage show, Welcome To My World, on an 18-date nationwide tour

Supervet Noel Fitzpatrick to embark on first live tour

The Supervet, Professor Noel Fitzpatrick, is going on the road.
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Madagascar

Animal magic as hit movie goes on stage in Blackpool

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as Madagascar a Musical Adventure arrives at Blackpool’s Opera House.

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Evita

Classic musical returns to the North West

After 10 years in the UK and two West End seasons, Evita returns to Manchester’s Palace Theatre until Saturday.

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Dorothy, played by Francesca Guerin, and the Wicked Witch of the West played by Chloe-Jay Waterworth

Talented young skaters promise a wizard of a festive extravaganza

Prepare to be amazed by a cast of talented young skaters who are set to bring the story of the Wizard of Oz to life.

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Scene from the Disney movie Beauty and the Beast

Steve back for beaut of a panto next year

With the curtain only just raised on this year’s panto, Blackpool’s The Grand have already unveiled next year’s production.

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Dave Gorman

Dave to make a powerful point

Dave Gorman, the man behind Dave TV’s hit show Modern Life Is Goodish as well as Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure, is back on the road later next year with a  new and hilarious live show, With Great PowerPoint Comes Great ResponsibilityPoint.

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The Discount Comedy Checkout are coming back to the Winter Gardens

Improv comedy comes back

A comedy quartet are set to bring their improvisation show back to Blackpool.

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Milton Jones

Milton puts ‘nonsense’ centre stage once more

Surreal funnyman Milton Jones says nonsense is a the centre of his new show which comes to Blackpool in the spring, writes Ben Williams.

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Preston Panto Aladdin photocall...Carl Tracey, playing the role of Aladdin with Stacey McClean as Princess Jasmine

Stacey’s very happy to be close to home for festive starring role

With only a few days to go until the opening night of this year’s Preston pantomime, Aladdin, the actors have truly settled into rehearsals at the Guild Hall.

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Marc Small as Ebeneezer Scrooge. Photo: Richard Davenport

Theatre review: A Christmas Carol at the Octagon Theatre

Yet another Christmas cracker of a production from a theatre that, unlike the pre-repentant Scrooge, keeps giving and giving.

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Dorothy, played by Francesca Guerin, and the Wicked Witch of the West played by Chloe-Jay Waterworth

Get your skates on to see Wizard of Oz at the Pleasure Beach Arena

A cast of 65 talented young skaters invite you to follow the yellow brick road this Christmas.

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JoannaLumley

Joanna Lumley to hit the road in It's All About Me tour

Joanna Lumley's "fabulous" new tour is coming to Blackpool
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The cast of Peter Pan. Pictured is Jake Quickenden, Jennifer Ellison and Scott Gallagher

Panto star Jennifer to flick switch to turn on resort Christmas lights

Despite fears this year’s lights switch-on would not go ahead, this year’s show promises to be the biggest and best for years

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A snap from the dress rehearsal

Curtain up for techno panto’s giant performance

Our Lady Star of the Sea is putting the finishing touches to their panto Jack and the Beanstalk which starts tonight at 7.30pm.

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A scene from the 1963 film Summer Holiday

Cliff show in town for Summer Holiday

A musical based on the hit Cliff Richard movie Summer Holiday is to make a stop in Blackpool.

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Nicktoons Christmas Grotto and Ice Skating

Visit Santa and Spongebob at festive grotto at the Blackpool Pleasure Beach Arena

The festive season is on its way and Blackpool Pleasure Beach is giving families the opportunity to get into the seasonal spirit at the Blackpool Pleasure Beach Arena with the launch of the Nicktoons Christmas Grotto and Ice Skating.

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