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Darts fans flock to Winter Gardens as the ‘Power’ has one more throw at glory

World matchplay, Blackpool Winter Gardens, July 22-30

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Join Mole in Preston's Avenham Park this summer

Preston parks are setting for family theatre

What better way to celebrate the school holidays and having the children at home than heading of to Avenham and Miller Park every Friday for live family theatre in the open air?

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Katie Price

Katie Price at Charter Theatre

Preston’s Charter Theatre will welcome TV personality, Katie Price through its stage doors on Friday September 1 for ‘An Audience With Katie Price’.

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The principal cast of BIDCAs Alice In Wonderland

Skaters hand over a cool £20k to charity

Blackpool’s annual children’s ice dance show has handed over more than £20,000 to local charities.

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Stacey McClean

A royal panto role for Stacey

Blackpool singing star Stacey McClean will take on a royal role in Preston’s Christmas panto.

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Fund-raiser for Janet Colgan

Night with the stars for cancer fight mum

Entertainers have joined forces in the latest fundraising bid for seriously ill grandmother’s treatment at a private clinic in Germany.

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Palace Theatre, Manchester - Image: Google

Dance show sails to town

A new Irish dance musical will come to the North West on a brief UK tour this autumn.

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Cecilia Knapp and Jemima Foxtrot on board the Rear View buss

REVIEW: Rear View

Keep an eye out on the Prom this weekend, and you might just catch a snippet of a life remembered.

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Interactive show Rear View which starts at the Grundy Art Gallery.  Cecilia Knapp and Jemima Foxtrot.

All the town's a stage in new show

A cast of thousands will form the backdrop to a new interactive show in Blackpool.

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The Chicago Blues Brothers

‘World’s favourite’ tribute show

An award-winning tribute to the Blues Brothers - hailed as the world’s favourite - comes to the Grand Theatre in the autumn.

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Mark James: Sideshow Tricks

Magic Mark promises a night full of family fun

A new one-man variety show launches in Blackpool tonight.

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Des O'Connor and Jimmy Tarbuck

‘Wonderful memories’ to be made once more

They’ve been on stage for a combined total of more than 100 years, now Des O’Connor and Jimmy Tarbuck are pairing up for a show in Blackpool.

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The Lost World at Lytham Hall

REVIEW: The Lost World, Lytham Hall

Outdoor theatre fans were treated to a stunning display of inventiveness and charm as prehistoric animals and Edwardian adventurers alike were brought convincingly - and quirkily - to life.

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Elizabeth Best and Craig Christian front Evolution Of Magic at the Horseshoe Bar at the Pleasure Beach

Craig's magical career goes full circle

The illustrious Magic Circle guards the secrets of ancient craft of illusion and mystery.
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Some of the cast supporting Unite For Chechnya at Viva Blackpool

Resort stars unite for global LGBT fundraising special

A dazzling cast of Blackpool performers are coming together to raise money for charities supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

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Kara Lily Hayworth will star as Cilla Black in Cilla The Musical at the Opera House

New Cilla show’s star is revealed

After weeks of open auditions across the country, the star of new show Cilla the Musical - charting the rise of fame of Cilla Black - has been revealed.

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A scene from Hot Ice 2017, Dreams

REVIEW: Hot Ice is the coolest show in town

"Fabulous, daring, captivating and spectacular" claims the press release for the 2017 Hot Ice production Dreams.
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The cast of The Wedding Singer outside the Winter Gardens.  Pictured are Ray Quinn, Cassie Compton, Jon Robyns, Lucie Jones, Ashley Emerson and Ruth Madoc.

Wedding belle Lucie goes back to roots for show

From a worldwide audience of 200 million representing the UK at Eurovision, Lucie Jones has come back to her stage roots to join the cast of The Wedding Singer.

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The cast of Hot Ice 2017 show Dreams

Ice work if you can get it

From box office boy to the glare of the spotlight, a lot can change in 12 months.

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The Grumbleweeds

Laughter Show rolls into town

Much loved comedy act The Grumbleweeds are coming to the Marine Hall next month.

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