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Theatre review: Dreamboats and petticoats at Manchester Palace Theatre

It was cold, it was dark, and I needed cheering up on a Monday evening. So what better than a song and dance?

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Germaine Delbosq

Circus comes indoors for theatre showcase

After a sell-out run in London’s West End run and nationwide tour last year, Cirque Berserk! the UK’s biggest theatre-circus spectacular is back.

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Crissy Rock and Billy Pearce in Seriously Dead

Gag-a-minute black comedy is seriously good

Seriously Dead, Charter Theatre, Preston

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Thornton Little Theatre

Group gets expert help for Scottish production

A little piece of Scotland will be coming to Thornton Little Theatre in a few weeks’ time, with a production of Shakespeare’s famous tragedy, Macbeth.

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Cilla Blacks life will be the subject of a new musical at Blackpool Opera House

Cilla musical will paint the Opera House Black

A musical based on the life of singing and TV star Cilla Black is coming to Blackpool.

Lorrie Brown as Dame Vera Lynn

Chance to meet Vera once again

Sincerely Yours - The Vera Lynn Story is coming to the Marine Hall this spring.

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A scene from Coal, which is coming to Blackpool Grand Theatre

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.

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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A new musical, based on the life of Cilla Black, is coming to Blackpool

New stage show 'Cilla - The Musical' coming to Blackpool

A new musical based on the life of Cilla Black is coming to Blackpool later this year.

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REVIEW: La Cage Aux Folles
Blackpool Opera House

REVIEW: La Cage Aux Folles Blackpool Opera House

The Best Of Times Is Now - brilliant, joyous, a real foot-tapper - and it brought the audience to its feet after almost three hours of camp fun that has found its perfect backdrop in Blackpool.

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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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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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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

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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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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