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Sitcom favourite Sue will head the cast of this year’s Palace Theatre panto

Sitcom star Sue Holderness will be playing the villain of this year’s festive family feast at Mansfield Palace Theatre.

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INTERVIEW: Comedy favourite Tommy Cannon on his forthcoming acting role at Mansfield Palace Theatre

INTERVIEW: Comedy favourite Tommy Cannon on his forthcoming acting role at Mansfield Palace Theatre

Comedy star Tommy Cannon can be seen in his first solo acting role when the brand new comedy Seriously Dead comes to Mansfield Palace Theatre on Sunday, April 29.

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John Shuttleworth

Top comedy names added to line-up for this year’s Tramlines festival

Celebrating 10 years of Tramlines, the all-encompassing Sheffield-based festival has revealed its first ever comedy lineup plus a new wave of acts with a keen emphasis on Sheffield talent to appear at the milestone event.

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Outrageous stage hypnotist Temple brings his latest tour to Majestic Theatre

Outrageous stage hypnotist Temple brings his latest tour to Majestic Theatre

The controversial comedy stage hypnotist Robert Temple is bringing his red hair, blue mouth and outrageous show to Retford’s Majestic Theatre on April 28.

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INTERVIEW: Comedian John Robins on his award-winning stand-up show The Darkness of Robins

INTERVIEW: Comedian John Robins on his award-winning stand-up show The Darkness of Robins

Comedian and radio show host John Robins brings his award-winning stand-up show The Darkness Of Robins to Nottingham Playhouse on April 24.

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Extra dates added for Gatiss-starring Playhouse production

Extra dates added for Gatiss-starring Playhouse production

Extra performances have been added for the production of The Madness of George III at Nottingham Playhouse later this year.

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INTERVIEW: Kacey Ainsworth talks about starring role in Holes at Nottingham Playhouse

INTERVIEW: Kacey Ainsworth talks about starring role in Holes at Nottingham Playhouse

Kacey Ainsworth became a household name when she joined the cast of Albert Square as Little Mo in 2000, winning Most Popular Actress in the 2002 National Television Awards.

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Rescheduled family rave is coming to Mansfield

Rescheduled family rave is coming to Mansfield

The multi award-winning Big Fish Little Fish family rave is coming to Mansfield for a Masquerade Ball with a difference on Sunday, April 29.

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Hole new world opens up in latest Playhouse production

Hole new world opens up in latest Playhouse production

Award-winning actress Kacey Ainsworth is to star in the stage version of Holes, coming to Nottingham Playhouse from March 31-April 22.

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George's Marvellous Medicine at the Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield

Roald Dahl classic brought to phizz-whizzing life at Lyceum

Roald Dahl’s George’s Marvellous Medicine is brought to phizz-whizzing life at Sheffield's Lyceum Theatre this week.

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Westfield Folkhouse's Sleeping Beauty at Mansfield Palace Theatre

THEATRE REVIEW: Brilliant Sleeping Beauty helps to banish the January blues - oh yes it does!

It may have been weeks ago that the Christmas decorations came down and you broke your New Year resolutions, but it’s still panto season.

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Childfren's favourite, Milkshake! Live, featuring Bob The Builder and Noddy.

Variety of shows to open new year at Palace Theatre

From panto, 60s music and Bob The Builder to opera, ballet and ‘Dad’s Army’.

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REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

REVIEW: Thriller Live is a stunning tribute to ‘King of Pop’ Michael Jackson

The iconic Michael Jackson, the undisputed ‘King of Pop’, lives on in the hearts of music fans the world over, continuing to inspire new generations of singer.

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Star cast comes together for new musical Fat Friends

Star cast comes together for new musical Fat Friends

Fat Friends The Musical is coming to Nottingham Theatre Royal, from March 26-31.

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Mark Little is the villainous Fleshcreep.

REVIEW: Jack is another Palace panto hit – oh yes it is

Mansfield has another hit panto on its hands – oh yes it does.

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Peter Kay

How do I get a refund on my Peter Kay cancelled tour tickets?

Funnyman Peter Kay has been forced to cancel his long-awaited upcoming UK tour - leaving fans heartbroken and wondering how to get refunds.

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REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

REVIEW: Cinderella is the perfect festive fit at Nottingham Playhouse

For more than 30 years now I have been heading to Nottingham Playhouse to get an annual dose of pantomime fun — and this year’s sparkling version of Cinderella certainly lives up to the high standards established over those years.

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Belle and the Beast. Photo courtesy of Whitefoot Photography

PANTO REVIEW: Beauty and the Beast is a roaring success at Theatre Royal

Festive magic, a healthy dash of tradition, a few spicy ingredients and a pinch of modern technical trickery are the ingredients that make up the spellbinding recipe behind Nottingham Theatre Royal’s pantomime, Beauty and the Beast.

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Jack and Daisy the cow meet the Fairy.

REVIEW: Jack is another Palace panto hit – oh yes it is

Mansfield has another hit panto on its hands – oh yes it does.

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Win tickets to family panto

Is there a more seasonal family activity than a trip to a pantomime?

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