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Britain’s Got Talent star on his way up Northampton beanstalk

A semi-finalist from the reality show Britain’s Got Talent will be in the cast at the pantomime coming to Northampton’s Royal and Derngate.

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Rubies in the Snow

Unusual cabaret show in Oundle

A highly entertaining and gently subversive Christmas cabaret will be served up in Northamptonshire later this month.

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Duston Players in rehearsals for their pantomime

Get your teeth into Duston panto

Duston Players are off to Granny’s cottage in their brand new pantomime.

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Kim makes return to Northampton

Bad Girls actress Kim Taylforth makes a return to The Deco Theatre in Northampton and she has brought a family member into the cast.

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Gary Sefton as Scrooge

Corby gets ready for Dickens novel

One of the most famous festive tales of all time is coming to The Core at Corby Cube throughout December.

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Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood

Pantomime fun for all in Northampton

Northampton based Looking Glass Theatre will be celebrating 10 years on tour with pantomime and will be visiting more than 50 venues across the county.

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Group prepares for panto at Wellingborough theatre

Group prepares for panto at Wellingborough theatre

An organisation that works with people with learning difficulties and disabilities is getting ready for its pantomime.

Mark Rylance and Jim Lichtscheidl as Ron and Erik

Review: Oscar-winner Mark Rylance shows comic class on stage in Nice Fish

Peter Ormerod reviews Nice Fish at the Harold Pinter Theatre, London
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Guides: Christmas pantomimes 2016

It is time to cheer for the heores and boo and hiss at dastardly villains as pantomimes and Christmas shows hit the south Midlands region.

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Peter and the Starcatcher

Molly catches a star in Northampton

An adventure through Neverland will take audiences on an unforgettable journey this Christmas.

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Nick Cochrane

Nick returns to panto in Northampton

Coronation Street star Nick Cochrane is making a return to The Deco Theatre in Northampton for this year’s pantomime.

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Stacey Solomon

INTERVIEW: Stacey Solomon ‘beside herself with excitement’ ahead of Christmas panto

Essex girl extraordinaire, former X-Factor finalist and I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! winner, Stacey Solomon, tells Ruth Supple why she is beside herself with excitement at coming to Milton Keynes to perform in her first ever panto this Christmas...

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Simply Gershwin

Singing and dancing sensations in Northampton

Audiences will be treated to Broadway glamour and toe-tapping tunes when Simply Gerswhin comes to Northampton’s Royal & Derngate on Thursday, December 1.

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Ashleigh Butler and Pudsey at Northampton's Royal & Derngate

Ashleigh Butler looking forward to Northampton pantomime

There is no place like home for Britain’s Got Talent winners Ashleigh Butler and her dog Pudsey when they appear at this year’s pantomime at the Royal & Derngate.

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Jeremy Hardy

Kettering date for comedian Jeremy Hardy

One of Britain’s busiest comedians will bring his latest tour to Kettering Arts Centre at the beginning of next month.

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Oundle pupils stage CS Lewis novel

Magic, snow, ice and a gigantic lion will combine for a theatre show based on one of the most popular children’s stories of all time.

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Sara Pascoe

Sara Pascoe to feature in charity comedy night in Northampton

A comedy night to mark 30 years of a service for rape victims is to take place next week.

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Sweeney Todd in rehearsals

Geddington hosts Sweeney Todd play

The story of one of the most notorious fictional killers ever told will be performed by a bunch of amateurs this week.

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Cheryl Fergison as Malevolent in Beauty and the Beast

Cheryl Fergison discusses Kettering pantomime

The one thing you can guarantee when you see the pantomime at Kettering, Cheryl Fergison will be endlessly entertaining.

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Lucy Porter

Consequences for comedian Lucy at a Northampton date

Comedian Lucy Porter is bringing her new show Consequences to the Underground space at the Royal & Derngate in Northampton.

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