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Feast of theatre and music in Preston

There really is something for everything with these events over the coming days.

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Cast of Aladdin at Preston Charter Theatre to January 3

REVIEW: Aladdin Preston Charter Theatre

With a puff of smoke, a boo, a cheer, sparkle and glitz, a technical glitch and some musical magic, mix it altogether in a rusty old lamp and oh yes, it could only be opening night of Preston’s 2017 pantomime Aladdin.

Eastenders star Davood Ghadami in action in Blackpool with dance partner Nadiya Bychkova

Line-up confirmed for Strictly Come Dancing tour

Susan Calman, Davood Ghadami and Jonnie Peacock will be hitting the dancefloor again for the Strictly Come Dancing Live UK Tour 2018.

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Peter Kay: What are your rights?

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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Gregg Wallace

INTERVIEW: Masterchef judge Gregg Wallace talks ahead of Lancaster show

“I may say don’t put that Rolo in the duck’s bum...however you cooked the duck well.”

Tracey Austin's Dance Factory presents Beauty and the Beast at Morecambe Winter Gardens.

Beauty and the Beast panto in Morecambe

Morecambe Winter Gardens will host a festive treat for all this week.

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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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Annie Hughes.

Festive panto continues in Lancaster

A festive pantomime continues to run at Lancaster Grand Theatre this month.

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Marcquelle Ward (Aladdin) and Dora Rubinstein (Princess). Picture by Darren Andrews.

REVIEW: Aladdin, Dukes, Lancaster

Wishes came true for audiences who settled into a magical performance of Aladdin on Friday night.

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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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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 Beauty and the Beast

Garstang Theatre Group all set for pantomime season

It’s pantomime time again – Oh yes it is and taking to the stage next week is Garstang Theatre Group with their latest production of Beauty and the Beast.

WIN a family ticket to the Liverpool International Horse Show!

WIN a family ticket to the Liverpool International Horse Show!

The countdown begins! The Liverpool International Horse Show is back for a third year, running from Friday 29th to Sunday 31st December at The Echo Arena.
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Aladdin is the panto being presented at Preston Guild Hall this year

Win tickets for a family of four to see Aladdin at Preston Guild Hall

Preston Guild Hall will make all your wishes come true with this year’s magical family pantomime Aladdin – and here’s a chance for a family of four to win tickets.
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Marquelle Ward as Aladdin and Dora Rubinstein as the Princess pay a flying visit to the Dukes. Picture by Darren Andrews.

PICTURES: Aladdin panto flies into Dukes

Tickets for The Dukes production of Aladdin are flying out of the box office.

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Kara Lily Hayworth as Cilla Black

Review: Cilla the musical at Manchester Palace Theatre

Much like Cilla's career, the start of her musical at Manchester's Palace started with a slight technical hitch but it did little to dampen the brilliance of what followed.

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Award-winning transgender artist and activist Kate O'Donnell. Picture by Lee Baxter.

Transgender artist to perform in Lancaster

Award-winning transgender artist and activist Kate O’Donnell arrives in Lancaster next month.

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The Dukes new Associate Producer, Anna Nguyen.

New producer role at Lancaster theatre

The Dukes has welcomed a new Associate Producer as part of a drive to increase diversity in regional theatres.

Gregg Wallace.

TV Masterchef’s Gregg Wallace to appear in Lancaster

The man who loves a good pudding will be sharing his culinary anecdotes with foodie lovers.

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Guild Hall event mysteriously cancelled

The Day of the Dead festival at Preston’s Guild Hall on November 24 has been mysteriously cancelled.

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