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Jerry's Girls to open at St James Studio Theatre in March 2015

Jerry Girls Coming To St James Studio

30 years after it opened on Broadway, musical revue Jerry’s Girls will be revived for a limited two-week run at the St James Studio. Featuring songs from classic musicals including Hello Dolly!, Mame, and La Cage Aux Folles, Jerry’s Girls brings together an all-female cast to celebrate Jerry’s special gift for writing songs that capture […]

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Dirty Dancing Uk tour dates extended in 2015

New Dates Added To Dirty Dancing Tour

CLICK FOR DIRTY DANCING TOUR DATES BELOW Producers of the UK and Ireland tour of Dirty Dancing have announced eight new venues as part of the current tour. Dirty Dancing is based on the 1987 film of the same name written by Elanor Bergstein which starred Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey. Dirty Dancing is the […]

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Weekly Rep Returns To Theatre Royal Windsor

The Theatre Royal Windsor and Paul Taylor-Mills have announced the return of weekly repertory theatre to the theatre with one company presenting a season of six classic revivals from Tuesday 26th May to Saturday 4th July 2015. The Theatre Royal Windsor has a strong history of repertory theatre dating back to 1938. When the theatre […]

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Vincent and Flavia to tour with Dance Til Dawn in 2015

Dance ‘Til Dawn to Tour UK In 2015

CLICK FOR DANCE ‘TIL DAWN TOUR DATES BELOW Following a successful season in London’s West End Vincent Simone and Flavia Cacace, stars of Strictly Come Dancing have announced a tour of Dance ‘Til Dawn commencing on 28th January. The former world champions have been dancing together for twenty years and have been seen by over […]

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Cats: Thoughts From A Long Time Fan

This production of Cats, certainly inspired some heated conversations over the weekend, but what it also revived in me was my love of the show itself and it’s place in awakening my love of musicals, a love that I daresay will never leave me. These long-running shows wrote new rules for musicals and continue to […]

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Alderney and Wilmslow Musical Theatre Company receive council grant

Cheshire Group Recieve Council Grant

Cheshire East Council recently gave a community grant to popular amateur theatre group The Alderley and Wilmslow Musical Theatre Company. The cheque for £750 was presented to the group during the interval of their recent season of The Sound Of Music at the Evans Centre. Chairman of  AWMTC David Massingham said: “Our theatre company has […]

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Southampton Daily Echo hosts the 2015 Curtain Call Awards celebrating amateur theatre

Curtain Call Awards – Nominees Announced

The Southampton Daily Echo has just announced the nominees for their annual theatre awards ceremony to be held at the end of January 2015. The Curtain Call Awards reward local groups in 37 categories including Best Production. The awards ceremony will beheld at Southampton’s Grand Harbour Hotel. Visit Amateur Stage for the full list of […]

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