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Acclaimed trio of comics on way to Dunstable

A deep-voiced raconteur and a “filth-firing voice of nature” promise to bring laughter to Dunstable this week.

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Shirley Valentine starring Jodie Prenger

Shirley Valentine heads for Milton Keynes

Willy Russell’s heart warming comedy Shirley Valentine premiered in 1986 and took the world by storm.

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The cast of The Play That Goes Wrong

Review - The Play That Goes Wrong at Milton Keynes Theatre

It's very rare to watch a show where you expect mistakes.

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Guiliano Contadini in Northern Ballet's production of Casanova

Casanova heads to Milton Keynes

Northern Ballet is bringing history’s most notorious lover to life with a sensual new ballet, Casanova.

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Alexander Yap, Jenny Hackwell, Gavin McCaig and Darragh Hourrides in Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Picture: Brian Slater

Fairytale ballet for families in Dunstable

The much-loved story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears will be told in ballet form especially for children this month in Dunstable.

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The play looks at the distinction between the self-help group and those who are charged with their care

A real jumble of emotions in next Dunstable Rep play

An unusual story about a group of agoraphobics and those who are supposed to be caring for them comes to Dunstable this week.

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Rosie Garland is among the artists taking part

An Utterly entertaining night of verbal magic in Luton

Spoken-word and literary talent from Luton and beyond comes to the Hat Factory on Thursday March 2 at 8pm for Utter Lutonia.

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Brian Conley is among the comedians coming to Dunstable

Lots to laugh about on stage with comics in Dunstable

Those in need of a pick-me-up will find plenty to lift the spirits at the Grove Theatre in Dunstable in the coming weeks.

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The Play That Goes Wrong

Disaster strikes as play goes wrong in Milton Keynes

An Olivier award winning show where for once, if everything is going wrong, then it will be going right, can be seen at Milton Keynes Theatre

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Thrive aims to empower its audience to find strength in adversity

Play to help Luton youngsters Thrive

A “life-affirming” play encouraging young people to express their feelings about death comes to Luton on Saturday.

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Fantastic Mr Fox

Fantastically foxy musical in Milton Keynes

One of the best known Roald Dahl books is getting a musical adaptation coming to Milton Keynes Theatre.

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The Red Shoes

REVIEW: The Red Shoes, MK Theatre

You get two for the price of one with the celebrated CCR – the opinions of seasoned hackette Bev Creagh and flamboyant newshound Stewart Carr. Here they share their views on The Red Shoes, at Milton Keynes Theatre until Saturday February 18.

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Rehearsals of La Strada

Top director talks about La Strada coming to Milton Keynes

A stage adaptation of Fellini's La Strada can be seen at Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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Lauren Crace as Jacs, Sarah Horner as Bonnie and Louise Mardenborough as Nita

Luton play shows perils of parenting

The perils of modern parenting are explored in a play coming to Luton next week.

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Sol Bernstein: One part Alf Garnett, two parts Mel Brooks, and three parts like nothing youve ever heard

Comedy for all tastes with a trio of comics in Dunstable

Tales from a geezerish raconteur, dark and insightful musings and a foul-mouthed comic creation bring laughs to Dunstable this week.

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Cordelia Braithwaite as Aurora in a previous production of Sleeping Beauty

Cordelia steps into The Red Shoes

For someone who wanted to be a vet, Cordelia Braithwaite’s career has taken a surprise turn.

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Last years Northern Ballet production of Tortoise & the Hare

Storytime at Dunstable theatre for all of the family

Entertaining storytelling promises to fire the imagination of children at the Grove Theatre in Dunstable in the next few weeks.

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Ben and Holly's Little Kingdom

Children's favourite comes to Milton Keynes

A BAFTA award winning television show is coming live to Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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Russell Brand

Russell Brand to visit the area

Following a series of sold-out preview shows in November and December 2016, Russell Brand announces a new stand-up tour of UK and Ireland.

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Jamie Raven is known for his humble and charming style

Magic to make the heart melt at Dunstable show

He’s the man who made Simon Cowell believe in magic – and now internationally renowned magician Jamie Raven is heading to Dunstable.

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