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Interview: Brendan Cole bringing Strictly magic to Aylesbury

You might think that after finishing a long series of a popular Saturday night show Brendan Cole may want to step back, but he is one to persevere.
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Dreamboats and Petticoats coming to Aylesbury

Get into 60s groove with musical at Aylesbury

It is time to take a rock and roll trip back to the 1960s with the return of a musical to Aylesbury’s Waterside Theatre.

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Mr Bloom

Blooming great show at Aylesbury

Mr Bloom needs no introduction to tiny tots under the age of seven. He is a star of the BBC pre-school channel CBeebies.

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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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President Obonjo

LOL with comedians coming to Aylesbury

A bumper year of comedy is promised at the Limelight Theatre with appearances from Iain Stirling, Tiff Stevenson, Carl Donnelly, Katy Brand, Naz Osmanoglu, Glenn Moore and John Challis lined up.

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Joshua Jenkins and Geraldine Alexander in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.

Smash hit drama comes to Aylesbury

The National Theatre’s internationally acclaimed production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to Aylesbury’s Waterside Theatre due to popular demand.

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The Twits coming to Aylesbury

Roald Dahl classic on Aylesbury stage

One of the most popular works by Roald Dahl can be seen at Aylesbury’s Waterside Theatre

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Ian Waite and Natalie Lowe

Duo twirling into Chesham with tour

Following the success of their first dance tour last year, Strictly Come Dancing professionals Natalie Lowe and Ian Waite are undertaking a brand new major tour across the country at 62 venues.

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Ballet coming to Aylesbury's Waterside Theatre

Top ballet comes to Aylesbury

Ballet fans are in for a treat with plenty to entertain them at the Waterside during the new season.

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Joanne Clifton in Thoroughly Modern Millie

Strictly star Joanne lined up for Milton Keynes musical

Strictly Come Dancing winner Joanne Clifton stars in the Jazz Age musical Thoroughly Modern Millie.

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The Twits. Photos: Pamela Raith Photography

Don’t be a Twit! Enter this rather marvellous, disgustingly good competition

We have teamed up with Aylesbury Waterside Theatre to celebrating their New Year of must-see entertainment in style with a chance to win 4 passes to the Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden and 4 tickets to see the author’s classic The Twits.

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Kara Tointon

Kara’s Victorian challenge in Aylesbury

It is safe to say that Kara Tointon really likes a challenge as she discusses her character in the drama Gaslight currently running at Aylesbury’s Waterside Theatre.

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Which joke gives you the biggest laugh?

Brexit sprout gag is nation’s favourite cracker joke

A Brexit-themed joke about Brussels sprouts beat similar puns targeting Jeremy Corbyn, Roy Hodgson and Sports Direct to the title of best modern festive cracker joke.

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Luke Kelly as Prince Charming and Sarah Vaughan as Cinderella at the Wycombe Swan.  Picture by Neale Blackburn.

REVIEW of Wycombe Swan’s Cinderella - A magical show but this reviewer had some reservations

Cinderella, surely the sweetest, most magical pantomime of them all, contains all the perfect fairy tale elements for Christmas.

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Aladdin at the Waterside  Picture by Barry Rivett

REVIEW: Magic carpet flies into town and the cast receive a standing ovation

One of the last people to be cast in Aladdin at the Waterside Theatre was Aladdin himself, Danny Colligan.

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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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Simon Webbe, Ashleigh Butler and Ricky K at the  Royal & Derngate to launch this years panto Jack and the Beanstalk NNL-160509-153841009

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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Berkhamsted Theatre Company November 2015 production of Sister Act.

Former members invited to join party

Almost 100 years of energetic, enthusiastic and first rate productions will be celebrated when members of an amateur theatre group gather to mark an important anniversary.

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The Woman in Black

Behind the scenes on Woman in Black ahead of Aylesbury visit

The temperature drops in the room as I sit down to write. The hairs on the back of my neck rise and there are goosebumps on my arms as though some foul, unseen, force is watching me.

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Aylesbury Waterside pantomime Aladdin, Christmas 2016. Starring Danny Colligan as Aladdin, Jasmin Walia as Princess Jasmine, Michelle Collins as the Genie of the Ring and Andy Collins as Wishee Washee

Win tickets to Christmas panto Aladdin at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

We have teamed up with the Genie and Aylesbury Waterside Theatre to offer four free tickets for this year’s Christmas panto Aladdin to a lucky winner.

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