Members of Dancefest at the Old Fire Station, Worcester

Dancefest awarded investment for a pop-up dance space

Dancefest awarded investment for a pop-up dance space at The Old Fire Station, Worcester Worcester-based Dancefest is thrilled to announce a significant investment from Dance Hub Birmingham, allowing us to establish an exciting, temporary dance and art hub in the […]

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Theatre Review: Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet – Worcester Repertory Company@ Swan Theatre, Worcester 4th October 2023 Our evening of cultural entertainment was hosted at the impressive Swan Theatre; ironically, Shakespeare’s early plays were performed in a Southwark theatre also called…the Swan. The Worcester […]

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Grove Productions brings a side-splitting night of comedy plays

“Super/Normal and other short plays” written by Joy-Amy WigmanThe Cheltenham Playhouse on Friday, Sept 1stStudio One at Malvern Theatres on Saturday & Sunday, Sept2nd & 3rd. The laughter-inducing performances challenge adversity as a team of superheroes grapple with job hunting […]

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Theatre preview: ‘Navigating Margaret’

Auditions are complete for a new, locally inspired, theatre show about dementia by Arts Uplift CIC, called ‘Navigating Margaret’. Eighty people applied and auditioned at the Midlands Arts Centre with the producer Jenny Davis and international director Helen Tennison who […]

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Strange Futures Theatre presents: The Tree Rings

The Tree Rings Malvern CubeFriday 3rd February at 7pmSaturday 4th of February at 2:30pm University of WorcesterMonday 6th February at 7pm Off the back of a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and UK tour of The Endling, Malvern Cube’s […]

The Wizard of OZ – Regal School of Creative Arts

The Wizard of OZ – Regal School of Creative Arts

The Regal, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire 28th November 2022 Skilful actors aged between 4 and 18 from The Regal School of Creative Arts (RSOCA) sang their hearts out as they proudly presented a local spin on the classic tale of the […]

Experimental Music Event Returns to Worcester this November

Soundings is set to return to St Swithun’s Church, Worcester, for its second instalment on Saturday, 19th November. Playing host to an evening of talks and performances, Soundings offers the opportunity to get up close and personal with instrument makers […]

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Review: Matilda the musical JR

Matilda the musical JR at Ludlow Assembly Rooms – 21st October 2022 Talented young actors left audiences entertained at Ludlow Assembly Rooms on Thursday night, after performing Dennis Kelly’s Matilda the musical JR. Based on the book by Roald Dahl, […]

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Hereford County Drama Festival

Festival winner announced Multi-talented Catherine Crosswell wrote, directed and played a leading role in this year’s Hereford County Drama Festival winner Dearly De-Petted. An astonishingly-imaginative tale of what might happen when you re-encounter your old pets in unexpected circumstances, it […]

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Norton Theatre Group – Jack and the Beanstalk

It’s that time of the year again (oh no it isn’t!) – and a barrel of laughs from Norton Theatre Group’s production of Jack and the Beanstalk! Purse strings are tight in the sleepy village of Snuggly Bottom as Dame […]