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Showstopper! The Improvised Musical

Spontaneous musical comedy at its finest

WOW Manchester Festival 2024

WOW comes to Manchester for the very first time!

Fools On Tour!

The Three Inch Fools take The Secret Diary of Henry VIII and The Comedy of Errors on UK tour

Power Plays Playwriting Competition

Goes live at Blackpool’s The Old Electric Theatre

Dead Girls Rising

An angry, joyous, punk protest that doesn’t pull any punches


An intimate, immersive and voyeuristic take on a folk horror classic

Coram Boy

Full cast announced for this moving and richly colourful tale

Museum of Austerity

Witness the human stories of Austerity Britain in this arresting mixed reality installation

The Glass Menagerie

A poetic and harsh portrayal of a family on the brink of change.

London City Ballet

London City Ballet announces its new company and details of its first season


Winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race U.K. Season 4, Danny Beard has a brand-new tour for 2024!


Feed This Black Man Again - UK tour!

The Grand Theatre Blackpool

Bring the family together with fabulous family shows & make magical memories to last a lifetime!

The Power Plays Festival

Top creatives join The POWER PLAYS Writing Festival in Blackpool this Spring

Ghost the Musical

The Oscar-winning love story live on stage!

Spring Season at Octagon Theatre

Experience the magic of live theatre this spring at the Octagon

Liberation Squares

Three British Muslim teenage girls discover the real-life consequences of the world of social media activism

The Last Word Festival is Back!

The Roundhouse reveals their initial slate of programming for their flagship spoken word festival

Le Gateau Chocolat’s I Wish

A fantastical, playful one-person show, filled with song, tells a new fable for our times

Frankie Goes to Bollywood

Get ready to be swept away into the dazzling world of Bollywood!


Fly high with this captivating family dance encounter in the skies

Open Call for Artists!

Free Open Call for major project: The Gallery Season 4 exhibition!

The Laing Art Gallery

Announces its 2024 exhibition programme

Spot’s Birthday Party

Join Steve the monkey, Tom the Crocodile and Helen the Hippo to say a big HAPPY BIRTHDAY SPOT!


Peppa & friends will tour the UK and Ireland in oink–tastic new show!

Madagascar The Musical UK Tour

UK & Ireland Tour re-opens for 2024 on 08 Feb for the most amazing musical adventure of a lifetime!

Michelle Brasier: Reform

Have you ever ended up being the emergency contact for a stranger who tried to scam you out of your money? No? Michelle Brasier has....

Wonder Boy

PW Productions announces UK Tour of award-winning play Wonder Boy