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Musketeers go slapstick with CBeebies’ Three Half Pints in Bedford

CBeebies favourites Three Half Pints swashbuckle their way into Bedford this week with a slapstick adventure of chivalry, swordplay and suddenly falling over.

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Billy Elliot

From boxing to ballet in Milton Keynes

Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, Billy Elliot The Musical, with a score by Elton John, has now been seen by over 11 million people across five continents and is the recipient of over 80 awards internationally.

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Aurora Galore, one of the artists performing

Burlesque and drag combine at Extravaganza in Bedford

Some of the world’s most popular burlesque and drag acts are coming to Bedford for a special party night at the Empire club on Friday May 19.

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Birmingham Stage Company presents David Walliams' Gangsta Granny

WARNING: Notorious Gangsta (Granny) is coming to Aylesbury next week

People of Aylesbury be warned, the cabbage-crunching, criminal mastermind Gangsta Granny is coming to town next week.

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No need to cry as popular musical visits Milton Keynes

A story which starts with humble beginnings but ends with her being adored by a cheering nation can be seen at Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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The play tells the story of a woman trapped in a loveless marriage

Classic of theatre comes to Bedford in Place production

Ibsen’s classic domestic tragedy Hedda Gabley takes to the stage in Bedford next week.

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Martin Mor has 30 years experience as a professional performer

Comedy royalty is coming to town for big Ent Shed night

A mixed bill of comedy is promised on Thursday May 11 as Bedford hosts one of Britain’s most acclaimed comics.

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Mamma Mia

Review - Mamma Mia at Milton Keynes Theatre

Surely there can't be many theatre or filmgoers who haven't already seen Mamma Mia! in one form or another, for having made its successful stage debut at London's Prince Edward Theatre back in April 1999, it has gone on to become a worldwide phenomenon.
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The story focuses on the elusive and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene

Hardy’s Wessex brought to Bedford by theatre company

A classic work by Thomas Hardy will be played out in Bedford next week when The Place stages Far from the Madding Crowd.

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Sophia Danylyszyn, Letia Suleman and Chloe Marjot with Joanna Williams from radio station in2beats

Emotional work on stage as students showcase skills in Bedford

Promising talent comes to the stage in Bedford next week when a group of students stage what promises to be an emotional piece of theatre.

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Men who tell sexist or homophobic jokes suffer from low self esteem

Men who tell sexist or homophobic jokes suffer from low self esteem

Men who make sexist and homophobic jokes suffer low self-esteem and are trying to boost their manliness, a study has found.

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VIDEO: Behind the scenes on The Addams Family ahead of Northampton visit

With the imminent arrival of the much anticipated The Addams Family musical in Northampton next month, we got a sneaky peak at the show.
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The play tells the story of a six-year-old who has been told his mum is in hospital

Celebrate the best things in life with inspirational play on Bedford stage

An uplifting play about depression and the lengths we go to for those we love comes to Bedford next week.

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John Bishop

John Bishop to do warm up dates in the area

The comedian John Bishop will be performing a week of warm up dates later this year across the local area.

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Mamma Mia

Take a chance on ABBA musical

The much loved musical Mamma Mia comes to Milton Keynes Theatre next week.

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The play tells of a man who is transformed into an insect

Transformational theatre on Bedford stage in Kafka classic Metamorphosis

Kafka’s absurdist classic Metamorphisis scuttles on the stage in Bedford next month in an adaptation by a treasured British playwright.

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Jacqueline Braun (Rosie), Emma Clifford (Tanya) and Sara Poyzer (Donna Sheridan) in MAMMA MIA! UK Tour 2016 - 2017.  Photo by Brinkhoff M+�genburg

Smash hit Mamma Mia on its way to Milton Keynes stage

Musical phenomenon Mamma Mia promises a night to remember when it comes to Milton Keynes Theatre next month.

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Interview: Casanova choreographer talks about ballet ahead of Milton Keynes date

We chat to Kenneth Tindall who has put together the Northern Ballet's production of Casanova coming to Milton Keynes Theatre next week

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Dirty Dancing coming to Milton Keynes

Have the time of your life in Milton Keynes

It features some of the best known songs in musical history and Dirty Dancing is returning to Milton Keynes Theatre later this month.

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Danny Bakers career spans 40 years

An evening of freewheeling fun in MK with Danny Baker

Writer and broadcaster Danny Baker brings his acclaimed one-man show to Milton Keynes Theatre this week.

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