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REVIEW: Gods and mortals vie for supremacy in RSC's beguiling Dido, Queen of Carthage

Peter Ormerod reviews the RSC's production of Dido, Queen of Carthage at the Swan Theatre, Stratford
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Lee Nelson has performed pranks on the likes of Donald Trump, Kanye West and Simon Cowell

Man who pranked Theresa May with a P45 heads to Warwick Arts Centre

Simon Brodkin comes to Warwick Arts Centre this month in the guide of Lee Nelson - the man who handed prime minister Theresa May a pretend P45 last week.
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Simon Evans

Debut comedy night for Rugby

If you have had a long week and are looking for a laugh, then look no further than The Benn Hall in Rugby which is hosting is inaugural comedy night on Friday.

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When We Are Married

Period comedy comes to Rugby

Comedies don’t some any more classic, or more brilliantly constructed, than J.B. Priestley’s When We Are Married.

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Laura Main, Steffan Harri, Samuel Holmes and Marcus Ayton

Cast revealed for Shrek musical

A star of the BBC drama Call the Midwife will swap babies for ogres as she takes on the role of Princess Fiona.

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Des O'Connor and Jimmy Tarbuck

Return to Northampton for Des O'Connor

It will be a trip down memory lane in more ways than one as Des O’Connor returns to Northampton later this month.

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Peter Kay

Peter Kay heads to Coventry

Popular comedian Peter Kay will be bringing his successful Dance For Life show to Coventry.

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Kilworth House Theatre

Top entertainment at Kilworth House Theatre

People can still pre-book ticket for some of the one and two night events coming to Kilworth House Theatre in July.

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God of Carnage is being staged at Rugby Theatre

Five of the best things to do in and around Rugby in the next seven days

From a modern comedy favourite to country classics, there's lots going on...
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The cast of God of Carnage

Carnage at Rugby Theatre

A polite meeting between two sets of parents to discuss a playground fight involving their children is the background to the comical play God of Carnage.

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REVIEW: Rocked-up Romeo and Juliet is rollicking good fun at the Belgrade

Nick Le Mesurier reviews Romeo and Juliet at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

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Abigail Castleton asKatherine

REVIEW: Tricky Shakespeare play brought to life by Heartbreak Productions in Leamington

Nick Le Mesurier reviews The Taming of the Shrew, presented by Heartbreak Productions in Jephson Gardens, Leamington

Theatre and Comedy
The Producers is based on the Mel Brooks film in which two men plot to make the biggest flop in Broadway history

REVIEW: West End quality at Rugby Theatre with The Producers

Ed Green reviews The Producers at Rugby Theatre

Theatre and Comedy
West Haddon Players

West Haddon Players step into Shakespeare's dream

West Haddon Players will be taking a step in a new direction with a show involving love, magic and misunderstanding next week.

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Titania and her fairies in A Midsummer Night's Dream

Enchanting setting for a Shakespearean favourite in Princethorpe

Shakespeare’s magical play A Midsummer Night’s Dream is being performed in the idyllic setting of Princethorpe College’s grounds this weekend.

Theatre and Comedy
The stuidents in rehearsals for The Little Mermaid

Stars of the future at Rugby College festival

Performing arts students at Rugby College are putting on a theatre festival at the college’s Platform Theatre until Friday June 16.

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The show tells of two men attempting to create a Broadway flop

Producing a hit on the Rugby Theatre stage

Mel Brooks’ outrageous Broadway farce The Producers comes to the Rugby Theatre stage this weekend.

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10 of the funniest Twitter accounts on the General Election

10 of the funniest Twitter accounts on the General Election

Twitter is awash with politics as the general election campaign enters its final week.

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Best Foot Forward tells the story of youth hostelling

Fun theatre beside the canal near Rugby

Energetic, fresh and original stories are promised when a unique theatre troupe stops off near Rugby next week.

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Rehearsals for Kiss Me Kate

Popular musical at Kilworth House

It is a musical which the creative team at Kilworth House Theatre say will leave you grinning from ear to ear.

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