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Tickets are selling out fast at Berkhamsted’s annual festival

More than two-thirds of the available tickets have already been sold for this year’s BerkoFest – and it is still two months away!

Murder by Matrimony

Murderous tale comes to Aylesbury

A dose of Mother’s Day murder and a quiz night are the latest special events to take place at the Limelight Theatre to raise funds for Queens Park Arts Centre.

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Rehearsals for Road

Berkhamsted group goes back to 80s

A powerful, sharp, angry and funny play set in a northern industrial town where industry has long since left, and punctuated by a definitive Eighties sound track, will be performed this month.

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Dare Devil Rides To Jarama

Unlikely friendship told in Potten

It’s a strange world in which a speedway star forges a friendship with a literary critic, poet and aeronautical expert in a country miles from home.

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Ghost the Musical

Interview: Sam Ferriday talks about being a villain in Ghost The Musical at Aylesbury.

Playing the villain in the romantic and massively popular story of Ghost means  the audience is unlikely to be on your side.

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Almost 30 youngsters from the local area joining up with the English National Ballet

Dream comes true for Aylesbury and Buckingham dancers

Almost 30 children will dance alongside professional principals in a production of Nutcracker Suite by the English Youth Ballet.


Kings Langley Players have got their Mojo back

Take two parts Tarantino, one part Pinter, season liberally with catchy dance music, add six guys in sharp suits, present it in a seedy 1950s Soho nightclub and you get Mojo.

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Joanne Clifton in Thoroughly Modern Millie

Interview: Strictly winner Joanne Clifton living her professional dream in Aylesbury

Days after winning the glitter ball trophy on Strictly Come Dancing with her celebrity partner news and sports presenter Ore Oduba, Joanne Clifton was straight into rehearsals for her lead role in the UK tour of  Thoroughly Modern Millie.

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Life of Richard Burton depicted

Life of Richard Burton coming to Hemel

What better way to celebrate St David’s Day than an evening in the company of an iconic Welshman?

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Glen Joseph as Buddy Holly in musical.

Aylesbury hosts Buddy show

On the back of an incredibly successful worldwide tour, Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story is back at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre.

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Mr Bloom

Mr Bloom brings tour to Aylesbury

Mr Bloom needs no introduction to tiny tots under the age of seven.

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Brendan Cole in his new show

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.
Mitch Benn

Comic Mitch Benn brings tour to Hemel

Comedian Mitch Benn’s brand new show, Don’t Fear The Reaper, takes to the road and arrives at the Old Town Hall in Hemel Hempstead at 8pm on Friday, March 10.

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Actor Martin Freeman

Poignant story of musician in Hemel

Nick Drake released three albums between 1969 and 1972, none of which sold well on initial release.

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Justine Viani

Operatic Othello comes to Tring

Verdi’s great operatic tragedy Otello, based on Shakespeare’s Othello, is to be performed with a cast including professional singers in the lead roles.

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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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WATCH: Award-warning playwright comes to Adeyfield School in Hemel Hempstead ahead of performances in Aylesbury

Award-winning playwright Simon Stephens visited Adeyfield School ahead of the National Theatre’s internationally acclaimed production, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time heading to Aylesbury Waterside Theatre next month.

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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