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Go on a Summer Holiday in Northampton

The first show in NMTC’s busy 2017 season is the new musical, Summer Holiday, based on the 1963 Cliff Richard movie.

Patrick Stewart

Patrick Stewart prepares for Silverstone debut

Acting legend Sir Patrick Stewart OBE is preparing for an exciting new challenge – he’s rehearsing to be a real-life racing driver at this summer’s Silverstone Classic on Saturday 29 July.

Northampton Music Festival, June 18

Northampton set to rock to sounds of local talent at annual music festival

Five hundred musicians will be performing across five stages at this year’s Northampton Music Festival, filling the town centre with everything from rock and pop to opera and classical music.

Cousin Avi have received strong support from BBC Introducing

Cousin Avi launch EP at Northampton show

Funk with grit, soul with heart and pop with passion are promised when Cousin Avi launch their first record in more than two years at a home-town show.

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David Ford

Powerful and engaging music from David Ford in Northampton

His songs combine Americana, English melodicism and a touch of rock ‘n’ roll - and the acclaimed David Ford is on his way to Northampton to play at the Roadmender on June 1.

That'll Be the Day has been touring for three decades

Music legends celebrated at three Northampton shows

Rock’n’roll nostalgia, singalong hits and pounding drums are on their way to Northampton as three music shows storm the Royal & Derngate.

Public appearance with Oona the elephant, the life-sized puppet from Michael Morpurgo's Running Wild NNL-170523-154411009

Elephant walkabout trumpets play’s arrival in Northampton

Shoppers may have thought Tuesday’s warm weather brought out some tropical animals as an elephant wandered through Northampton.

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The cast of The Wind in the Willows.

Popular children's book in Northampton

The first of two popular children books bought together by two Northamptonshire entertainment organisations can be seen in the area at the start of next month.
9 to 5 Musical

Working 9 to 5 in Corby

Based on Dolly Parton’s hit movie, this musical centres on three office workers who turn the tables on their sexist boss.
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Sand in the Sandwiches

10 things to do around Northamptonshire

Here is our guide of 10 things coming up in and around Northamptonshire
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Graeme of Thrones

Theatre around Northamptonshire: Guide to events

Here is our guide to some of the events coming to theatres in and around Northamptonshire

The cast of Cloud: A New Musical

Cloud floating in Sharnbrook

In a future time, the human race has left a dying Earth. Small colonies tried to survive on other planets, but only one tribe remains, on the tempestuous Cloud.

One of the gins at the festival

Different gins at Northampton pub

Gin and Tonic lovers will be in heaven this bank holiday with the first ever Annual Gin Festival taking place in Northampton.

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Console Corner: Injustice 2 review

Console Corner: Injustice 2 review

No sense of Injustice here.

Stacey Pierre and Andres Stoddard are set to play the lead characters of Dido and Aeneas.

Music students to star in their first-ever opera at Northampton theatre

Music students from the University of Northampton will tell the tale of Henry Purcell’s heart-breaking love story, Dido and Aeneas, when they perform their first ever opera at the Royal & Derngate Theatre next month.
Running Wild

Puppets not on a string in Northampton

You might think that for the puppeteer bring the novel War Horse to life on the stage, you might look for a smaller scale project for your next theatrical event.
One of the pictures by Mario Testino on display

Princess Diana exhibition at Althorp House

There will be a week where Mario Testino’s collection of images of Princess Diana will be on display at Althorp House.

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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.

Count Arthur Strong

Theatre round up: Our guide to theatre in and around Northamptonshire

A guide to some of the events coming up at theatres in and around Northamptonshire
Last Panto in Little Grimley

Trio of comedy plays in Kettering

The much-loved and acclaimed Baroque Theatre Company will soon embark on their forthcoming summer tour which will see them perform a Comedy Triple Bill which is coming to Kettering.

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