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WANTED: Young writers

WANTED: Young writers

WANTED: Young writers

01 October 2015

FIRMLY established as part of the local cultural calendar, Stratford Music Festival is looking forward to its 20th year and organisers are keen to hear…


Actor Hicks is a natural-born thriller

Actor Hicks is a natural-born thriller

Actor Hicks is a natural-born thriller

30 September 2015

IT requires exceptional virtuoso musicianship to perform Beethoven’s hugely demanding work for violin and piano known as the Kreutzer Sonata. It also…


Little Mermaid is simply magical

Little Mermaid is simply magical

Little Mermaid is simply magical

30 September 2015

TO say that Playbox’s production of The Little Mermaid went swimmingly would be an understatement. The five-day run at Warwick’s Dream Factory was a near…


‘It’s all blood, swords, sacrifice and horror!’

‘It’s all blood, swords, sacrifice and horror!’

‘It’s all blood, swords, sacrifice and horror!’

30 September 2015

EDMUND Kingsley looks like a Greek god. Which is probably how it should be, considering he is in rehearsals for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s new production…


Local boys join cast of Hecuba at RSC

Local boys join cast of Hecuba at RSC

Local boys join cast of Hecuba at RSC

30 September 2015

SEVEN local boys from have been cast in the Royal Shakespeare Company’s forthcoming production of Hecuba. The role of Polydorous, Hecuba’s youngest son,…


REVIEW: Leamington Chamber Orchestra

REVIEW: Leamington Chamber Orchestra

REVIEW: Leamington Chamber Orchestra

22 September 2015

Watching an orchestra grow is a most satisfying occupation. Leamington Chamber Orchestra’s growth and development under conductor Richard Laing’s leadership,…


REVIEW: Open Air Exhibition, Hidcote Gardens

REVIEW: Open Air Exhibition, Hidcote Gardens

REVIEW: Open Air Exhibition, Hidcote Gardens

18 September 2015

The wonderful gardens at Hidcote Manor, a National Trust property near Chipping Campden, have been given a sprinkling of extra delight with their Open…


PREVIEW: Sean Hughes interview

PREVIEW: Sean Hughes interview

PREVIEW: Sean Hughes interview

18 September 2015

IRISH comic Sean Hughes takes his new show, Mumbo Jumbo, to the Bear Pit on Saturday, 19th September. but first takes a few minutes to chat to the Herald…


Bear Pit installs old RSC seats

Bear Pit installs old RSC seats

Bear Pit installs old RSC seats

16 September 2015

For many small regional theatres the art of survival is about getting ‘bums on seats’... And at The Bear Pit Theatre in Stratford those important behinds…


REVIEW: Crush the musical

REVIEW: Crush the musical

REVIEW: Crush the musical

11 September 2015

Why hasn’t anyone thought of setting a musical in a girl’s school in the 1960s before? The scenario lends all sorts of juicy ingredients: the banter,…


Exclusive: Famous cast of Shakespeare Show revealed

Exclusive: Famous cast of Shakespeare Show revealed

Exclusive: Famous cast of Shakespeare Show revealed

10 September 2015

Big names from the acting world are taking part in a live broadcast with the working title The Shakespeare Show as part of next year's birthday celebrations. Gregory…


Mermaid arrives!

Mermaid arrives!

Mermaid arrives!

08 September 2015

PLAYBOX Theatre’s second summer musical theatre festival brings Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr to Warwick’s Dream Factory. Having staged a wide selection…


RSC announce bumper 2016 season

RSC announce bumper 2016 season

RSC announce bumper 2016 season

07 September 2015

The Royal Shakespeare Company has today announced its Spring/Summer 2016 season, which marks 400 years since the death of Shakespeare. The dynamic season…


Review: Festival brings the holiday spirit alive

Review: Festival brings the holiday spirit alive

Review: Festival brings the holiday spirit alive

04 September 2015

For the third year running the Henley Music Festival drew large crowds, who flocked to listen to the huge array of musical talent on offer over the weekend.…


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