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Northern Ballet premieres Victoria on Yorkshire Stage

Northern Ballet will première Victoria, a ballet by Cathy Marston in Yorkshire next year.

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VOTE for you favourite crime novel

The shortlist for the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year has been announced. It is as follows

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TAKE A LOOK: Tish Haggie opens up her Aldborough garden

The garden of Aldborough Lodge is a riot of colour and scents as its owner Tish Haggie prepares to open it to the public one last time.

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Ray Quinn drives Summer Holiday musical to Yorkshire stage

Ray Quinn drives Summer Holiday musical to Yorkshire stage

New stage musical Summer Holiday, with the famous red double-decker bus, making a stop at Leeds Grand Theatre from Tuesday July 30 to Saturday August 4.

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Harrogate Dramatic Society presents Celebration

Harrogate Dramatic Society’s production of Celebration, the northern comedy by Keith Waterhouse and Willis Hall, is as Yorkshire as Pontefract cakes.

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IN PICTURES: The Importance of Being Earnest at Frazer Theatre, Knaresborough

Oscar Wilde is back in fashion, and the Knaresborough Players are presenting one of his best known plays – The Importance of Being Earnest –at the Frazer Theatre.

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In pictures: Woodlands Drama Group’s Wyrd Sisters at Harrogate Theatre in June

Rehearsals for Woodlands Drama Group’s next production – a stage adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s Wyrd Sisters – are well under way.

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Harrogate is setting for Players’ Top Hat film

Harrogate Operatic Players ‘put on the Ritz’ when filming a promo video for their next show Top Hat at the Harrogate Royal Hall in June.

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Harrogate Dramatic Society on tour

The strolling players of Harrogate Dramatic Society give their final performances of Let Us Entertain You this weekend.

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IN PICTURES: Review of Guys and Dolls, Harrogate Theatre

Based on Damon Runyon’s stories of 1930s New York with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, Guys and Dolls is Ripon Amateur Operatic Society’s main production for this year.

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GALLERY: Longlist for Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year

Big hitters including Lee Child, Ian Rankin and Val McDermid, feature on the longlist for the most prestigious crime writing prize in the country.

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Line up for Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate

Theakston Old Peculiar Crime Writing Festival will be held at the Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate.

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Harrogate Lions Club Race Night is on Friday

SUPPORT IT: Harrogate Lions Race Night at the Knox on Friday

Saddle up for Harrogate Lions Club Race Night at The Knox, Knox Lane, Harrogate, on Friday April 13 at 7pm.

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Cast of The Be All and End All

World premiere: Imogen Stubbs leads cast of new play at York Theatre Royal

Would you cheat? Would you lie? Would you betray your wife’s trust? Would you do absolutely anything to safeguard your son’s future?

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Real life friendship inspires Alan’s new comedy sketch for Harrogate Dramatic Society

Real life friendship inspires Alan’s new comedy sketch for Harrogate Dramatic Society

Banter between two old friends from Harrogate Dramatic Society has inspired a piece of original writing featured in the opening night of Let Us Entertain You at Harrogate Theatre on Friday April 6.

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First look at Niddfest line-up for 2018

The festival that brings people who love books closer to nature and people who love nature closer to books, has announced its line-up for this year.

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In pictures: my top five John Grisham novels

Best selling crime writer John Grisham is one of the stars of the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Festival held in Harrogate.

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New musical A Spoonful of Sherman on way to Harrogate Theatre

A Spoonful of Sherman is a new musical stage show featuring the songs of the Oscar-winning brothers, Richard M Sherman and Robert B Sherman and it’s on its way to Harrogate Theatre.

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Facts and figures of Harrogate’s G&S Festival

For 25 years the International Gilbert and Sullivan Festival has attracted a world-wide audience to its annual “jamboree” and this silver anniversary year is no exception.

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Easter events in and around Harrogate

Check out the Harrogate Advertiser’s guide to Easter activities for the young and young at heart.

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