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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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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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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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Nigel, Denis and Stephen tour Art to Leeds Grand

Nigel, Denis and Stephen tour Art to Leeds Grand

Art is a phenomenon and one of the most successful plays ever – and it is heading this way with an all-star cast.

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‘Make mine a Betty’s tea and a Fat Rascal scone’ – What the Albion Quartet is looking forward to when it plays Harrogate

‘Make mine a Betty’s tea and a Fat Rascal scone’ – What the Albion Quartet is looking forward to when it plays Harrogate

Continuing its popular Sunday Series, Harrogate International Festivals present The Albion Quartet on at the Old Swan Hotel on March 18.

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Get ready for Guys and Dolls

When you see a guy reach for stars in the sky you can bet that ... someone somewhere is putting on the musical Guys and Dolls.

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Sunshine on Leith to open at West Yorkshire Playhouse

Sunshine on Leith to open at West Yorkshire Playhouse

Casting has been announced for the smash-hit musical Sunshine on Leith, a West Yorkshire Playhouse production opening in Leeds next month

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Line up for Harrogate’s Hyena Lounge Comedy Club

Line up for Harrogate’s Hyena Lounge Comedy Club

The next Hyena Lounge Comedy Club at Harrogate Theatre is being hailed as one of the best line-ups yet.

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Rehearsals in full swing for Seven Brides ...

Members of the Deanery Players are well into rehearsals for their next show Seven Brides for Seven Brothers. The Harrogate company presents the musical at Harrogate Theatre from Thursday March 22 to Saturday March 24.

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Kylie tours to Leeds First Direct Arena: pre-sale tickets from Wednesday

Kylie tours to Leeds First Direct Arena: pre-sale tickets from Wednesday

Kylie Minogue, currently on a high with her new track Dancing, will bring her extraordinary creativity as a live performer back to the stage this autumn.

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