Thursday, 20 September 2018

Step into my parlour says Britain's Got Talent finalist

Step into my parlour says Britain's Got Talent finalist

THREE years on from reaching the final of Britain’s Got Talent, magic man Jamie Raven is going from strength to strength. The popular ...

 

Festival heading for a spectacular finish

Festival heading for a spectacular finish

A CELEBRATION of 250 years of circus as an art form will help bring the 2018 Reading on Thames Festival to a resounding close this ...

 

L-plates comic has the drive to go all the way

L-plates comic has the drive to go all the way

A MAN who has supported Sarah Millican around the world (comedically speaking), won the prestigious So You Think You’re Funny award, ...

 

Songs from the shows

A SINGING afternoon for women featuring songs from musical theatre will be held in Charvil tomorrow (Saturday). Choir director Suzanne ...

 

Musical really does feel like ‘the greatest story ever told’

Musical really does feel like ‘the greatest story ever told’

Jesus Christ Superstar | Progress Theatre, Reading | Wednesday, September 12 MUSICALS are rare at Progress, so I felt really excited ...

 

MasterChef co-presenter is toughing out a theatre tour

MasterChef co-presenter is toughing out a theatre tour

HE has previously described himself as “just the fat, bald bloke on MasterChef who likes pudding” and, more recently, as “a spoon for ...

 

Thriller’s tense and sensibility

Thriller’s tense and sensibility

The Nightmare Room | Theatre Royal, Windsor | Monday, September 3 THIS chilling tale of friendship gone awry, based on Arthur Conan ...

 

Opera mezzo’s wearing the trousers as Romeo

Opera mezzo’s wearing the trousers as Romeo

AN opera company that aims to give young singers a start is returning to Henley with an Italian take on the classic story of Romeo and ...

 

Hislop’s new play is about to premiere

Hislop’s new play is about to premiere

THE Watermill Theatre in Bagnor near Newbury is to host the world premiere of Ian Hislop and Nick Newman’s new satirical play, Trial ...

 

Mozart in the barn will boost charities

Mozart in the barn will boost charities

SEPTEMBER is shaping up to be quite the month for opera lovers, with Fingest Great Barn Opera set to host two productions in aid of ...

 

Triumph to tragedy and back again is star’s tour de force

Triumph to tragedy and back again is star’s tour de force

Duet for One | Oxford Playhouse | Tuesday, September 28 WE’VE seen Belinda Lang in countless TV and stage shows over the decades but ...

 

Talk show giant puts himself in the chair

Talk show giant puts himself in the chair

HE’S the interviewer’s interviewer whose Saturday night chat show encounters with the likes of Billy Connolly and Muhammad Ali have ...

 

Gruffalo creators’ show has four stories for price of one

Gruffalo creators’ show has four stories for price of one

AFTER enchanting audiences in the West End and all over the world, a show adapted from the bestselling “Tiddler” books by Gruffalo ...

 

Show tribute

A MURDER mystery supper will be hosted by the Shiplake & Dunsden Dramatic Organisation on November 10 in memory of a former member. It ...

 

Corbyn’s friend Jeremy is making tracks for Goring

Corbyn friend Jeremy is making tracks for Goring

HE may describe himself as a “pessimistic soul”, but the popular broadcaster, writer and comedian Jeremy Hardy is feeling upbeat and ...

 

Movie classic was Royal treat

Movie classic was Royal treat

Rain Man | Theatre Royal, Windsor | Tuesday, August 21 MAKING its Theatre Royal debut, Bill Kenwright’s production of Rain Man was a ...

 

Homage to Sherwood Forest outlaw brings the outside in

Homage to Sherwood Forest outlaw brings the outside in

Robin Hood: A Musical Celebration | South Hill Park, Bracknell | Friday, August 17 WHILE for this summer extravaganza, director ...

 

Not such a small world, is it?

The Snail and the Whale | Theatre Royal, Windsor | Monday, August 13 IN a charming adaptation of one of Julia Donaldson’s more ...

 

Magician at spring

A MAGICIAN will perform at the Flowing Spring pub in Playhatch next Thursday (August 23) from 7pm. Nicolas Clement will take to the ...

 

Fantastic felines were top cats

Cats | Theatre Royal, Windsor | Tuesday, August 7 HAVING been lucky enough to see Cats in the West End as a child, I was looking ...

 

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Location GORING ON THAMES

Estates Manager Flint House, Goring-on-Thames £35,000 The Police Rehabilitation Centre, a charity for the ...