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Review: When We Are Married, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

The revival of JB Priestley’s classic comedy When We Are Married staged by Northern Broadsides is a match made in heaven.

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VIDEO PREVIEW: Heaven 17 team with Sex Pistols icon for Pretty Vacant at Sheffield City Hall

Temptation stars Heaven 17 will team up with Sex Pistols icon Glen Matlock for an electronic version of Pretty Vacant at a unique Sheffield homecoming gig.
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Peter Kay's Dance For Life 2017 coming to Sheffield and Leeds Arenas

VIDEO: Peter Kay's Dance For Life 2017 coming to Sheffield and Leeds Arenas

Comedy great Peter Kay is stepping out again for Cancer Research UK - he's taking his Dance For Life 2017 dance-a-thon parties around the UK with dates in Sheffield and Leeds.

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Bloody Mess by Forced Entertainment

Shakespeare with kitchen utensils, a six hour confessional and a script of entire gibberish - welcome to the world of Forced Entertainment

They’ve staged a 24-hour quiz show, retold the works of Shakespeare with kitchen utensils and now have won a major theatre prize. Sarah Freeman meets Forced Entertainment.

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Disney's Princess Principles posters are free to download

FREE: Disney posters - 10 tips to being a real modern day Princess

Disney On Ice is skating back into Arenas with it's Frozen spectacular - but do you have the principles to be a real life modern day Princess?
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Comedian Jimmy Carr rides a jet ski in Whitby harbour during the filming of Jeremy Clarkson's new show, The Grand Tour

The road to Whitby: Clarkson on cars, chips and why the BBC wouldn’t go there

Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond were in pursuit of fish and chips as they brought their new show, The Grand Tour, to Whitby.

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Sasha Latoya, Vanessa Fisher and Cassie Clare

Review: Little Shop of Horrors, Bridlington Spa

On your feet for the mean green mother from outerspace – the man-eating plant that is taking over the Spa.

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AUDIO PREVIEW: TV action man Bear Grylls drops in on Endeavour Arena tour

Will TV action man Bear Grylls be drinking his own urine when he drops into Yorkshire for his first live arena shows?

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Tony Christie

AUDIO PREVIEW: Golden great Tony Christie sings praises of angels and Amarillo

Golden great Tony Christie today revealed how he has been blessed with a 50-year recording career - thanks to help from his guardian angels.
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Irish music legend Christy Moore plays Sheffield City Hall this Sunday - October 9, 2016.

WIN: Top tickets to see Irish music legend Christy Moore at Sheffield City Hall

Legendary Irish folk singer, songwriter and guitarist Christy Moore plays Sheffield City Hall this Sunday -  October 9, 2016 - and  we have four front circle tickets to be won.

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VIDEO: Sheffield's Max Restaino finalist on Tin Pan Alley songwriting TV show

Sheffield one man band Max Restaino not only recorded, produced and plays all the instruments on his forthcoming debut album - he's also proving to be a big hit at songwriting.
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Disney On Ice spectacular Frozen at Sheffield Arena December 14 to 18, 2016.

WIN: Disney On Ice Frozen family tickets for Sheffield Arena

Get your skates for your chance to win Disney On Ice tickets to see Frozen at Sheffield Arena.
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American street artist Peregrine Church

VIDEO: It will be raining words at Sheffield's Off The Shelf - tell us your favourite Yorkshire sayings

Aye up. 'Av a gander at this. Tha'll niver believe thi eyes with all this Tyke talk when it's silin' it darn in tarn!

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The trailer for The Grand Tour featuring Jeremy Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson to shoot new show in North Yorkshire - after what happened last time, what could possibly go wrong?

THE RACE was on today to bag tickets for Jeremy Clarkson’s new motoring show in Whitby.

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Nick Clegg to talk about his new book Between the Extremes

WIN: Nick Clegg tickets for Sheffield's Off The Shelf this Friday

Nick Clegg, the former Deputy Prime Minister, is a guest speaker at this year's Sheffield Off The Shelf book festival on Friday and we have TEN tickets to be won.

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Comedian Roy Chubby Brown

Chubby’s back at the Spa and Pavilion next year

After a successful show at Scarborough Spa in August, and a sell-out show at Whitby Pavilion last week, the rude, crude Roy Chubby Brown heads back to the Yorkshire Coast next year as part of his 2017 live tour.

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Bill Champion and Laura Matthews

REVIEW: Henceforward, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

In one respect, time has not been kind to Henceforward. The speed of development in communications technology has rendered some of the sci-fi aspects of the original merely contemporary, rather than futuristic.

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From left: Louise Shuttleworth, Rachel Caffrey in Consuming Passions

REVIEW: Consuming Passions, Stephen Joseph Theatre Bistro, Scarborough

Drop into the the Stephen Joseph Theatre for some vintage Alan Ayckbourn fizz and sparkle in your lunch hour.

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Shona White in The World Goes Round, featuring the music of  Kander and Ebb, in rep at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Review: The World Goes Round, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Nobodys got no class! – So sing the cast of The World Goes Round – a celebration of the Kander and Ebb songbook.

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