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REVIEW: Sleeping Beauty adds Christmas sparkle to the Sunderland Empire!

REVIEW: Sleeping Beauty adds Christmas sparkle to the Sunderland Empire!

The West End of the North East brings this age old magical tale with a contemporary twist! The Brothers Grimm meet their match with Martin Dodd’s colourful, farcical production of the classic fairytale at the opening night of the pantomime. The dazzling, battling duo – Faye Tozer, the Good Fairy and Vicky Entwistle who plays […]

 KatieBaggott

Spellbinding Sleeping Beauty comes to Sunderland Empire

Spellbinding Sleeping Beauty comes to Sunderland Empire

A panto packed full of comedic jokes, colourful costumes, sensational song and dance and bags of audience participation – Sleeping Beauty is bound to keep you in the festive spirit this Christmas!  UK Productions, the producers behind Cinderella, Peter Pan, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and Aladdin return to the Sunderland Empire this festive […]

 Tor Bainbridge

Lord of the Flies comes to Newcastle Theatre Royal

Lord of the Flies comes to Newcastle Theatre Royal

Lord of the Flies is coming to Newcastle Theatre Royal this November. The 1954 William Golding novel is being brought to life at Newcastle Theatre Royal in association with Dance City and Newcastle Theatre Royal. Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures has united with young talent from the North East to create an adaptation of the novel. […]

 Lauren Edgar

Maleficent – Angelina Jolie Stars In A Darker Retelling Of Sleeping Beauty

Maleficent – Angelina Jolie Stars In A Darker Retelling Of Sleeping Beauty

Following in the footsteps of Snow White and the Huntsman, Walt Disney’s Maleficent puts another dark spin on a classic fairy tale. The action packed fantasy is told from the perspective of antagonist Maleficent – retelling the tale of Sleeping Beauty we already know. The untold story explains the events that took place that lead […]