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Bill's Restaurants opens at Drake Circus

Bill's Restaurants opens at Drake Circus

On Monday 27th November Bill’s Restaurants will open their first outlet in Plymouth at Drake Circus.

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Late night Christmas shopping at Drake Circus

Late night Christmas shopping at Drake Circus

Plymouth’s premier shopping venue is set to get people in the festive spirit this Christmas. With everything from real snow, local choir performances and Santa’s very own grotto Drake Circus has everything you’d expect of Christmas and more!

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Coca-Cola Truck to visit Plymouth City Centre

Coca-Cola Truck to visit Plymouth City Centre

Open from 11am to 7pm on Tuesday 21st November at the Piazza in Armada Way.

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Plymouth Christmas Light Switch On

Plymouth Christmas Light Switch On

3 days to go!

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Theatre Royal - 'We're here because we're here'

Theatre Royal - 'We're here because we're here'

Theatre Royal Plymouth's exhibition tells story of Jeremy Deller's 'We're here because we're here'.

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Peter Pan

Peter Pan

This Christmas, soap star Steve McFadden and comedian Andy Ford will lead the panto cast in a spectacular production of Peter Pan.

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Santa's on his way from Lapland to his Xmas grotto

Santa's on his way from Lapland to his Xmas grotto

Santa is busy packing up his sleigh and preparing for a Christmas to remember in Britain’s Ocean City with its unique illuminations, great shopping and tasty food. He will be arriving on November 16 to open his Drake Circus grotto with its replica of Plymouth’s famous Smeaton’s Tower lighthouse – on the same day as the city’s Christmas lights are switched on.

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Theatre Royal - Glyndebourne Tour 2017

Theatre Royal - Glyndebourne Tour 2017

The 49th consecutive Glyndebourne Tour is bringing world class opera to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 28 November – Saturday 2 December.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - A Reason To Talk

Theatre Royal Plymouth - A Reason To Talk

Following sell-out and award-winning seasons A Reason To Talk comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Thursday 16 – Saturday 25 November.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Nativity! The Musical

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Nativity! The Musical

Jamie Wilson, Entertainment One (eOne), Ramin Sabi and Belgrade Theatre Coventry are delighted to bring the Birmingham Repertory Theatre’s production of Nativity! The Musical to Theatre Royal Plymouth Wednesday 6 – Sunday 10 December.

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Santa Claus is coming to town this Christmas

Santa Claus is coming to town this Christmas

Plymouth’s festive season will be launched on Thursday 16 November with the City Centre Christmas Lights Switch on with the biggest of all Christmas celebrities making a flying visit to switch on the lights, Santa Claus himself.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Private Lies

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Private Lies

A major new touring production of Noël Coward’s comedy masterpiece, 'Private Lives' comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 20th – Saturday 25th November.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Elf: The Musical

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Elf: The Musical

Full casting has been confirmed for Elf: The Musical which heads to Theatre Royal Plymouth Saturday 11 – Saturday 18 November.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth

Theatre Royal Plymouth

October update

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Effervescent presents ‘I am not a robot’

Effervescent presents ‘I am not a robot’

‘I am not a robot’ is an immersive art installation that aims to raise awareness of the need for more foster care families in Plymouth. The show at Radiant Gallery will run until 25th November 2017, open daily Monday to Saturday 9am-7pm.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Panto Babes search

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Panto Babes search

The search is about to begin to find 2 teams of 10 talented children to play alongside Steve McFadden and Andy Ford in this year’s classic family pantomime, Peter Pan at the Theatre Royal Plymouth.

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Funky Llama Club Night

Funky Llama Club Night

Following the success of Funky Llama Festival this summer, the Theatre Royal Plymouth will be holding a Funky Llama Club Night at Pryzm Night Club this October.

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DEVCON just keeps getting better...

DEVCON just keeps getting better...

Plymouth prepares to welcome the highly acclaimed actor, Mr David Warner & so much more for all the family.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Grease

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Grease

Grease is the word and it comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 30 – Saturday 4 November. It’s the original high-school musical featuring everyone’s favourite characters - Sandy, Danny, the groovy T Birds, the sassy Pink Ladies and the whole gang at Rydell High - and all the unforgettable songs from the hit movie including You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted to You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Aladdin

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Aladdin

This autumn, step onto a magic carpet and soar into the fantastical world of David Bintley’s Aladdin, with live music from BAFTA award-winning Carl Davis performed by the Royal Ballet Sinfonia and vibrant designs from Dick Bird at Theatre Royal Plymouth Wednesday 25th – Saturday 28th October.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Secret Keeper

Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Secret Keeper

Witty and playful adult fairytale The Secret Keeper comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 31st – Saturday 4th November. Written by Angela Clerkin, an acclaimed theatre-maker and Associate Artist with Improbable and Chris Goode & Co, The Secret Keeper is an original fairytale for adults – blending gothic flair with kooky songs and sharp wit in a powerful modern story about truth, privacy and responsibility.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Shirley Valentine

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Shirley Valentine

Willy Russell’s heart-warming comedy Shirley Valentine premiered in 1986 and took the world by storm. In celebration of its 30th Anniversary the first major revival of this national treasure will come to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 16th – Saturday 21st October.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Girls

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Girls

Girls, the funny and fiercely passionate play by award-winning playwright Theresa Ikoko will visit Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 10th – Saturday 14th October following an acclaimed run as part of the British Council Edinburgh Showcase 2017. Telling the tale of three young friends who are kidnapped in Nigeria, Girls examines the stories behind the headlines that quickly become yesterday’s news.

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Plymouth Shortlisted

Plymouth Shortlisted

Britain’s Ocean City is battling the likes of London, Edinburgh and Bath to become the country’s best short break destination for families.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Peter Pan Panto Launch

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Peter Pan Panto Launch

The stars of Peter Pan brought some early Christmas cheer to Plymouth today as they officially launched this year’s spectacular Theatre Royal Plymouth pantomime.

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The West End Food Fayre returns to Frankfort Gate

The West End Food Fayre returns to Frankfort Gate

Taking place on Saturday September 30th from 10am to 4pm, Michelin Star Chef, Peter Gorton, will once again be cooking up a storm in the kitchen.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Children's auditions

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Children's auditions

Qdos Entertainment, the world’s biggest pantomime producer and the company staging the Swashbuckling Adventure Peter Pan this Christmas at Theatre Royal Plymouth, is searching for four boys to appear in this year’s show alongside TV soap-star Steve McFadden.

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Join Plymouth Market for a Grand Day Out!

Join Plymouth Market for a Grand Day Out!

The major refurbishment work at Plymouth Market is coming to an end with a Grand Day Out on Saturday 30th September to celebrate its completion.

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Tasty Treats Galore at Plymouth's Seafood Festival

Tasty Treats Galore at Plymouth's Seafood Festival

It’s time to heat up the oven and get those plates warming as Plymouth prepares to cook up a storm at this year’s Plymouth Seafood Festival.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Hedda Gabler

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Hedda Gabler

Following a sold-out run at the National Theatre’s Lyttelton Theatre, the NT will begin a UK tour of its acclaimed production of Hedda Gabler on 2nd October 2017.  Opening at Theatre Royal Plymouth and running until Saturday 7 October, the tour will journey across the UK.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Onsale 2017

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Onsale 2017

Tickets are on sale to the general public from Friday 15th September and can be booked online at www.theatreroyal.com from 10am or by calling the Theatre Royal Plymouth Box Office from 10am on 01752 267222 or in person at the Box Office from 10.30am.

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Stylish students gear up for Fashion in the City

Stylish students gear up for Fashion in the City

Students from Plymouth College of Art have been working hard behind the scenes to make this year’s Fashion in the City the most stylish yet.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Me & Robin Hood

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Me & Robin Hood

Tuesday 26th September – Saturday 7th October.

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Theatre Royal - Beautiful-The Carole King Musical

Theatre Royal - Beautiful-The Carole King Musical

The Olivier, Tony and Grammy award-winning Beautiful – The Carole King Musical comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 19 – Saturday 23 September.

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Fashion in the City returns to Plymouth

Fashion in the City returns to Plymouth

Plymouth’s successful fashion bonanza is back – with even more cutting edge styles, bang-on trends and catwalk crazes.

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Arts, Heritage & Tourism Minister visits Plymouth

Arts, Heritage & Tourism Minister visits Plymouth

New Minister for Arts, Heritage and Tourism, John Glen, visited Plymouth and the Mayflower 400 team on Monday, 14 August 2017.

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Fireworks, Fastnet & Festival

Fireworks, Fastnet & Festival

Britain’s Ocean City is playing host to some fabulous events this month – from world class firework displays and international sailing challenges to global jazz and blues sensations.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Fix

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Fix

Internationally acclaimed, Fringe First winning Worklight Theatre, present a brand new ensemble, 'Fix' at Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 5th – Saturday 9th September. Fix is a show that examines the causes and effects of various addictions in society - from substance abuse to behavioural addiction.

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Plymouth Transform City into a Live Adventure Game

Plymouth Transform City into a Live Adventure Game

London UK, Tuesday 16th February 2017 – Do you feel like testing your powers of deduction? Fancy pitting your wits against Plymouth’s most ancient criminal fraternity? Could you solve a centuries old mystery and save the professor into the bargain?

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Theatre Royal - Around the World In 80 Days

Theatre Royal - Around the World In 80 Days

The New Vic Theatre’s celebrated production of Jules Verne’s Around The World In 80 Days adapted by Laura Eason and directed by Theresa Heskins comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 12th – Saturday 16th September.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Blue Road

Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Blue Road

After the success of Buckets (2016) Theatre Royal Plymouth’s Young Company return to the stage with The Blue Road on Wednesday 23rd – Saturday 26th August in The Drum.

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MTV Crashes Plymouth - All you need to know

MTV Crashes Plymouth - All you need to know

With just one day to go until MTV Crashes Plymouth, organisers MTV and Plymouth City Council are asking everyone to make sure they plan ahead for a fun, safe and hassle-free event.

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Plymouth's Drake Circus is blooming this Summer

Plymouth's Drake Circus is blooming this Summer

Drake Circus Team Up with Theatre Royal Plymouth in unique creative community partnership.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Wedding Singer

Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Wedding Singer

Step back in time and get ready for the biggest party in town! A sparkling new production of The Wedding Singer will play Theatre Royal Plymouth for one week only from Tuesday 8 – Saturday 12 August.

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Achievement Training Social Care courses

Achievement Training Social Care courses

Introduction to Health and Social Care Level 1 & Certificate in preparing to work in Adult Social Care Level 2

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Crazy For You

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Crazy For You

The Crazy For You tour opens at the Theatre Royal Plymouth on 17 August.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth -The Play That Goes Wrong

Theatre Royal Plymouth  -The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong, the West End’s Olivier Award winning box office hit, comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 24th – Saturday 29th July.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Gangsta Granny

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Gangsta Granny

Birmingham Stage Company are bringing their new show, David Walliams’ Gangsta Granny to Theatre Royal Plymouth from Wednesday 19 July – Sunday 23 July before heading to the West End on 26 July.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Funny Girl

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Funny Girl

West End leading lady Natasha J Barnes and recording artist Darius Campbell lead the cast of Funny Girl which comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 1 – Saturday 5 August.

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Wimbledon - Centre Court comes to Plymouth

Wimbledon - Centre Court comes to Plymouth

Wimbledon fever is mounting as Plymouth gears up to lay on its very own Centre Court spectacle for tennis fans.

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New picnic benches transform Plymouth City Centre

New picnic benches transform Plymouth City Centre

Ten new, brightly coloured picnic benches have been installed around Plymouth’s City Centre hand made by jobseekers with learning difficulties.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth Autumn Season 2017

Theatre Royal Plymouth Autumn Season 2017

This autumn Theatre Royal Plymouth welcomes the best of musicals, drama, dance and opera to the South West

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Liz McClarnon & Louis Emerick join the cast of Elf

Liz McClarnon & Louis Emerick join the cast of Elf

Further casting has been confirmed for Elf: The Musical which heads to Theatre Royal Plymouth and The Lowry, Salford for a limited run this winter.

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MTV Crashes Plymouth

MTV Crashes Plymouth

Lucky students to cook for VIPs as City College turns up the heat for MTV Crashes.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Scenes From An Execution

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Scenes From An Execution

Following the success of Short Changed in 2016, Theatre Royal Plymouth’s People’s Company present a bold new production Scenes From An Execution playing at Theatre Royal Plymouth Thursday 29 June – Saturday 1 July.

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Plymouth Armed Forces Badge 2017

Plymouth Armed Forces Badge 2017

The winner has been chosen in this year’s competition to design the fundraising pin badge for Plymouth’s Armed Forces Day.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Jersey Boys

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Jersey Boys

The producers of award-winning West End and Broadway smash-hit musical Jersey Boys are delighted to announce the show is coming to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 17 – Saturday 28 April 2018.

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Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day

Sponsors of this year’s Armed Forces Day reveal why the event is so important to them.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Purple Rain Announcement

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Purple Rain Announcement

Purple Rain is a spectacular new theatrical event celebrating the music of one of the world’s greatest pop artists, Prince coming to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 19 – Saturday 24 February 2018.

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Flavour Fest 2017

Flavour Fest 2017

Young people in Plymouth given the chance to make this year's Flavour Fest better than ever.

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Lord Mayor’s Day

Lord Mayor’s Day

This weekend is shaping up to be one of Plymouth’s most adventurous as the city gets ready to celebrate and commemorate two historic events.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Sister Act

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Sister Act

Hit musical comedy Sister Act, directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood and starring Alexandra Burke is coming to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 3rd – Saturday 15th July.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Elf

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Elf

Ben Forster to reprise lead role in Elf: The Musical at Theatre Royal Plymouth, Saturday 11 – Saturday 18 November 2017.

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Kayak challenge at Drake Circus

Kayak challenge at Drake Circus

On Thursday 18th May, four charities will be attempting to virtually kayak from Plymouth to Roscoff (196 kilometres) in the Atrium at Drake Circus to raise money for each worthy cause.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Lies

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Lies

Ontroerend Goed, Theatre Royal Plymouth, Vooruit, Richard Jordan Productions and Big in Belgium present LIES. Thursday 7 – Saturday 24 June.

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Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The National Theatre bring the Olivier and Tony Award-winning production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 26 June – Saturday 1 July.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Fantastic Mr Fox

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Fantastic Mr Fox

Roald Dahl’s classic Fantastic Mr Fox, a co-production with Curve, in association with Lyric Hammersmith, comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 13 – Saturday 17 June.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Funky Llama Festival

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Funky Llama Festival

Plymouth Hoe, Saturday 10th June

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Flavour Fest Gets Ready To Return to Plymouth

Flavour Fest Gets Ready To Return to Plymouth

With one month to go until ‘Flavour Fest’ - the West Country’s largest free food festival, five of the City’s top chef’s got together with City College students to design a menu for 70 people.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Running Wild

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Running Wild

The first UK tour adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s award-winning novel based on a true story, Running Wild is coming to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 16 – Saturday 20 May.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Sunny Afternoon

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Sunny Afternoon

The West End multi Olivier award-winning hit musical Sunny Afternoon comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 9 – Saturday 13 May.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Jonny & The Baptists

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Jonny & The Baptists

A riotous and heartfelt musical comedy for our times, Jonny & The Baptists’ Edinburgh Fringe hit Eat The Poor will play at Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 2 – Saturday 6 May.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - April onsale

Theatre Royal Plymouth - April onsale

Public on sale - 24th April

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Steve McFadden to play Hook in Peter Pan Panto

Steve McFadden to play Hook in Peter Pan Panto

Theatre Royal Plymouth have today announced that Soap Star Steve McFadden will lead their panto cast as the villainous Captain Hook in a spectacular production of Peter Pan, which will run from 15 December 2017 – Saturday 13 January.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Welsh National Opera

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Welsh National Opera

7 Tear-jerkers and weepies

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Welsh National Opera

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Welsh National Opera

6 Degrees of separation – from La bohème to The West Wing

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Jane Eyre

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Jane Eyre

This energetic and imaginative new adaptation of Charlotte Brontë’s masterpiece Jane Eyre comes to Theatre Royal Plymouth Monday 1 – Saturday 6 May.

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Plans for Plymouth Armed Forces Day are announced

Plans for Plymouth Armed Forces Day are announced

Excitement mounts as plans for Plymouth Armed Forces Day are announced at spectacular launch.

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Stagecoach SW shortlisted for top industry award

Stagecoach SW shortlisted for top industry award

Stagecoach South West has been shortlisted for the UK Coach Awards 2017 in the ‘Making Coaches a Better Choice’ category.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth Summer Season 2017

Theatre Royal Plymouth Summer Season 2017

Public on sale – Monday 27th March

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Star Seekers

Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Star Seekers

Join The Wardrobe Ensemble and The Wardrobe Theatre on a journey through the stars at Theatre Royal Plymouth Tuesday 4th – Saturday 8th April

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Far Side of the Moon

Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Far Side of the Moon

Thursday 16th March – Saturday 18th March

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Public on-sale 2017

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Public on-sale 2017

Tickets are on sale to the general public from Wednesday 1st March

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Wail

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Wail

Tuesday 28th March – Saturday 1st April

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Here and This and Now

Theatre Royal Plymouth - The Here and This and Now

Thursday 9th March until Saturday 25th March

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Theatre Royal Plymouth - Crazy For You

Theatre Royal Plymouth - Crazy For You

Caroline Flack to make her stage debut as 'Irene' in the national tour of Crazy For You

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Column Bakehouse Support Plymouth’s Flavour Fest

Column Bakehouse Support Plymouth’s Flavour Fest

Column Bakehouse has been confirmed as Flavour Fest’s Social Enterprise Partner for 2017, committing to support the event for the second year running and bringing their love for artisan baking to the three day food lover’s paradise.

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Plymouth Society of Artists: Land & Water

Plymouth Society of Artists: Land & Water

Exhibition: January 21st - March 4th 2017

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A Titanic success at the Duke!

A Titanic success at the Duke!

Titanic exhibition by Nigel Voisey

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Achievement Training Courses

Achievement Training Courses

English & Maths

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BBC Make it Digital Course!

BBC Make it Digital Course!

8 week course aimed at anyone aged 16-24 who is unemployed and wants to get into TV / Media.

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Theatre Royal Plymouth Mid-Season On Sale Shows

Theatre Royal Plymouth Mid-Season On Sale Shows

Tickets available to purchase from Thursday 28th September

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Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs Coming to Plymouth

Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs Coming to Plymouth

Sunday 18th December 2016 - Saturday 14th January 2017.

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Fashionistas Flock to City for PlymouthFITC

Fashionistas Flock to City for PlymouthFITC

With enough glitz and glamour to satisfy even the most discerning trendsetter the event...

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Welcome to Plymouth Shopping

Welcome to Plymouth Shopping

Welcome to Plymouth Shopping and our brand new website.

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