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After a successful run at The Barn Theatre, Simon Reade’s adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s bestseller is taking to the Garrick Theatre stage.

The Barn Theatre’s Private Peaceful moves to the West End

The Barn Theatre in Cirencester is sending its production of Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful to the West End. It will be...

Oh yes he will! Tweedy will be creating more festive mayhem at the Everyman Theatre this Christmas 2020.

A new ‘reduced’ pantomime starring Tweedy is coming to the Everyman Theatre

Tweedy will be back on the Everyman Theatre stage this Christmas, with socially distanced performances of a new ‘reduced’ pantomime,...

Local theatre company Moth Sanctuary Productions is representing Cheltenham Literature Festival at the global virtual Lit Crawl, this October 2020.

Cheltenham Literature Festival Lit Crawl goes virtual for 2020

For the first time in 2020, Cheltenham Literature Festival’s Lit Crawl is going virtual, as part of LitQuake Lit Crawl Global.

People in the live events industry are being called to join a peaceful demonstration outside Cheltenham Town Hall, as part of the national We Make Events #lightinred campaign.

A #lightinred demonstration is taking place in Cheltenham

Business owners, staff and freelancers in the live events industry are being called to join a peaceful demonstration in Cheltenham,...

Children and young people, aged four to 20, can get involved with the Everyman Theatre’s youth theatre groups.

Everyman Theatre launches new year of youth theatre workshops

The Everyman Theatre’s youth theatre will be launching for a new academic year in September 2020, for ages four to 20 – with...

IK Productions’ The Wonderful Wizard of Oz will be the Everyman Theatre’s first indoor performance since lockdown.

Everyman Theatre announces first socially distanced performance

Everyman Theatre is getting ready to welcome audiences back with its first public performance since March – with full social...

Stand in the shoes of Ross, Chandler, Joey, Rachel, Phoebe and Monica when FriendsFest comes to Bristol in July 2021.

FriendsFest is coming to a venue near Gloucestershire

Oh. My. God! FriendsFest is coming to a venue near Gloucestershire, giving fans of the TV show the chance to experience the...

Glasses of wine, fish and chips, and home-made cakes are all on the Everyman Theatre Café Bar’s menu, from July 2020.

The Everyman Theatre Cafe Bar reopening for table service in July

SEE THE SOGLOS VIDEO – With a children’s menu, vegan and gluten-free options, The Everyman Theatre Café Bar in...

As the Coronavirus lockdown has closed theatres across the UK, the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham is urging the government to save venues from permanent closure.

Everyman Theatre is joining efforts to save British theatre

With 70 per cent of theatres set to run out of money by the end of 2020, the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham is joining theatre...

Tune into these virtual events happening across Gloucestershire, from the comfort and safety of your own home.

Gloucestershire businesses hosting virtual entertainment

Join Tweedy’s Lost and Found, practice self-care and go on a virtual tour with these Gloucestershire businesses hosting online...

The spectacular show boasts stunning costumes, popular songs and now, an award-winning script.

Cinderella at the Everyman Theatre wins a Great British Pantomime Award

The Everyman Theatre’s production of Cinderella has won best script in The Great British Pantomime Awards. Oh yes it has…

Nigel Havers and Patricia Hodge will be coming to Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre, this Octrober 2020.

Everyman Theatre announces new show Private Lives

Giving Gloucestershire theatre fans something to look forward to this autumn, tickets have just gone on sale for new show,...

Hurray! The Roses Theatre in Tewkesbury is streaming pantomimes, includingSleeping Beauty, for families to enjoy at home during lockdown. © Jack Boskett.

Roses Theatre Tewkesbury streams pantomimes

Gloucestershire families craving some fun and entertainment, and a living room boogie, can enjoy a number of the Roses Theatre’s...

Enjoy the Everyman Theatre’s streaming of The Owl and The Pussycat in living rooms across Gloucestershire.

Everyman Theatre streams family show The Owl and The Pussycat

During the Coronavirus lockdown, watch a magical family performance of The Owl and The Pussycat streamed from the Everyman...

Image: Edward Watson in The Metamorphosis © ROH_Tristram Kenton, 2011. Catch classic opera and ballet performances from The Royal Opera House for free during the Coronavirus crisis.

Watch Royal Opera House performances for free

The Royal Opera House is streaming classic opera and ballet performances for free during the Coronavirus lockdown.

Discover what’s behind the curtain at Everyman Theatre Cheltenham with its virtual online tours.

Everyman Theatre Cheltenham is running virtual tours

Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham has announced it will be posting virtual tours of its historic building on social media during...

Experience what it’s like to sit on a jury in a murder trial in Cheltenham, this April 2020.

A ‘live murder trial’ is coming to Cheltenham

Experience what it’s like to sit on a jury in a murder trial, hearing debates, uncovering evidence and, ultimately, deciding...

This Country is back on the BBC in February 2020.

This Country season three on screens now

The third and final series of the BBC hit series This Country is on screens now. And here’s when you can catch the latest...

RuPaul’s Drag Race star, Blu Hydrangea, will be performing live at 2 Pigs in Cheltenham this March.

RuPaul’s Drag Race star is performing live at 2 Pigs in Cheltenham

RuPaul’s Drag Race fans can watch drag star Blu Hydrangea perform live at 2 Pigs in Cheltenham, alongside local queens Misty...

Giffords Circus’s 2020 tour, The Hooley, will be launching in Stroud and calling in at destinations across the Cotswolds and beyond for its 20th anniversary.

Giffords Circus reveals details of The Hooley 2020 tour

Fairies, leprechauns, wild horses and a new treasure hunt for Tweedy the Clown’s gold coins combine at The Hooley – Giffords...

Cinderella was the Everyman Theatre’s most successful pantomime yet, selling almost 50,000 tickets and raising £10,000 for charity. © Thousand Word Media.

Everyman Theatre pantomime most successful yet

Cinderella is the Everyman Theatre’s most successful pantomime of all time – oh, yes it is – selling almost 50,000 tickets...

Here’s where you can get tickets to the exclusive screening.

BBC's This Country hosts exclusive preview screening in Cirencester

Fans of the hit BBC Three series This Country have the chance to get up close with the stars as they host an exclusive preview...

Nell Gifford has died after a long illness.

Giffords Circus founder passes away

The co-founder of Giffords Circus, Nell Gifford, has died after a long battle with cancer.

Russell Howard has announced another performance in Cheltenham.

EXCLUSIVE: Russell Howard is playing an extra Cheltenham gig in 2020

Russell Howard will be bringing an extra performance of his latest world tour to Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre in June 2020....

He’s back! Comedian Russell Howard will be performing three intimate gigs at the Everyman Theatre in June 2020.

EXCLUSIVE: Russell Howard is playing three Cheltenham dates in 2020

Russell Howard is bringing his new world tour to Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre for three nights in June 2020. Here’s when tickets...

Rory Bremner is launching a new series in partnership with The Barn Theatre in Cirencester.

The Barn Theatre announces new partnership with Rory Bremner

The UK’s leading impressionist, Rory Bremner, is launching an exclusive new series of productions in partnership with The Barn...

Kokoso the camel appeared in Aladdin alongside Will Smith.

Roses Theatre casts Disney’s Aladdin star in panto

A superstar camel has been filming in Tewkesbury ahead of his appearance in the town’s annual Pantomime.

More people can enjoy Cinderella at the Everyman Theatre, thanks to its series of accessible performances.

Accessible performances launched for Cinderella at the Everyman Theatre

Special accessible performances of the pantomime, Cinderella, have been launched at the Everyman Theatre – meaning that...

Cheltenham Playhouse theatre is set for huge £4 million redevelopment.

Cheltenham Playhouse theatre set for huge redevelopment

The Cheltenham Playhouse Theatre has secured permission for an anticipated multi-million pound redevelopment. And the plans...

Giffords Circus brings a slice of the 70s to Gloucestershire with its latest show

Giffords Circus reveals 2019 tour details

Giffords Circus fans will be delighted that details of the 2019 tour have been revealed, with Xanadu the theme for next year’s...

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