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Children can sing, dance and act at Stagecoach Gloucester – now enrolling four to 18-year-olds for its summer 2021 term.

Gloucester stage school reopens with children’s classes in dance, singing and drama

Now enrolling for its summer 2021 term, Stagecoach Gloucester is back, offering performing arts classes in dance, singing and...

John Bishop, Nish Kumar, Ed Gamble and more are set to perform in Gloucester this summer 2021.

Comedy in the Park is coming to Gloucester this summer 2021

Comedy in the Park will be the biggest comedy event Gloucester has ever hosted – with the likes of John Bishop, Russell Kane,...

Giffords Circus is getting the show back on the road as The Hooley is set to open in May 2021.

Giffords Circus is getting its show back on the road

After being postponed due to the pandemic last year, The Hooley from Giffords Circus is set to open this May 2021.

The Play That Goes Wrong will be one of the first full capacity shows on the Everyman Theatre’s stage this summer.

The Everyman Theatre is reopening this summer with three big shows

After more than a year of closure, the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham has unveiled that it will be reopening to full capacity...

Restaurants, pubs, shops, attractions and entertainment venues in Gloucestershire will soon be able to reopen with the government’s plan to ease lockdown from March 2021.

When Gloucestershire’s restaurants, pubs, shops and attractions are expected to reopen

Boris Johnson’s roadmap out of lockdown means a host of Gloucestershire businesses could start to reopen from March 2021, with...

The Parking Lot Social drive-in Easter Festival will feature everything from DriveTime Drag featuring Ru Paul Drag Race stars Baga Chipz, Tayce, Ellie Diamond and more, to The Wizard of Oz Pantomime, Harry Potter and more.

Cheltenham is hosting a drive-in festival this Easter

With Ru Paul Drag Race stars to Harry Potter, The Wizard of Oz Pantomime and more, there’s fun for all the family at Cheltenham’s...

Cirencester’s Barn Theatre is co-producing a digital production of The Picture of Dorian Grey, starring Stephen Fry and Joanna Lumley, this March 2021.

Stephen Fry and Joanna Lumley starring in a Barn Theatre production

The Barn Theatre in Cirencester has just announced that Stephen Fry and Joanna Lumley will star in its digital production of...

The car park production of David Walliams’ children’s novel is visiting 15 venues including Cheltenham, Bristol and Bath.

David Walliams’ Billionaire Boy is coming to Cheltenham Racecourse

A family-friendly production of David Walliams’ Billionaire Boy is coming to Cheltenham Racecourse in April 2021, as part of...

Tweedy will bring Nell Gifford’s story to life with the Barn Theatre in Cirencester this Friday, as part of a campaign to get kids in the county reading.

Tweedy is returning to the Barn Theatre to get children reading in Gloucestershire

Hear Tweedy read Nell and the Circus of Dreams this Friday, as part of Read Gloucestershire’s ‘drop everything and read’ campaign....

Cheltenham Racecourse will host Paw Patrol Live! ‘Race to the Rescue’ in 2021.

Paw Patrol Live is coming to Cheltenham in 2021

See Chase, Marshall, Skye and more at Paw Patrol Live! ‘Race to the Rescue’ at Cheltenham Racecourse in 2021.

Watch Tweedy’s (Reduced) Pantomime online to see some hilarious comedy and clever choreography in action this Christmas.

Tweedy’s (Reduced) Pantomime is now available to watch online

You can watch the Everman Theatre’s production of Tweedy’s (Reduced) Pantomime at home over the Christmas holidays. Oh yes...

The Everyman Theatre’s safety video is a masterclass in making useful information engaging.

The Everyman Theatre launches hilarious Tweedy safety video

Before the curtain has even risen on Tweedy’s (Reduced) Pantomime, Everyman Theatre ticketholders have been treated to some...

More than £15,000 has been crowdfunded for the Playhouse Theatre in Cheltenham, so far.

Cheltenham Playhouse Theatre crowdfunding appeal reaches milestone

A crowdfunding appeal to save the Playhouse Theatre in Cheltenham from closure has raised more than £15,000 – with donations...

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...

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...

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