Monday 9 December 2019

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Get the latest Gloucestershire gloucestershire theatre news for Cheltenham, the Cotswolds, the Forest of Dean, Gloucester, Stroud and Tewkesbury – exclusively written by the SoGlos team.

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...

Aladdin sold more than 46,000 tickets – making it the Everyman Theatre’s best panto yet.

Everyman Theatre pantomime most successful yet

Aladdin is The Everyman Theatre’s most successful pantomime of all time – oh, yes it is – selling more than 46,000 tickets.

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...

Simon Pegg has confirmed his commitment to the Olympus Theatre refurbishment in Gloucester

Simon Pegg to become patron of Gloucester Olympus Theatre

A project to renovate Gloucester’s Olympus Theatre has received the backing of Gloucestershire-born Hollywood star, Simon Pegg....

The Barn Theatre has been shortlisted for a national award.

The Barn Theatre shortlisted for national theatre award

Cirencester’s Barn Theatre has been shortlisted for a national award in the acclaimed The Stage Awards, celebrating the best...

The Everyman Theatre and Hammerpuzzle Theatre Company will be live streaming The Velveteen Rabbit to children’s hospitals this December. © C Adams.

Everyman Theatre live streaming to children's hospitals

The Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham will be live streaming The Velveteen Rabbit to children’s hospitals, and on social media,...

Tickets will fly out for this.

Sir Ian McKellen to bring one-man show to Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre

Celebrating his 80th birthday, Sir Ian McKellen is touring the UK, raising money for 80 theatres, including Cheltenham’s Everyman...

The Greatest Show will turn on Cheltenham’s Christmas lights at The Brewery Quarter

The Greatest Show to switch on Christmas lights at The Brewery Quarter

Promising a spectacular performance inspired by the story of PT Barnum, The Greatest Show’s troupe of singers and circus acts...

Tweedy will be leading a stellar cast during this year’s panto, Aladdin.

The Everyman Theatre reveals details about Aladdin pantomime

Casting the wishes of audiences across the county, the Everyman Theatre’s 2018 pantomime, Aladdin, looks set to be another...

Cirencester theatre runs Cotswold ‘Caraoke’ to find a star

To celebrate the launch of its latest production, ‘The Rise and Fall of Little Voice’, The Barn Theatre in Cirencester is launching...

Meet the director of acclaimed film, Edie, at The Roses Theatre.

Film director to attend screening at The Roses Theatre

Tewkesbury’s Roses Theatre has announced that the director of acclaimed drama, Edie, will attend a screening of the film...

There’s free places available for this summer’s Senior Summer School.

Everyman Theatre offers free bursary places for Senior Summer School

Great news for budding young performers, as the Everyman Theatre is offering five free bursary places for this year’s...

Snap up tickets for The Roses’ 2018 pantomime, Dick Whittington.

Dick Whittington pantomime already breaking records at The Roses

Following the hugely successful production of Sleeping Beauty in 2017, The Roses Theatre has revealed that this year’s...

Theatre goers can look forward to even more stellar productions in Cheltenham.

Everyman Theatre invests in bringing more West End shows to Cheltenham

Everyman Theatre’s chief executive Mark Goucher has announced a new investment fund, with the aim to bring more West...

Daisy May Cooper at the 2018 BAFTAs. Credit Mark Leach.

This Country stars leave lasting impression on the BAFTA red carpet

Arriving in style, dressed in an asymmetrical homage to Swindon Town Football Club, Daisy May Cooper wowed the red carpet at...

Image © Neil Smith, S.O.S Film/Photography/Sound.

Everyman Theatre celebrates dementia-friendly arts project

Everyman Theatre has joined forces with Cheltenham’s first dementia-only nursing home, Wentworth Court, for intergenerational...

Expect an exciting line-up of shows in Everyman Theatre’s brand new brochure.

Everyman Theatre releases new brochure

Everyman Theatre has released its latest brochure, encompassing everything from West End hits and iconic musicals, to critically...

Daisy May Cooper confirms to SoGlos that she’s starting to write This Country season three in April 2018

This Country season three writing begins

During an interview with SoGlos, This Country writer and star Daisy May Cooper confirms that season three is being written.

Happy families can see Tweedy the Clown at this year’s festive pantomime.

Everyman Theatre announces Tweedy the Clown's panto return

Everyman Theatre has announced that everyone’s favourite clown, Tweedy, is set to return to the stage to star in its...

A trio of hilariously funny men will take to the stage.

Britain's Got Talent finalist set to perform in Gloucestershire

Comedy fans in Gloucestershire are in for a treat as Cirencester hotel, The Kings Head has announced that Britain’s Got...

A new immersive theatre experience, That’s Caught Me, is coming to Cheltenham Playhouse

Volunteers needed to be ‘trapped’ in a theatre overnight

A unique event to support a local charity, St Vincent’s and St George’s Association is looking for willing volunteers to stay...

A BBC mockumentary about life in the Cotswolds, This Country is back this February.

BBC’s This Country preview screening in Cirencester huge success

A BBC mockumentary about life in the Cotswolds, This Country is back this February, and county fans were treated to a special...

Join The Gloucester Theatre Company on its tour this February.

The Gloucester Theatre Company set to tour with compelling new project

The Gloucester Theatre Company is set to tour Stroud, Bristol and Cheltenham with a captivating new performance, Pacifists...

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...

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