P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:03:41  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— BLACKPOOL BLOOD BROTHERS Linda Nolan stars in Willy Russell's enduring musical set in Liverpool, that tells of the meeting of twins separated at birth. Grand Theatre, Church Street. 01253 290190. From Nov 2, Mon-Sat 7.30pm. Mats Wed/Sat 2.30pm. Ends Nov 13. £15-£24.50, concs. BOOGIE NIGHTS Popular disco musical set around the night of Elvis's death. Grand Theatre, Church Street. 01253 290190. Mon/Tue/Fri 7.30pm, Wed/Thu/Sat 6pm 8.30pm. Ends Oct 30. £10-£20, concs. ——————————————————————————————————1/25— Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or C4 p646 omedy Classical Lon Class inema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:03:56  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— BOLTON DROWNING ON DRY LAND A comedy by Alan Ayckbourn taking a wry look at the idea of f!me. Charlie struggles to survive in the world of A-list celebs. Octagon Theatre, Howell Croft South. 01204 520661. Oct 23, 2pm 7.30pm. £7-£15.95, concs. FRANKIE AND JOHNNY IN THE CLAIR DE LUNE Terrence McNally's hit play about love in a down-town Manhattan diner. Octagon Theatre, Howell Croft South. 01204 520661. From Oct 28, Mon-Sat 7.30pm. Mats Nov 6 13 17, 2pm. Ends Nov 11. £6.50-£15.95, concs. ——————————————————————————————————2/25— ] Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:14:11  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— ] BOWNESS-ON-WINDERMERE BEDAZZLED NTC Touring Theatre presents Sylvia ullen's hilarious drama of love and greed which takes place in the frenzied 1795 Irish gold rush. The Old Laundry Theatre, Crag Brow. 01539 488444. Oct 23, 8pm. £10.50, concs. BURY MACBETH Ithaka Theatre Company's new version of the classic Shakespeare play which is set in a contemporary world of high-tech and high finance. The Met, Market Street. 0161 761 2216. Nov 16, 2pm 7.30pm. £8, concs. ——————————————————————————————————3/25— Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:14:01  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— BUXTON ANNIE The rags-to-riches musical about the orphan girl with Hi-de-Hi star Su Pollard as the evil Miss Hannigan. Buxton Opera House, Water Street. 0845 127 2190. Oct 23, 2.30pm 7.30pm. £10-£24, concs. JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR Am award-winning rock opera by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, which chronicles the last days in the life of Jesus of Nazareth as seen through the eyes of disillusioned dikciple Judas Iscarioj. Buxton Opera House, Water Street. 0845 127 2190. Nov 16-20, 7.30pm. £11-£16. ——————————————————————————————————4/25— Get WIN.IE THE POOH ON STAGE tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:14:16  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— CHESTER THE HAUNTED HOTEL A supernatural drama. Gateway Theatre, Hamilton Place. 01244 340392. Nov 8-11, 7.45pm, Nov 12 13, 8pm. Mats Nov 10 11, 2pm. £10-£14. HOPE OPERA Stories about real life. St Mark's Christian Centre, St Mark's Road. 0845 961 3000. Nov 3, 7.30pm. £8, concs. MACBETH A murderous, classic drama. Gateway Theatre, Hamilton Place. 01244 340392. Nov 10, 7.30pm, Nov 12 13, 7.45pm. Mats Nov 11, 10.15am 2.30pm, Nov 12, 2.15pm. £10, concs. ——————————————————————————————————5/25— Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:14:31  in your@   area  —————————————————————————————  —— CREWE ANYONE FOR BREAKFAST Marital dr!ma. Lyceum Theatre, Heath Street. 01270 537333. Nov 8-13, 8pm. Mat Nov 13, 2.30pm. £6.50-£14.50, concs. GIRLS NIGHT Louise Roche's comic play. Lyceum Theatre, Heath Street. 01270 537333. Nov 16, 8pm. £11-£13, concs. THAT'LL BE THE DAY A new version of the musical showcasing the hits made famous by the icons of classic '50s and '60s pop and rock'n'roll. @ Lyceum Theatre, Heath Street. 01270 537333. Oct 27 28, 8pm. £13-£16. ——————————————————————————————————6/25— Get WINNIE THE POOH ON STAGE tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:14:46  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— DARWEN MACBETH Ithaka Theatre Company's new version of the classic Shakespeare play which is set in a contemporary world of higP-tech and high finance. Darwen Library Theatre, Knott Street. 01254 706006. Nov 4 5, 7.30pm. £8, concs. HYDE @ HOPE OPERA Riding Lights Theatre Company presents a series of extraordinary stories about ordinary people, told in colourful ways. St George's Church, Church Street. 0845 961 3000. Nov 20, 7.30pm. £8. ——————————————————————————————————7/25— Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 omedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:15:01  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— ] LANCASTER THE CHAIR WOMEN An interactive work. Nuffield Theatre, University Of Lancaster. 01524 594151. Nov 9-11, 8pm. £8, concs. JOHNOTHAN PRAM - ON/OFF A dark comedy. Nuffield Theatre, University Of Lancaster. 01524 594151. Oct 29, 8pm. £8, concs. THE TALENTED MR RIPLEY Period dr!ma. Dukes Theatre And Studio, Moor Lane. 01524 598500. Tue-Thu 7.30pm, Fri/Sat 8pm. Mats Nov 11 20, 2pm. Ends Nov 20. £5-£14, concs. ——————————————————————————————————8/25— Get WINNIE THE POOH ON STAGE tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:15:16  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— LIVERPOOL BENT Harrowing pl!y set in a POW c!mp. Unity Theatre, Hope Place. 0151 709 4988. Nov 11-13, 8pm. £8, concs. BOOGIE NIGHTS 2 Starring David Essex. Liverpool Empire Theatre, Lime Street. 0870 606 3536] Nov 1-4, 7.30pm, Nov 5 6, 5.30pm 8.30pm. £10.50-£26.50. BY THE RIVERS A fascinating story exploring Liverpool's black community through music, dance and drama. Liverpool Pl!yhouse, Willi!mson Square. 0151 709 4776. Oct 28-30, 7.30pm. £3-£6. ——————————————————————————————————9/25— Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:15:31  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— LIVERPOOL JEKYLL AND HYDE THE MUSICAL Dr!ma. Liverpool Empire, Lime Street. 0870 606 3536. Nov 9-13, 7.30pm. Mats Nov a— 16,@2^s0pm. &9-£23, concs.@ @ @@ JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT A popular, biblical musical. Liverpool Empire, Lime Street. 0870 606 3536. Oct 23, 2.30pm 5pm 8pm. £8.50-£25, concs. D access. A PASSAGE TO INDIA A colonial dr!ma. Liverpool Playhouse, Williamson Sq. 0151 709 4776. Nov 16-20, 7.30pm. Mats Nov 18, 1.30pm, Nov 20, 2pm. £5-£18. ——————————————————————————————————10/25 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:15:46  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— LLANDUDNO THAT'LL BE THE DAY Nostalgic musical. North Wales Theatre (Theatr Gogledd Cymru), The Promenade. 01492 872000. Nov 4, 8pm. £13-£16, concs. MANCHESTER BEYOND BELIEF: SCENES FROM THE SHIPMAN INQUIRY Documentary theatre in which Dennis Woolf has edited the transcript of D!me Janet Smith's Inquiry. Library Theatre, Central Library, St Peter's Square. 0161 236 7110. Mon-Thu 7.30pm, Fri/Sat 8pm. Mats Nov 6 13 17 20, 3pm, Nov 10, 2pm. Ends Nov 20. £10-£18, concs. ——————————————————————————————————11/25 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:16:01  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— MANCHESTER CRAZY LADY A study of a relationship. Contact Theatre, Oxford Road. 0161 274 0600. From Nov 10, Mon-Sat 8pm. Ends Nov 20. £9, concs. HOPE OPERA Stories about real life. Bridge Methodist Centre, Milltown Street. 0845 961 3000. Nov 8, 7.30pm. £8, concs. I HAVE BEFORE ME A REMARKABLE DOCUMENT GIVEN TO ME BY A YOUNG LADY FROM RWANDA A refugee's moving story. Manchester Uni, Oxford Road. 0161 275 3347. Oct 26 27, 7.30pm. £3.50. ——————————————————————————————————12/25 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class inema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:16:17  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— MANCHESTER KISS ME KATE Starring Michael Greco. Palace Theatre, Oxford Street. 0870 401 3000. From Nov 16, Mon-Sat 7.30pm. Mats Thu/Sat 2.30pm. Ends Nov 27. £9.50-£27.50, concs. MACBETH A classic and murderous tale. Library Theatre, St Peter's Square. 0161 236 7110. Nov 9-13, 7.30pm. Mats Nov 11 13, 3pm. £13-£18, concs. MAYHEM A journey of self-discovery. Royal Exchange Theatre, St Anne's Square. 0161 833 9833. Mon-Fri 7.30pm, Sat 4pm 8pm. £8.50, concs. ——————————————————————————————————13/25 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:16:32  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— MANCHESTER STARLIGHT EXPRESS High-energy musical. @Manchekter Opera House, Quay St. 0870 401 6000. From Nov 1, Mon-Sat 7.30pm. Mats Thu/Sat 2.30pm. £10-£35, concs. A STRANGE AND UNEXPECTED EVENT Drama. Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann's Sq. 0161 833 9833. Nov 2-5 7.30pm, Nov 6, 8pm. £8.50 concs. VOLPONE OR THE FOX Ben Jonson's comedy. Roual ExcPange Theatre, St Ann's Sq. 0161 833 9833. Mon-Fri 7.30pm, Sat 8pm. Mats Wed 2.30pm, Sat 4pm. Ends Nov 27. £7.50-£25.50, concs. ——————————————————————————————————14/25 ] Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:16:47  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— MOLD BRASSED OFF Terry Hands directs the stage version of the hit comedy. Grimley miners' brass band's future is turned around by a competition. Amthony Hopkins Theatre, Clwud Theatr Cymru, Civic Centre. 01352 755114. Mon-Wed/Fri/Sat 7.30pm. Mats Sat 2.30pm. Ends Nov 13. £5-£17, concs. STONE CITY BLUE Clwud Theatr Cymru presents a new pl!y by Ed Thomas. Emlyn Willi!ms Theatre, Clwyd Theatr Cymru, Civic Centre. 01352 755114. Mon-Sat 7.45pm. Mats Sat 2.45pm. Ends Nov 6. £7-£14, concs. ——————————————————————————————————15/25 Get Little Women & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:17:02  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— MORECAMBE A STRANGE AND UNEXPECTED EVENT Horse And Bamboo Theatre Company presents a wild and surreal tale set on the eerie Mexican Day Of The Dead. The Platform, Central Promenade. 01524 582803. Oct 24, 7.30pm. £7.50. NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME A CLOUD IN TROUSERS New tragi-comedy by Steve Trafford exploring the relationship between the poet Mayakovsky And Lili and Osip Brik. New Victoria Theatre, Etruria Road. 01782 717962. Oct 28, 7.30pm. £7.50-£9.50, concs. ——————————————————————————————————16/2 Get WINNIE THE POOH ON STAGE ticketk Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:17:16  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— NEWCASTLE-UNDER-LYME TEECHERS Three actors take on 30 chaotic characters in this tale about a new drama teacher and his attempts to put on a school production. New Victoria Theatre, Etruria Road. 01782 717y62. Nov 8-13, 7.30pm. Mat Nov 13, 2.30pm. £6-£15, concs. OLDHAM I AM WHO AM I A thought-provoking, quirky production by Company Gavin Robertson in which explores the difficult theme of memory-loss. oliseum Theatre, Fairbottom Street. 0161 624 2829. Nov 16, 7.30pm. £9. ——————————————————————————————————17/25 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:17:31  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— OLDHAM MACBETH A tale of bloody ambition. Coliseum Theatre, Fairbottom St. 0161 624 2829. Oct 26-28 30, 7.30pm, Oct 29 8pm. Mats Oct 27 28, 1.30pm. £9. MAIL ORDER BRIDE A marital drama. Coliseum Theatre, Fairbottom St. 0161 624 2829. Tue-Thu/Sat 7.30pm, Fri 8pm. Mat Oct 30, 2.30pm. Ends Oct 30. £6-£14, concs. MANDRAGORA - KING OF INDIA Comic tale. olisekm Theatre, Fairbottom Street. 0161 624 2829. Nov 2-4 6, 7.30pm, Nov 5, 8pm. £10, concs. ——————————————————————————————————18/25 Get WINNIE THE POOH ON STAGE tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:01:57  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— OLDHAM OUT OF ORDER Vicki Michelle and Giles Watling star in Ray Cooney's farce about a Government junior minister who embarks on a romance with one of the Opposition's typists. Coliseum Theatre, Fairbottom St. 0161 2829. Nov 9-11 13, 7.30pm, Nov 12, 8pm. Mat Nov 13, 2.30pm. £6-£14. ORMSKIRK A:GENDER Transaction Theatre Company mixes experimental theatre, movement, and photography with videography. Rose Theatre, St Helen's Road. 01695 584480. Nov 16, 7.30pm. £7.50, concs. ——————————————————————————————————19/25 Get Billy Elliot & other tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:02:12  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— ORMSKIRK ANTHEM FOR DOOMED YOUTH Helen Newall's new play set during the First World War in which two soldiers from opposing armies are trapped in a shell hole and have to wait for rescue. Rose Theatre, St Helen's Road. 01695 584480. Nov 10, 10am. £3.50. HIDEAWAY Complicite presents Quiconque's production that reveals how, through diversity and the complexity of existence, a child's mind creates a picture of the world. Rose Theatre, St Helen's Road. 01695 584480. Nov 18, 7.30pm. £7.50, concs. ——————————————————————————————————20/25 Get WINNIE THE POOH ON STAGE tickets Ticketmaster 0870 4000771 or p646 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:02:27  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— PRESTON RICHARD III A new production of the classic tale from KAOS Theatre. Nobleman Richard is ambitious and the bodies soon start to pile up as he carves his path to the throne. Guild Hall, Lancaster Road. 01772 258858. Nov 17 18, 7.30pm. Mat Nov 18, 2pm. £12, concs. D access. SALFORD 36 HOURS - THE JOHN COOPER CLARKE STORY Eat Theatre presents a journey through the life of the popular British poet. The King's Arms, Bloom Street. 07753 163336. Oct 26-30, 8pm. £6, concs- ——————————————————————————————————21/25 FUN DAYS OUT SEE p347-348 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:02:42  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— SALFORD HAMLET Classic story of bloody revenge. The Lowry, Salford Quays. 0161 876 2000. Nov 2-6, 7.30pm. Mats Nov 3, 1.30pm, Nov 6, 3pm. £11-£18, concs. MACBETH A tale of ruthless ambition. Studio Salford, The King's Arms, Bloom Street. 07753 163336. Nov 6 8 9, 7.30pm, Nov 7, 5pm. £8, concs- TEECHERS John Godber's hilarious take about an enthusiastic drama teacher. The Lowry, Salford Quays. 0161 876 2000. Oct 25-30, 8pm. Mats Oct 27, 1.30pm, Oct 30, 3pm. £10-£16, concs. ——————————————————————————————————22/25 FUN DAYS OUT SEE p347-348 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:02:56  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— SALFORD THE BELLS Leopold Lewis's chilling tale of murder, remorse and retribution. A new adaptation by Deborah McAndrew set in the snowbound mountains of Alsace. The Lowry, Salford Quays. 0161 876 2000. Nov 10-13, 8pm. £10-£16, concs. THE CRUCIBLE Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company presents Arthur Miller's play about a group of young girls who are accused of witchcraft. The Lowry, Salford Quays. 0161 876 2000. Nov 9-13, 7.30pm. Mats Nov 10 11, 1.30pm, Nov 13, 2.30pm. £11-£20, concs. ——————————————————————————————————23/25 FUN DAYS OUT SEE p347-348 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:03:11  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— SOUTHPORT HANNAH AND HANNA A heartfelt tale written by John Retallack about two very different teenage girls, one from Kosovo and the other from Margate. Southport Arts Centre, Lord Street. 01704 540011. Nov 17, 7.30pm, Nov 18, 2pm 7.30pm. £8, concs. ST HELENS I AM A VIKING Gonzo Moose's new show telling the epic tale of a mere mortal who tries to make his mark in a world full of strange and fearsome gods. The Citadel, Waterloo Street. 01744 735436. Oct 28, 8pm. £7, concs. ——————————————————————————————————24/25 FUN DAYS OUT SEE p347-348 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema
P336 Teletext 336 Oct27 21:03:26  in your   area  —————————————————————————————  —— WARRINGTON HOPE OPERA Riding Lights Theatre Company presents a series of extraordinary stories about ordinary people, told in colourful ways. Salvation Army Centre, Academy Street. 0845 961 3000. Oct 28, 7.30pm. £8. MACBETH Ithaka Theatre Company's new version of the classic Shakespeare play which is set in a contemporary world of high-tech and high finance. Pyr!mid And Parr Hall, Palmyra Square South. 01925 442345. Nov 18 20, 8pm. Mats Nov 18 19, 1pm, Nov 18, 10am. £9, concs. ——————————————————————————————————25/25 FUN DAYS OUT SEE p347-348 Comedy Classical Lon Class Cinema