Cult novel and iconic film, The Graduate, takes to the stage at The Deco

Here’s to you Mrs Robinson! White Cobra Productions bring the story, made famous in the film starring Ann Bancroft and Duston Hoffman, to The Deco stage this May. The theatre is teaming up with the award-winning, Northamptonshire theatre group, with three performances of The Graduate between Thursday, May 16th, to Continue Reading

Fringe Festival set to showcase students’ final year productions

The Student Fringe Festival runs from 29 April – 5 May at The Platform The University of Northampton (BA) Events Management students are hosting this year’s Fringe Festival. This theatre festival is a week-long production to showcase the (BA) Acting and Creative Practice students’ final year pieces. A variety of Continue Reading

Northampton Film Festival – A triumph!

Northamptonshire-based theatre producer Kelly Golding writes about the Closing Ceremony of the Northampton Film Festival I had the pleasure of attending the Closing Ceremony of the Northampton Film Festival hosted at Royal & Derngate, where the audience were treated to an eclectic programme made by talented up and coming film Continue Reading

Brand new musical co-production comes to Northampton this November

Royal & Derngate, Northampton, and New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich, have announced their co-production of a new musical. The Season, by 2018 Stiles + Drewe Mentorship Award winners, Jim Barne and Kit Buchan, comes to Northampton and Ipswich in November. It’s Christmas Eve and Dougal has travelled from Northampton to New Continue Reading

Classic Irish play heads to The Playhouse with Northampton’s White Cobra

Northampton based theatre company White Cobra Productions are putting on their production of the acclaimed play, The Beauty Queen of Leenane, in their home town. Now established as a modern classic of Irish theatre, The Beauty Queen of Leenane will be performed for five nights at Northampton’s Playhouse Theatre, in Continue Reading

Masque announce cast for “The Duchess of Malfi” at Holy Sepulchre

Northampton’s Masque Theatre present John Webster’s revenge tragedy from 2-6 April 2019 – the cast of 18 local performers have just been announced. Director John Myhill combines faces old and new to bring to life the dark revenge play in the atmospheric surroundings of the Holy Sepulchre Church on Sheep Continue Reading