All posts tagged "theatre"

  • Dame Judi Promotes Prescot Theatre in Parliament

    Dame Judi Dench took the news of Prescot’s Shakespeare North Playhouse development to Parliament yesterday (Wednesday 15 January). The Oscar-winning actor, whose stage, film and TV career has included seven appearances as M in the James Bond...

    • Posted January 16, 2020
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  • It’s Panto Time – & the Pirates Are Coming!

    The wicked pirate Bluebeard likes getting married – he just doesn’t like staying married. Now he’s got his eye on Cinderella and if she doesn’t watch out she’ll walk the plank. Never fear, the Big Bad Wolf...

    • Posted January 14, 2020
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  • Main Theatre Construction Begins January

    Above-ground construction on the Shakespeare North theatre in Prescot will begin in January 2020. Knowsley Council have appointed contractors Kier Construction for the two-year task. The ground, formerly part of the Mill Street Car Park, has already...

    • Posted December 5, 2019
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  • New Bistro to Bring Market Place Alive This Christmas

    A new bistro and cultural complex will bring a lantern parade, live music and an ice skating rink to Prescot town centre this weekend. Imaginarium Bistro opens on Friday 29 November in Market Place. Historically a centre...

    • Posted November 26, 2019
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  • What’s on in Prescot, August 2019

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in August 2019 Saturday 3 August . 9am-2pm . Prescot Town Centre & Shopping Centre Prescot Producers’ Market & Arts & Craft Fayre Saturday 3 August . 10am-2pm ....

    • Posted August 2, 2019
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  • More Shakespeare Coming to Prescot This August

    The Lord Chamberlain’s Men will bring Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream to Prescot on Thursday 8 August. The best-loved of the Bard’s comedies, Dream transports us to the enchanted woodlands of the Athenian countryside, a magical world...

    • Posted July 24, 2019
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  • Romeo & Juliet Returns to Prescot 13 July: Photos

    Imaginarium Theatre’s hit production of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet returns to Prescot before ending its summer tour. The play opened in the ‘Woodland Theatre,’ in the grounds of Prescot Parish Church, on 15 June, before touring parks across Merseyside...

    • Posted July 5, 2019
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  • What’s on in Prescot, June 2019

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in June 2019 Saturday 1 June . 9am-2pm . Prescot Town Centre & Shopping Centre Prescot Producers’ Market & Arts & Craft Fayre Saturday 1 June . 1pm-3pm ....

    • Posted June 1, 2019
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  • Romeo & Juliet Coming to Prescot This June, July

    The world’s most famous love story is coming to Prescot on 15 June. Imaginarium Theatre, the Prescot-based company known until recently as MATE Productions, is staging William Shakespeare’s tale of romance, revenge and rivalry in the woodlands...

    • Posted May 29, 2019
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  • What’s on in Prescot, May 2019

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in May 2019 Saturday 4 May . 9am-2pm . Prescot Town Centre & Shopping Centre Prescot Producers’ Market & Arts & Craft Fayre Saturday 4 May 11am-4pm . Prescot...

    • Posted May 3, 2019
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