All posts tagged "theatre"

  • Prescot Theatre Company Resurrects Ancient Ghost for New Fairy Tale Production

    Prescot-based MATE Productions will invoke the ancient woodland spirit Will-o’-the-Wisp for its next show. An enchanting walkabout fairy tale, Willo the Wisp & the Fire Sprite invites audiences to navigate magical forests full of elves, witches and trolls in...

    • Posted September 17, 2018
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  • What’s on in Prescot, August 2018

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in August 2018 Thursday 2 August . 5.30pm . Temple Square, off Dale Street, Liverpool MICHAEL CAUSER 10TH ANNIVERSARY VIGIL – Click here for more information. Saturday 4 August ....

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • Prescot Street to Be Called Prospero Place

    The competition to name a new street in Prescot has come to an end, with the public choosing Prospero Place as the winner, from a shortlist of five. The street will be the official address of the...

    • Posted July 17, 2018
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  • Pirates Back in Prescot for One Day Only

    MATE Productions’ stage hit Treasure Island is back in Prescot for one day only on Saturday 14 July. The Prescot-based theatre company have been touring the North West throughout June and July, beginning at Liverpool’s Unity Theatre before taking...

    • Posted July 9, 2018
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  • What’s on in Prescot, July 2018

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill in July 2018 Saturday 7 July . 9am-5pm . Jessie & Co, Leyland Street, Prescot JESSIE & CO 4TH BIRTHDAY PARTY – 20% discount, free prize draw, refreshments, goody bags...

    • Posted July 2, 2018
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  • Voting Now Open on Shakespeare North Prescot Street Name

    A competition to name the street in front of Prescot’s new Shakespeare North Playhouse is now in its final stage. A shortlist of six Shakespeare-inspired names, along with reasons for the suggestions, is being put to the...

    • Posted June 26, 2018
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  • Gallery: MATE Productions’ Treasure Island in Photos

    Prescot-based MATE Productions enjoyed great success with Treasure Island at the Unity Theatre, Liverpool, in April 2018 – and they’re preparing to bring the show back on home turf in June. The pirate adventure, adapted by Phil...

    • Posted May 22, 2018
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  • Prescot Prepares for Festival Season

    (Press release) Festival season is about to descend on Prescot, with a lineup of culture and entertainment culminating in the 10-day Prescot Festival of Music & the Arts. Now in its 14th year, the festival makes an...

    • Posted May 16, 2018
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  • Competition to Name a Prescot Street

    Knowsley Council have launched a competition to name the street outside Shakespeare North’s new theatre, set to open in 2020. Judges are looking for something that is “unique, memorable and Shakespeare-themed.” And they’ve said adamantly they will...

    • Posted May 14, 2018
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  • Prescot Prepares for Pirate Invasion This Summer

    The classic pirate tale Treasure Island is coming to Prescot this summer, courtesy of the town’s own community theatre company, MATE Productions. Adapted by Phil Willmott from the beloved story by Robert Louis Stevenson, Treasure Island follows young...

    • Posted April 12, 2018
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