All posts tagged "theatre"

  • Halloween & Bonfire Night in Prescot

    There’s lots coming up for all the family this Halloween and Bonfire Night in Prescot. There’s an early Halloween treat at Prescot Library on Tuesday 27 October, when children can make Halloween masks (free, materials supplied) between 2.30pm...

    • Posted October 26, 2015
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  • What’s on in Prescot: September 2015

    Events in and around Prescot, Whiston and Rainhill Tuesday 1 September . 7.30pm . St Ann’s Millennium Centre, View Road, Rainhill Open Meeting about the Future of Loyola Hall Saturday 5 September . 9am-2pm . Eccleston Street,...

    • Posted September 1, 2015
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  • Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

    Romance? Check. Great music? Check. Mischief and mayhem? Laugh-out loud hilarity? Special effects? Yes, yes, yes to everything. This production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream transported me somewhere magical for two hours. The action began outside, continued inside...

    • Posted May 31, 2015
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  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream Comes to Prescot

    (Press release: MATE productions) Award-winning MATE Productions (Best of Liverpool Theatre’s 2012, Knowsley Artistic Group of the Year 2014) in partnership with Shakespeare North and the RSC Open Stages programme present this spectacular promenade indoor and outdoor production, premiering in...

    • Posted April 30, 2015
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  • Prescot Actor Bill Moores Dies at 80

    The Prescot actor Bill Moores has passed away at the age of 80. On TV, he was best-known for a long stint as Cedric – perpetually drunk and always propping up the bar – in the Liverpool-set...

    • Posted April 17, 2015
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  • Shakespeare’s Dream Comes to Prescot

    The grounds of Prescot’s 17th-century parish church will become the setting for Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream this May. Knowsley-based MATE Productions have teamed up with Shakespeare North and the Royal Shakespeare Company for the community production, which will...

    • Posted February 17, 2015
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  • Support Shakespeare North’s Plans for a Theatre in Prescot

    The Shakespeare North Trust presents its planning application for an Elizabethan theatre and college on 17 January to Knowsley Council. The new Prescot town centre venue could be open by 2019 if all goes according to plan....

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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  • What’s on in Prescot: January 2015

    Events in Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill Saturday 3 January . 3.00pm . Valerie Park, Hope Street, Prescot PRESCOT CABLES V DROYLSDEN . See www.prescotcables.co.uk for more fixtures Thursday 8-Saturday 10 January . 7.15pm (2.15pm Saturday matinee) . Rainhill...

    • Posted January 4, 2015
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  • Shakespeare North Prescot Theatre Plans Revealed

    A 350-seat Elizabethan theatre and study centre is in the pipeline for Prescot town centre. The Shakespeare North Trust have revealed designs for the 3,000-square-metre complex, which they hope can be funded and built by 2019. The...

    • Posted December 18, 2014
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  • Shakespeare North Plan Theatre in Prescot

    A group of academics and theatre professionals are pressing on with plans to build a theatre and college in Prescot. The Shakespeare North Trust first mooted the idea in 2007, but the project was put on the back...

    • Posted November 25, 2014
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