All posts tagged "theatre"

  • Mother Goose Is Coming to Prescot

    Mother Goose is coming to Prescot this spring, and she wants your help to find the Golden Egg. The walkabout performance of Mother Goose & the Quest for the Golden Egg takes place in the woodlands of Prescot Parish...

    • Posted March 21, 2016
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  • Government Promises £5m for Prescot Shakespeare Theatre

    Tory Chancellor George Osborne announced £5 million towards a theatre and college for Prescot in today’s government budget (Wednesday 16 March). “In the 400th anniversary of the great playwright’s death, I’ve heard the sonnets from the Right...

    • Posted March 16, 2016
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  • Knowsley Council Pledge £6m for Prescot Theatre & College

    Knowsley Council have announced they will invest £6 million in an Elizabethan theatre and study centre in Prescot. Council Leader Cllr Andy Moorhead said the complex has the potential to “deliver over £10m worth of value to...

    • Posted March 10, 2016
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  • What’s on in Prescot: January 2016

    Events in & around Prescot, Whiston & Rainhill Tuesday 5 January . 7.45pm . Valerie Park, Hope Street, Prescot Prescot Cables v Tranmere Rovers (Liverpool Senior Cup Quarter Final) – www.prescotcables.co.uk Saturday 9 January . 3pm . Valerie...

    • Posted December 31, 2015
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  • Government Supports Plans for Shakespearean Theatre in Prescot

    A government minister has pledged support for Shakespeare North‘s project to build an Elizabethan theatre in Prescot. At a parliamentary debate in Westminster Hall on Tuesday 8 December, Minister of State for Culture, Media & Sport Ed...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • 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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