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Louie Spence, Michelle Collins, Jayne Wisener and Luke Kelly who will all star in Cinderella at the Orchard Theatre, Dartford

The stars come out for panto launch

The stars came out to launch panto in Dartford as theatre bosses revealed more than half the tickets have already been snapped up.

TV legend tempted out of retirement for panto in Kent

Tiswas legend Bob Carolgees and Spit the Dog will star in the Sevenoaks panto this year

Tiswas star Bob Carolgees - and his sidekick Spit the Dog - have been tempted out of retirement to take on panto in the county this year.


From Dreamgirls to sweet dreams

Amber Riley in Dreamgirls at the Savoy Theatre. Credit: Brinkhoff & Mögenburg

Forget about the last train home after a spectacular night out in London - enjoy it to the max, just for One Night Only!

Colourful world-class puppetry returns to town

Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival is in partnership with Disney's The Lion King

A puppetry festival returns to a Kent town next month with a colourful line-up and a special partnership with Disney's The Lion King.

War Horse's special anniversary

A story of unbreakable bonds, Michael Morpurgo’s War Horse, comes to Kent, where his writing began, for its 10th anniversary tour.

Settle down for some autumnal storytelling

The Girl and the Giraffe is one of the puppet shows at a new season at Dreamland

A Kent attraction is to launch its first puppetry season, with enchanting storytelling shows for all ages through the autumn.

Strictly Craig

Strictly judge Craig Revel Horwood Picture: BBC

Loveable baddie Craig Revel Horwood talks dream Strictly contestants and bring (brutally) honest as he brings his show Son of a Preacher Man, to Kent.

More pink and frothy than a strawberry milkshake: it's Hairspray

Hairspray the musical

Looking for a cure for the back to school blues? Hairspray the high-energy musical is here to help.

War Horse rehearsals ride in

War Horse is coming to the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury

Rehearsals begin for the National Theatre 10th anniversary run of Michael Morpurgo's War Horse in the county.

Brenda's glad to be back with Hairspray

Hairspray the musical

Former X-Factor star Brenda Edwards is set to bring it on stage every night with the high-energy musica Hairspray, while battling breast cancer.

Mind boggling creative magic with bOing!

Shona Reppe brings The Curious Scrapbook of Josephine Bean to bOing!

Unleash your creative streak with some marvellous magical shows and experiences at this weekend's bOing! international family festival.


Lose yourself in Alice's Wonderland

Alice makes some discoveries underground

Fall deep down the rabbit hole and lose yourself in Alice's Wonderland with an interactive stage show that’s an adventure all of its own.

All aboard for Edith Nesbit's The Railway Children

The Railway Children is written by Edith Nesbit, who spent her last years in Kent

A stage production of Edith Nesbit's The Railway Children in Kent this week wisely steers itself away from the famous film.

Have you got panto talent?

The cast of Sleeping Beauty. Pic: Martin Smith at Orgin8 Photography

Young dancers could star in this year's panto alongside TV stars Claire Sweeney, Andy Moss and Joe Tracini.


Miss Marple's mystery

Tunbridge Wells-based Louise Jameson stars in A Murder is Announced

Agatha Christie's whodunnit A Murder is Announced comes to the stage, starring Kent actress and former Doctor Who star Louise Jameson.

All aboard for The Railway Children

The Railway Children has been adapted for the stage

A stage adaptation of the classic children's story, The Railway Children, written by a Kent author, comes to the county.

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