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Theatre company vows 'we will return'

Theatre company vows 'we will return'

A theatre company which was to have staged its 20th summer tour this year has postponed it to next year amid the coronavirus outbreak.

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The last theatre show in Kent - for now

The last theatre show in Kent - for now

It was possibly the last theatre show in Kent - or the UK - for months, due to the coronavirus outbreak - though no-one knew then. Here's how it went:

The curtain comes down at Kent theatres

The curtain comes down at Kent theatres

Theatres across Kent have shut their doors and suspended shows as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. Here's the latest:

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Kent's biggest theatre to shut for month

Kent's biggest theatre to shut for month

Shows have been cancelled at a theatre following the government's latest advice on the coronavirus outbreak.

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Stunning show with some shocks at the Kit Kat Klub

Stunning show with some shocks at the Kit Kat Klub

A show of two halves filled with complicated, sexy dance numbers and some shocks at the end, Cabaret the Musical was a serious hit for our reviewer.

Sell-out hit Six the Musical announces third Kent date

Sell-out hit Six the Musical announces third Kent date

Divorced. Beheaded. Live! Hit show Six the Musical has added another Kent theatre to its 2020 UK tour - but tickets are selling fast.

Come to the Cabaret!

Come to the Cabaret!

Cabaret the musical star John Partridge - which comes to Kent this week - says he fought for his role in the show, but it may be one of his last.

Gavin and Stacey's Ruth Jones to come to Kent

Gavin and Stacey's Ruth Jones to come to Kent

The award-winning writer of Gavin and Stacey, Ruth Jones, is bringing her one woman show to the county.

An all-singing, all-dancing Moulin Rouge tribute

An all-singing, all-dancing Moulin Rouge tribute

A show billed as the ultimate tribute to the movie musical Moulin Rouge comes to the Kent stage this weekend.

Theatre show cancelled over links to coronavirus case

Theatre show cancelled over links to coronavirus case

A Kent theatre has cancelled a show tonight after a 'close contact' of cast members was confirmed to have coronavirus.

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The scariest stage show ever comes to Kent

The scariest stage show ever comes to Kent

A show considered to be the scariest stage horror ever written is in Kent this week, but if you see it, be sure to keep its secrets, say its writers.

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Panto producers take on second Kent theatre's Christmas show

Panto producers take on second Kent theatre's Christmas show

Theatre managers have announced a new partnership with pantomime producers who already stage an award-winning show each year at another Kent theatre.

A Fawlty Towers-like farce from John Cleese

A Fawlty Towers-like farce from John Cleese

He brought us 12 episodes of Fawlty Towers and John Cleese says his first stage play, which comes to Kent soon, is a farce like the BBC sitcom.

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Mamma Mia! The Party star AJ's living the dream

Mamma Mia! The Party star AJ's living the dream

Kent's AJ Bentley, of the BBC's Let It Shine, and now Mamma Mia! The Party at the O2, says its "pretty great" to have the career he always dreamt of.

Our Joe's back as Frank Spencer

Our Joe's back as Frank Spencer

Kent comedian Joe Pasquale is set to return as accident-prone Frank Spencer for a second tour of the stage show of Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em.

Review: Lady Chatterley's Lover is just as controversial as you remember

Review: Lady Chatterley's Lover is just as controversial as you remember

A performance that starts as abruptly as it ends, Lady Chatterley's Lover is a show full of passion, drama and defiance.

Play once banned as sensationalist erotica comes to Kent

Play once banned as sensationalist erotica comes to Kent

Coronation Street star Rupert Hill, who plays gamekeeper Mellors in DH Lawrence's Lady Chatterley's Lover in Kent this week, says "he's a dude".

Festival line-up to feature music, magic and memories

Festival line-up to feature music, magic and memories

A MOBO award winning musician, BGT magician and Shakespeare's Globe on Tour are among the acts announced for an annual outdoor summer festival.

Have you got what it takes to be in musical?

Have you got what it takes to be in musical?

An amateur dramatics group will hold auditions for its latest show Oklahoma the Musical and they want cast, crew and cowboys to step into the corral

Second time lucky?

Second time lucky?

Villagers are being asked for their views on a new community centre in Hawkhurst.

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