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Line-up revealed for Deal Festival

Line-up revealed for Deal Festival

A popular 16-day music and arts festival will celebrate women in the arts as it returns to Kent post-lockdown.

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A Midsummer Night's Dream for an apprentice

A Midsummer Night's Dream for an apprentice

An open-air summer theatre tour which will be staged across Kent is looking for a young apprentice to join its company and learn the ropes.

RuPaul's Drag Race star set for panto

RuPaul's Drag Race star set for panto

A star of RuPaul's Drag Race UK, and West End actor, is to join the cast of panto at a Kent theatre this Christmas.

Kent's biggest theatre to reopen in June

Kent's biggest theatre to reopen in June

The county's biggest theatre has announced its much-anticipated reopening - when it will launch the new UK tour of a smash hit musical.

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The summer show will go on

The summer show will go on

A popular summer open-air theatre tour is set to go ahead, thanks to a successful fundraising campaign.

Theatre's future looking up after grant

Theatre's future looking up after grant

The future of a town's only theatre is looking more secure after a Government bail-out.

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Theatre and music festival to return this summer

Theatre and music festival to return this summer

A festival featuring open-air live theatre, music and comedy will return over more three months this summer.

Former Strictly star's emotional challenge for dad

Former Strictly star's emotional challenge for dad

James Jordan has vowed to shave off his 'pretty bad' long hair for charity, as he speaks of the pain of losing his dad to a brain tumour.

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Family festival to bounce back

Family festival to bounce back

A family-friendly arts festival which usually features artists and performers from around the world, is set to return to the county this summer.

West End theatre group purchases pandemic-hit venue

West End theatre group purchases pandemic-hit venue

The entertainment company behind hit West End theatre shows such as The Jersey Boys has acquired a string of struggling local theatres.

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Panto favourites to help us out of lockdown

Panto favourites to help us out of lockdown

Members of a Kent panto cast will be broadcasting a series of fun live shows this Easter weekend which aim to give us tips on easing out of lockdown.

The Voice singer inspired to make more music this summer

The Voice singer inspired to make more music this summer

A singer who made it all the way to the semi-finals of The Voice says he is already working on new projects in Kent this summer.

Come join us for free

Come join us for free

A theatre school is offering a year's scholarship to a deserving pupil.

Theatre launches new membership scheme

Theatre launches new membership scheme

A town centre venue is hoping to bring the crowds flocking back post-pandemic with a series of special benefits.

Rick Stein joins chef line-up coming to Kent

Rick Stein joins chef line-up coming to Kent

Celebrity chef Rick Stein will be among the chefs serving up food for a six-day drive-in event which is coming to the county next month.

Kent's biggest theatre set for June reopening

Kent's biggest theatre set for June reopening

The Marlowe Theatre has revealed it will not reopen until June at the earliest - and has a surprise in store for audiences when it does return.

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Theatre's appeal for summer tour

Theatre's appeal for summer tour

A theatre company has launched an appeal to raise funds for its 20th anniversary summer tour to go ahead at outdoor venues across Kent.

Panto for theatre which faced closure fears

Panto for theatre which faced closure fears

A venue which faced an uncertain future over funding during the pandemic confirms shows and the all-important panto for 2021.

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Pub in the Park team announce drive-in festival

Pub in the Park team announce drive-in festival

The team behind the popular Pub in the Park event have announced a drive-in festival to feature theatre, cinema, comedy and music alongside food.

Behind the closed gates of Kent's attractions

Behind the closed gates of Kent's attractions

Kent's venues should have been welcoming half term visitors, but instead stand empty in lockdown. We've had exclusive access to some of them.

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