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Theatre announces acts for its reopening

Theatre announces acts for its reopening

Big comedy names, live music from local acts and a pop-up panto have all been announced for the reopening of a town's theatre.

Theatre among first to reopen

Theatre among first to reopen

A theatre is getting set to welcome back audiences as it becomes one of the first in the country to reopen.

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The socially-distanced show will go on

The socially-distanced show will go on

One theatre in Kent will stage a special panto this Christmas which will see both the cast and audience socially distancing.

Theatre welcomes audiences back inside

Theatre welcomes audiences back inside

A theatre is set to have audiences back under its roof with a series of film nights and a live comedy night.

Award-winning comedian's set in pub garden

Award-winning comedian's set in pub garden

Award-winning comedian Nathan Cassidy will perform an uplifting outdoor show about his magical, life changing year… 2019 this Bank Holiday Sunday

Panto is postponed, theatre announces

Panto is postponed, theatre announces

Another of the county's pantomimes has been postponed to next Christmas, as its theatre suspends shows until the New Year.

Panto postponed until next year

Panto postponed until next year

The coronavirus pandemic has put paid to yet another Kent theatre's Christmas pantomime this year.

Live and kicking shows

Live and kicking shows

An al fresco festival will stage live music, opera and theatre performances in the open this weekend.

Bonfire night and pantos cancelled

Bonfire night and pantos cancelled

Three festive events have been postponed due to ongoing safety concerns around the spread of coronavirus.

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Kent's biggest panto cancelled

Kent's biggest panto cancelled

Kent’s biggest pantomime has been cancelled for the first time amid uncertainty surrounding the reopening of theatres.

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Festival to go ahead in 'bitesize' form

Festival to go ahead in 'bitesize' form

A music and theatre festival has been scaled down and become an open-air event so that it can go ahead in a smaller form this summer.

Outdoor theatre for the times we live in

Outdoor theatre for the times we live in

A theatre, closed since March, is to stage three outdoor shows, which have all been touched by the effects of lockdown in a variety of ways.

Panto is off this Christmas

Panto is off this Christmas

A pantomime at a Kent theatre has been postponed for a year due to the difficulties surrounding social distancing.

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Live on the Vine summer festival launches

Live on the Vine summer festival launches

A new summer festival, bringing live entertainment outdoors each weekend, is set to launch tonight, raising funds for a local theatre and artists.

Fleabag and more join cinema's screen line-up

Fleabag and more join cinema's screen line-up

The play which the TV show Fleabag was based on is among a series of National Theatre Live shows set to be screened at a Kent cinema this summer.

Drive-in delights for this summer

Drive-in delights for this summer

Is the lack of summertime events drivin' you crazy? Here's a round-up of drive-in cinema and comedy happening across the county.

Oh yes they are - or are they?

Oh yes they are - or are they?

Theatres across Kent remain upbeat about panto season this year, and hope to be able to go ahead "without having to resort to the use of magic beans."

Big acting names join at home line-up

Big acting names join at home line-up

Stars from Black Panther and Peaky Blinders are among the acting greats performing live as part of the latest National Theatre at Home line-up.

Boycie's coming to Kent!

Boycie's coming to Kent!

John Challis will be hosting an intimate talk about his life and career next year.

Strictly stars bring Firedance to the county

Strictly stars bring Firedance to the county

Strictly stars Karen Hauer and Gorka Marquez have announced that they will bring their tour which had been cancelled to Kent next year.

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