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Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Grand Opera House Summer Youth Project

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Belfast’s Grand Opera House where auditions are taking place for The Wizard of Oz, the Theatre’s Summer Youth Project.

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A stunning theatrical debut

A stunning theatrical debut

Acclaimed local theatre stars Gerard McCabe and Michael Condron launch Soda Bread Theatre Company with the Irish premiere of Borderland, taking place at Belfast Waterfront next Friday and Saturday (January 19 and 20.)

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‘Did you hear the story of the Johnstone twins?’

‘Did you hear the story of the Johnstone twins?’

“So did you hear the story of the Johnstone twins? As like each other as two new pins.” And so begins the rollercoaster of emotion that is the smash hit musical Blood Brothers, which is making a welcome return to the Grand Opera House.

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A showcase of musical talent

A showcase of musical talent

Singers from across Northern Ireland will be coming together next week for a very special musical showcase at Theatre at the Mill in Newtownabbey on January 13.

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Panto cast give pop up performance for Mencap’s little stars

The children at the Mencap Centre in Belfast were treated to a ‘flying visit’ from the cast of Peter Pan this week.

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Fusion Theatre celebrate anniversary

Fusion Theatre celebrate anniversary

Lisburn’s cross community youth theatre company, Fusion Theatre, are getting ready to celebrate their 15th anniversary in style.

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Women’s Stories of WWII on stage

Women’s Stories of WWII on stage

On Saturday October 7 Smashing Times Theatre and Film Company will be bringing The Woman is Present: Women’s Stories of WWII to the Island Arts Centre in Lisburn.

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Fusion get their skates on for their latest show

Fusion get their skates on for their latest show

Fusion Theatre, celebrating their 15th anniversary this year, have never been a company that shies away from a challenge and their latest production, Starlight Express, proved to be no exception.

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The race is on for Fusion Theatre

Fusion Theatre have skated into the Island Hall in Lisburn for their latest production, the Northern Ireland amateur premiere of Starlight Express.

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Garvey Youth take to the stage with Calamity Jane

Lisnagarvey Youth Society recently took to the stage of the Island Hall with a modern and fresh retelling of the classic hit musical Calamity Jane.

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Teresa is ‘delighted’ to  visit Lisburn

Teresa is ‘delighted’ to visit Lisburn

The Island Arts Centre in Lisburn is hosting ‘Delighted’, the first tour by the fast up-and-coming musical comedian Teresa Livingstone on Friday, September 29.

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Rehearsals in full swing for Garvey Youth’s Calamity Jane

Rehearsals in full swing for Garvey Youth’s Calamity Jane

Rehearsals are now well underway for Lisnagarvey Youth Society’s latest production, Calamity Jane, which will be staged at the Island Hall from August 31 until September 2.

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Belfast’s ‘Jewel in the Crown’ to sparkle once again

Belfast’s ‘Jewel in the Crown’ to sparkle once again

Over the next three months Belfast’s Grand Opera House will be enveloped in scaffolding while the brickwork of the exterior is cleaned, and the iconic masonry repainted. Throughout this time the Theatre will remain open and continue to welcome audience members as normal.

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The race is on for Fusion Theatre

The race is on for Fusion Theatre

As part of their 15th Anniversary celebrations Fusion Theatre are excited to bring the amateur premiere of Starlight Express to Northern Ireland.

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Conor treads the boards in ‘Oliver’

Conor treads the boards in ‘Oliver’

Local lad Conor Cox will be treading the boards at the Grand Opera House this summer when he takes on the role of ‘Dodger’ in a production of the hit musical ‘Oliver’.

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Disney skates its way back to Belfast

Disney skates its way back to Belfast

Join A globetrotting tour Of Disney destinations when Disney On Ice presents Passport To Adventure in Belfast this November.

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Fun for all the family at the Grand Opera House

Fun for all the family at the Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House has announced details of its first ever Family Festival which runs from Tuesday 4 to Thursday July 6.

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Jersey Boys set to make its NI debut

Jersey Boys set to make its NI debut

Belfast’s Grand Opera House is to host the award-winning, smash-hit Broadway and West End musical Jersey Boys as the show makes its Northern Ireland debut in 2018.

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Ladykillers lined up for the Lyric in adaptation of classic Ealing comedy

Ladykillers lined up for the Lyric in adaptation of classic Ealing comedy

The Ladykillers, the critically acclaimed adaptation of the classic Ealing Comedy by renowned writer Graham Linehan, opens at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast this month.

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GOH hosts Sunday Night at the Musicals

GOH hosts Sunday Night at the Musicals

Tickets are on sale for what’s being billed as the biggest concert the Grand Opera House will have seen in a long time, featuring the combined voices of more than 15 local musical societies presenting ‘Sunday Night At The Musicals’.

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