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Melton Theatre to present ‘An evening with Kristina Rihanoff and Tristan MacManus

Strictly Come Dancing stars, Kristina Rihanoff and Tristan MacManus are heading to Melton this autumn with a fantastic night of song, dance and stories from their time on the BBC hit show.

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Grab your copy of Melton Theatre's What's On Guide Autumn/Winter 2017 PHOTO: Supplied

An unmissable autumn season scheduled at Melton Theatre

Following the launch of its new website and ticketing software Melton Theatre is offering customers a diverse programme of choice.

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Ali Cook - Principles of Deception PHOTO: Supplied

Magician and comedian Ali Cook bringing new tour Principles of Deception to Melton

The star of West End magic marvels and big screen spectacles, Ali Cook, has announced a new UK tour for his critically acclaimed comedy magic show Principles of Deception.

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Steven Arnold will play Dandini in the Cinderella Christmas pantomime at Melon Theatre PHOTO: Supplied

Coronation Street’s Steven Arnold to join the Cinderella Christmas pantomime cast at Melton Theatre

It may only be June however, panto bosses at Melton Theatre are already working hard towards their biggest Christmas pantomime to date.

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10 of the funniest Twitter accounts on the General Election

10 of the funniest Twitter accounts on the General Election

Twitter is awash with politics as the general election campaign enters its final week.

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A Midsummer Night's Dream - The Mechanicals PHOTO: Supplied

All set for another bumper season by the Stamford Shakespeare Company

The mesmerising Stamford Shakespeare Company has a triptych of delightful plays lined up for their open air summer season, at Tolethorpe Hall, in June.

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From left to right: Gill Bowler (Judith), Paul Puttnam (Eric) and Sally Portsmouth (Vicky), missing is Ron Berry who plays Mark PHOTO: Supplied

Syston QT Theatre Group to perform comedy “The Opposite Sex”

Syston QT Theatre Group are set to perform their comedy “The Opposite Sex” next week.

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Hickory Dickory Murder presented by The Dead Secrets PHOTO: Supplied

Murder mystery comedy coming to Wymondham Village Hall

An award-winning murder mystery comedy is to be performed at Wymondham Village Hall, on Thursday, May 11.

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Andy Parsons returns to Melton with his brand new show Peak Bullsh*t

Fabulously funny stand-up comic Andy Parsons returns to Melton next weekend.

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Must see show at Queniborough to include 50s and 60s music

Eddie and The Gold Tops, a Live and Local music show will be performed at Queniborough Village Hall on Sunday, April 9, at 7.30pm.

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The cast of Legally Blonde PHOTO: Andrew Howe/Rutland Photography

Review: SKY Theatre’s Legally Blonde musical at Melton Theatre

The musical is a riotously funny and an impossibly energetic spectacle that will leave you breathless with laughter writes Steve Tierney.

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Legally Blonde is on at Melton Theatre from Tuesday, March 28 to Saturday, April 1 PHOTO: Supplied

SKY Theatre presents Legally Blonde the musical at Melton Theatre

Harvard’s beloved blonde takes the stage by storm in a fun, upbeat story of self-discovery.

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Melton Lions at their 27th annual concert PHOTO: Derek Whitehouse

Packed audience enjoys 27th annual Melton Lions concert

Around 350 elderly people enjoyed the 27th annual Melton Mowbray Lions concert.

Bookends presents Simon and Garfunkel Through The Years PHOTO: Supplied

Tickets still available for Simon and Garfunkel Through The Years concert at Melton Theatre

Listen to an authentic tribute to Simon and Garfunkel Through The Years at Melton Theatre on Sunday.

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Some of the Whissendine Stars cast in Camelot PHOTO: Mike McSweeney Photography

Full house both nights for Whissedine STARS Camelot pantomime

The Whissendine STARS packed the village hall out over two evenings (February 3-4) for the their annual pantomime.

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Meltons BIG Weekend (February 16-19) PHOTO: Supplied

Melton’s BIG Weekend of comedy rolls into town for second year running

For the second year running several different venues across Melton are preparing to host some of the biggest names in comedy in support of Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival which started yesterday (February 8-26).

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The cast of Harby Harlequins performing The Wizard of Hose pantomime PHOTO: Supplied

Harby Harlequins entertain with The Wizard of Hose pantomime

The Harby Harlequins gave five pantomime performances in four days to the delight of very enthusiastic audiences last week.


Multitalented Misiuda dancers impress in Melton show

Eloquent performers from the Misiuda Dance Academy put on their dance show ‘All Aboard!’ in front of two packed audiences at Melton Theatre.

Melton Lions Seniors' Variety Concert at Melton Theatre in 2014 - Ben Barretto leads the sing-a-long PHOTO: Derek Whitehouse

Top acts to perform in the Melton Lions’ senior’s variety show

The Melton Mowbray Lions Club have announced the line up for their 27th annual senior’s variety show.

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Whissendine Stars set to unveil latest production Camelot

Tickets are on sale for Whissendine Stars’ latest production which hits the stage this weekend.

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