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The Magic of the Beatles

Throughout the show the band played their roles perfectly. There was two hours of music, which was faultless, professional and polished.The performers stayed in character throughout the show, they varied their costumes and hair styles for each of the four sets, attention to detail was second to none, even changing Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Sport

Derby v Stoke

STOKE CITY notched up a third successive clean sheet as they held promotion chasing Derby County to a goalless draw on Wednesday evening. Jack Butland was Stoke’s hero, producing two outstanding first half saves to keep the home side at bay, whilst the woodwork twice came to the Potters’ rescue Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Stoke v Brentford

Having been beaten comfortably by Leeds United on the opening weekend of the season, Gary Rowett expected an improved display against a Brentford side who stuck five past Rotherham United in their curtain raiser a week earlier. Sadly, it was to be another disappointing 90 minutes despite  taking the lead Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Sport

Leeds v Stoke

The Potters took to the field as the pre-season favourites to secure a spot back in the Premier League, although many will now be putting Leeds into the mix on the back of their impressive showing. After 15 minutes Leeds had managed to take the lead thanks to Mateusz Klich, Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Thoroughly Modern Millie

It is hardly surprising that this musical won six Tony awards, including best musical, as it is an uplifting performance on stage, taking you back to the roaring 20’s, amidst the glamour of New York. Millie, played by Coronation Street’s Hayley Tamaddon, is a small town girl trying to make Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Shrek

This is a fun filled family show which tells the tale of a lonely ogre whose swamp is invaded by fairytale characters  banished from their home in the land of Duluc because they’re different. It all began with a giant storybook, with Shrek and his parents poking their heads out Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
Event

Son of a Preacher Man. Regent Theatre

The Preacher Man, as it’s called, was Soho’s hottest music joint, where kids danced the night away to the latest crazes and dared to dream of love. The joint’s legendary owner, Simon was famous, not only for his vinyl records but for curing lonely hearts with his  words of wisdom and Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago
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Hairspray

Staffordshire’s Stage Productions have brought Hairspray, The Broadway Musical to The Regent Theatre  for the very first time. Being a teenager is hard work, but being a pleasantly plump teenager with an independent mind and big dreams of stardom just makes things 10 times harder. Tracy Turnblad  takes on life’s great Read more…

By Angela Smith, ago