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The Tempest, live from Stratford to Helmsley

Live relays of plays from London and elsewhere come thick and fast now, so are no longer news, and we don’t blog them as often as we did in the early days of this new theatrical venture. However, occasionally one comes along that deserves highlighting (in our opinion!). Into this category falls the Royal Shakespeare […]

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Rattigan’s “Deep Blue Sea” on live relay

Terrence Rattigan, a playwright who enjoyed considerable success in the 1940s and 50s, is having a bit of a revival at the moment.  If you enjoyed “Flarepath” at the York Theatre Royal recently, you might also like “The Deep Blue Sea” now showing at the National Theatre, and to be broadcast by live relay on […]

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“The Audience” returns to the Arts Centre

Enjoy a night out with theatre royalty! Helen Mirren gives an Olivier and Tony Award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth II in “The Audience”, returning in celebration of the monarch’s 90th birthday. For sixty years, the Queen has met with each of her Prime Ministers in a private weekly meeting known as The Audience. From old […]

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Treasure Island at half term

A Live Relay of the National Theatre’s Christmas show, Treasure Island, was shown locally a couple of weeks ago. If you missed it, and have heard the rave reviews it attracted, there’s another chance to see it, and best of all you can take the smaller ones – it’s suitable for ages 10 and upwards […]

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Live relays, coming soon

When live broadcasts from theatres and concert halls were first introduced, some years ago, they were a rare treat. Now they come thick and fast, and the next couple of months seem to be particularly busy. Here’s a roundup of forthcoming plays being shown at the Palace cinema in Malton, and (in most cases) also […]

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Monty Python Live (mostly)

“Who’d have thought, Obadiah, that forty years on we’d be …. doing a revival of Monty Python?” The opening of the four Yorkshiremen sketch was a dead cert for inclusion in the much advertised Monty Python reunion show which concluded its short run at the O2 Arena in London on Sunday night with a live […]

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Live relay of ‘Skylight’

We booked for “Skylight”, now running at the Wyndham’s Theatre in London, with just a glance at the names. Playwright David Hare, principal parts Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy. What’s not to like? Nothing, as we expected. The official synopsis says: On a bitterly cold London evening, schoolteacher Kyra Hollis receives an unexpected visit from […]

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