04 December 2019
Reviewer Olivia Vandyk saw the opening night with her family, who were treated to a musical and visual experience to rival a tin of Quality Street.
03 December 2019
Costumed appearances in Jackson Square, Sawbridgeworth and Stansted provide alarm call to community that Sleeping Beauty's opening night is near.
25 November 2019
The classic fairy tale – which opens Thursday December 5 for a month-long run – represents the Stortford theatre's first pantomime co-production.
22 November 2019
Jack and the Beanstalk, featuring a professional cast and live musicians, opens on Friday November 29 for a five-week run.
12 November 2019
'Jekyll & Hyde is not a musical I'll be revisiting. But it's a measure of the calibre of BSMTC that they made a decent fist of the show.'
31 October 2019
Charlotte Tarran, one of Bishop’s Stortford Musical Theatre Company’s many talented performers, writes about the arts group’s next production.
14 October 2019
Cat Barkley talks to seasoned storyteller Danyah Miller ahead of her one-woman staging of Michael Morpurgo’s children’s book at Rhodes this month
12 October 2019
The theatrical version of Dear Zoo is returning to Rhodes this month, following the show's popular reception at the South Road venue in February.
29 September 2019
A Northgate Primary School pupil, 8, who landed a role in a hit Broadway and West End show is now looking towards the next stage in his acting career
06 September 2019
A company who cycle from venue to venue with their set, props and costumes are bringing tragicomedy The Tempest to Stortford on Tuesday (Sept 10)
30 August 2019
Lily Martin will be taking up a place at the Pauline Quirke Full-Time Academy for the Performing Arts in London
15 August 2019
There is a chance next month for budding performers to audition for the annual pantomime at Harlow Playhouse. Cat Barkley reports.
05 August 2019
Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show is coming to Rhodes on August 9. It is based on the classic book series by author and illustrator David McKee.
02 August 2019
LucyKate Newland had a whale of a time when she set sail for Rhodes to see BSMTC Juniors' production of The Little Mermaid
18 July 2019
Cat Barkley looks ahead to the second Theatre in the Fields festival, more than 12 hours of drama, comedy, song, music and film in Furneux Pelham
10 July 2019
Uni student Sam Hobart has designed and created bespoke outfits for Water Lane theatre group's Much Ado About Nothing on a budget of £20 per character
06 July 2019
The 64 youngsters aged between six and 18 are members of Theatretain in the town, Hertford and Ware.
18 June 2019
The brand new four-week production runs from December 7 to January 5 and features 40 public performances
05 June 2019
An uplifting story of romance, despair, and friendship is coming to Harlow Playhouse on Friday, June 7.
17 May 2019
Polly Bloom wonders why 'gorgeous' show at Rhodes was not full of groups organised by local dance schools for their students to be inspired