AWARD-winning theatre company, Global Productions, will be making a welcome return to the main stage at the Harlow Playhouse this month with an action -packed version of E.Nesbit’s much loved children’s classic The Railway Children, which runs for five performances during half term week from Friday 19th to Sunday 21st February. (Tickets here.)
BOUND had a very emotional and personal response from audiences in Oxford when it was first performed in 2013. Following their recent redevelopment of the piece, they hope that its stunning new set structure and deeper research into the victims of human trafficking will allow this production to have an even stronger impact in the Harlow community.
THE Bee Gees were three brothers who from singing close harmony as children grew to become world superstars by their early twenties. They got to a point where they broke up and could no longer speak to each other; only to reform and reinvent disco music as in ‘Saturday Night Fever’. They went on to be acknowledged as some of the greatest song writers in history, and it has been estimated that the Bee Gees’ career record sales total more than 220 million, making them one of the best-selling music artists of all time.
A vibrant coming-of-age story about becoming a man through adventures big and small. It is about a notorious city, and football. How the world views it, and how it views the world.
TODAY marks David Bowie’s 69th birthday. It also marks the release of his latest album Backstar. But who can remember back to February 20th 1092, when the Thin White Duke played the Harlow Playhouse?
A chance to see the premiere of Madam Butterfly at your local Theatre. The highly acclaimed Russian State Opera returns with the perfect tragic opera
THE HARLOW Playhouse production of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was everything that every pantomime could wish itself to be.
SAMUEL BECKETT’S 60-year-old masterpiece, Waiting for Godot, is coming to the Harlow Playhouse for three nights only.
THE Festive celebrations are starting early this year at the Playhouse with the arrival of The Three Half Pints on 20th November.
A MULTI-SENSORY tale which immerses audience members in a world of sight, sounds, smells and sensations is coming to the Harlow Playhouse on 18th November and has already sold out!
“Some are born great, some achieve greatness…” Harlow schools outstanding at Shakespeare Schools Festival
THERE is a famous saying in show business: never work with children and animals.
However, last Wednesday night’s performance at the Harlow Playhouse proved at least one element of this statement wrong.
THE Searchers remarkable career continues. With such classic hits as, Sweets For My Sweet; Needles and Pins; Don’t Throw Your Love Away; Sugar and Spice and When You Walk In The Room, they have contributed enormously in establishing the UK as the world’s leading nation in the music industry.
For the audience at the Harlow Playhouse last Thursday and Friday, a £12 ticket transported them back into the late 1940’s to witness the impact of the Newtown housing development scheme, put in motion after World War Two.
EASTERN Angles Theatre Company present a new musical, created by Eastenders writer Kenny Emson. The show is on at the Harlow Playhouse on Oct 15th and 16th at 7.30pm.
BY all reports, Leo Sayer was not well on the day before his appearance at the Harlow Playhouse. But, in the great tradition of his 1974 hit, Leo was there for performance at the Harlow Playhouse.
COMEDIAN and police officer, Alfie Moore is looking forward to bringing his arresting sense of humour to the Harlow Playhouse in October.
“People called Funny Peculiar “a fun thing to do” and “a lovely shop and expedition.” Older people tend to be more interested and range from the ages 24 to 70. Most of the visitors however tend to be 40+.
FROM Adam Long, founding member of The Reduced Shakespeare Company and co-creator of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) comes Dickens Abridged – a fast-paced musical comedy. An absurdly talented cast of four bring hundreds of the great author’s best-loved characters to life in 70 minutes of madcap Dickensian mayhem.
TV medium Colin Fry has died at the age of 53, his management has announced. The spiritualist, whose shows included Most Haunted and 6ixth Sense With Colin Fry, was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer in April.
THAT’LL Be The Day is all about recreating nostalgia with LIVE entertainment, reflecting the music and tone of an era that changed the course of music history and youth culture forever. Incredibly the show is now in its 30th year of touring, and the birthday party is coming to a theatre near you!
CALLING all retro music fans. If you like 70s music, you’ll love this: so goes the publicity for latest live concert show to go on tour nationwide The Solid Gold 70s Show.
JOIN hero Tree Fu Tom, as he takes to the stage in his first ever nationwide ‘live’ tour in 2015. With dates in theatres across the UK, running from April through November, fans of the CBeebies show will be able to follow the adventures of Tom, Twigs and friends on an action-packed adventure through the magical world of Treetopolis!
LES Enfants Terribles brought a touch of circus themed fun to Harlow this weekend through their touring production of Dr Longitude’s Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie.
GIVEN government cuts, many theatre companies have turned, rather than creating new shows for audiences to come and watch, to taking the new shoes to the audiences themselves. Not Too Tame are one such company, and their production of Early Doors at The Red Lion in Potter Street, Harlow, proved a truly fantastic evening.