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Goldilocks poster at Theatre Royal, St Helens

Circus-themed Goldilocks will entrance kids of all ages

Goldilocks and the Three Bears stretches back to the mid-nineteenth century, but St Helens Theatre Royal gives us a modern take on this magical fairy tale with a circus twist. The Regal Entertainments’ pantomime provides a mix of madcap comedy...

Review: Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, Liverpool Empire

When Tom Macrae and Dan Gillespie Sells’ dynamic coming-of-age musical burst on to the scene in 2017, it quickly gained a reputation as the show that everybody was talking about. Merseyside audiences became the latest regional crowd to get a...
Grease the musical

A night to remember as Grease comes to Liverpool

Review: Grease the musical 4/5 ♦♦♦♦ Since its Chicago debut in 1971, there have been several adaptations of Grease, including the 1978 box office hit film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John. Broadway revivals and countless live performances later, Grease remains an...
King Richard Review

Will Smith stuns with powerful performance in King Richard

King Richard tells the story of the father of two of the greatest athletes of all time, Venus and Serena Williams, and how he trained them in their early years.

Five of the Best: the dessert places you must try in Liverpool

The popular American bakery chain Cinnabon has opened its third store in Liverpool, just a walk away from Liverpool Central. Cinnabon joins the rest of the city's dessert places - which people go mad for. After the newest sweet treat...

Jack and the Beanstalk Review: St Helens Theatre Royal

Christmas has come early for panto lovers in St Helens this year as the Theatre Royal’s October offering ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ provides the perfect half-term treat for all the family. From the instant the dastardly giant’s voice rumbles through...

Almost Liverpool 8 – A celebration of diversity and culture

MerseyNewsLive reviews Almost Liverpool 8 Part way through Almost Liverpool 8, poet Roger McGough says: "Everybody would like to be from Liverpool" and after watching this film, it is easy to see why. Almost Liverpool 8 is a documentary celebrating the area of...

Four Liverpool restaurants nominated for prestigious awards

Four Liverpool restaurants have been shortlisted in the inaugural Deliveroo Restaurant Awards - and the people of Liverpool can now cast their vote for the winner.  Crust, Grilla, Caribou Poutine and Fat Hippo have been selected out of more than...

The Regina Monologues strike a chord at Nantwich Players

By Claire Faulkner I’ve missed the theatre during lockdown, and like other theatre fans I’ve taken the opportunity to watch a number of plays recorded by national companies which have been available online.