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Did you know that these 36 everyday phrases were created by Shakespeare?

April 23 marks the anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death (and potentially his birth, although the exact date of this remains unknown). With this comes the remembrance and celebration of his life and the distinguished works for which he is known by to this very day.
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Rarely performed comic opera comes to Halifax Playhouse

Rarely performed comic opera comes to Halifax Playhouse

All Souls AOS will perform ‘La Belle Helene’ at Halifax Playhouse from April 24-28.

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Win tickets to see One Woman Sex and the City

Win tickets to see One Woman Sex and the City

One Woman Sex and the City: A Praody of Love, Friendships and Shoes

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Gripping best-seller to be brought to life onstage

Gripping best-seller to be brought to life onstage

Television and stage star Jill Halfpenny will take the lead role of Rachel Watson, the disillusioned commuter who finds herself a suspect in a thrilling mystery, in the world premiere of ‘The Girl on the Train’, the new stage adaptation of Paula Hawkins’ gripping best-seller.

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Everything you need to know about York’s pop-up Shakespearean theatre

The works of William Shakespeare are known throughout the world, and this summer the city of York will embrace the world of Shakespeare by hosting Europe’s first ever pop-up Shakespearean theatre.

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How to remove a python from your foot ... really!

How to remove a python from your foot ... really!

Hebden Bridge Comedy Club

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Naughty Baby Claire admits she’s crazy for songs of George and Ira

Naughty Baby Claire admits she’s crazy for songs of George and Ira

Crazy for You

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Alexandra Wilkinson (centre). Picture: Lidia Crisafulli

Young Halifax singer heads to London's West End

A young singer from Halifax is heading for the West End next month having been selected from over 1,000 young performers across the UK to appear at The Other Palace in the heart of London’s theatreland.

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Classic work but not as you’ve seen it before

Classic work but not as you’ve seen it before

The War of the Worlds

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