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Barony theatre ambitions to cost £330k

The Journal and Gazette readership area offers a wealth of talent when it comes to amateur dramatics.

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Five Guys Named Moe (Pic: Manuel Harlan)

Review: Five Guys Named Moe – great fun, go see!

There’s something magical about stepping inside a spiegeltent. The venue that brings the travelling shows to town,

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The cast of the Young Portonians' Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Hi ho, hi ho it was a cracking show

The Young Portonians laughed in the face of age old panto tradition and still managed to pull off a fun packed performance at Grangemouth Town Hall last night.

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Larbert Opera principals look forward to Peter Pan

Larbert Opera bring slapstick to Peter Pan

Larbert Amateur Operatic Society brings a bit of Christmas magic to the Dobbie Hall, with the famous story of Peter Pan.

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31-10-2016. Picture Michael Gillen. FALKIRK. Falkirk Town Hall. Falkirk Bohemians 'Sister Act', dress rehearsal.

Falkirk Bohemians get in on the Sister Act

Falkirk Bohemians have a habit (ahem) of putting on great shows – and this funny and funky musical is certainly no exception.

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The Project Theatre cast  rehearse for their new production of Bugsy Malone

Project Theatre’s criminally good show

A youth theatre group’s new production on the classic Bugsy Malone features gangsters, gals and custard pies.

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A stranger who may or may not be God comes to town ...

A stranger who may or may not be God comes to town ...

A truly unremarkable man who likes nothing better than his weekly trip to the cafe in B&Q, and a chance encounter with a stranger who may, or may not, be God ...

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Falkirk Operatic Society members

Falkirk Operatic sets sail for South Pacific

As autumn approaches Falkirk Operatic Society’s next all-singing, all-dancing production will keep temperatures from falling too far.

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Picture: Michael Gillen

Sun shines for Roald Dahl production at Helix

Roald Dahl fans of all ages turned up at the Helix last Wednesday evening to watch an outdoor production of Danny, Champion of the World.

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Falkirk Youth Theatre members in rehearsal

Big Day Out ahead for Falkirk kids

Children from Falkirk are playing their part in the opening of the fifth session of the Scottish Parliament on Saturday.

Education
Kara Swinney with Darren Brownlie and Paul James Corrigan in Vinyl Idol

Kara meets her vinyl idols in a truly vintage performance

Wouldn’t it be amazing if your heroes would come to life? Right off the posters on the wall and suddenly there, right beside you?

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The cast of Grangemouth High School's production of The Addams Family

Keep it in the Addams family

High school pupils have been acting creepy, kooky, mysterious, spooky and just a wee bit ooky as they rehearse their new musical.

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Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Charlie Sheen reveals all about THAT meltdown, his HIV secret, family and big screen comeback

Hollywood bad boy Charlie Sheen has revealed big screen comeback plans after admitting for the first time that his public ‘meltdown’ was a result of dealing with his HIV secret.

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In pictures: Falkirk Operatic Society’s Whisky Galore!

In pictures: Falkirk Operatic Society’s Whisky Galore!

Raising a glass to toast this production by Falkirk Operatic Society should not be a problem.

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The cast rehearsing for This Restless House at the Citizens Theatre

Citz offers 50p tickets for new drama

Fancy seeing a trilogy of brand new plays by one of Scotland’s best known dramatists for just 50p?

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We’re All Shook Up after Big Bad Wolf Elvis show

It’s great to see Elvis’ music still as relevant to today’s audiences as they were back in his heyday and the kids of the Big Bad Wolf Children’s Theatre Company really brought it to life on Tuesday in Falkirk Town Hall.

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Big Bad Wolf's young stars busy rehearsing for their All Shook Up show which starts next week. Picture: Alan Murray

Theatre kids ready to get All Shook Up at Falkirk Town Hall

The Big Bad Wolf Children’s Theatre Company will be keeping the songs of music legend Elvis alive with a run of shows at Falkirk Town Hall next week.

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Falkirk’s Big Bad Wolf will be All Shook Up

Be prepared to get All Shook Up with Elvis tunes at the Big Bad Wolf Theatre Company’s annual show next month.

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Liam Webster plays Jack in the Gaiety Theatre's panto.

‘Bean me up’ says our Jack

Up and coming Stenhousemuir actor Liam Webster is going all the way to the top in his latest panto lead role at Ayr’s famous Gaiety Theatre.

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Jersey Boys runs at Theatre Royal til January 3

Review: Jersey Boys, Theatre Royal, Glasgow

In Scotland, it’s nothing special to get four seasons in one day.

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