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‘Heartbreaking’ Death of a Salesman leads theatre ‘Oscars’

Dundee Rep’s version of the Arthur Miller classic Death of a Salesman triumphed at the Scottish theatre “Oscars” today.

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Rebekka Read as Grace and Katie Hendry as Annie

Praise for young Deeside cast for ‘most entertaining’ Annie production

This tale of 11-year-old Annie’s search for the parents who left her on the doorstep of New York’s Lower East Side Municipal Orphanage was a perfect choice for this group of 31 enthusiastic and talented youngsters, plus one cute dog, from Deeside Youth Musical Theatre (DYMT).

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Annie (Katie Hendry) and Oliver Warbucks (Richard Davidson)

The sun will come out on Deeside Annie production

Deeside Youth Musical Theatre (DYMT) is set to guarantee that the ‘Sun Will Come Out Tomorrow’ with its production of family-friendly musical Annie.

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Shappi Khorsandi

What’s On Where in Deeside

We’ve put together a list of some of the events going on in the area.

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Shappi Khorsandi

Banchory tour date for comedian Shappi Khorsandi

Comedian Shappi Khorsandi is bringing her show ‘Oh My Country! From Morris Dancing To Morrissey’ to Banchory.

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Scottish Ballet's Hansel and Gretel takes to the stage at His Majesty's Theatre

A tale of mischief and magic

Once upon a time, there was a town where children had mysteriously been disappearing, one by one, ever since the arrival of a new, young and beautiful teacher at the lcoal school.

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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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Local video designer Finn Ross.

Tony award for Aboyne designer

Local video designer Finn Ross has won a Tony Award for his work for the production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.

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Local video designer up for Tony win

Local video designer up for Tony win

A former Aboyne Academy pupil and video designer has been nominated for a Tony Award for his work on an acclaimed play.

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Director recovers to bring show to stage

Director recovers to bring show to stage

The show will indeed go on for Deeside Youth Musical Theatre as their artistic director makes a full recovery following surgery.

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Camera starts rolling at Codona’s

Camera starts rolling at Codona’s

MP Sir Malcolm Bruce was on set as local drama group ‘Script to Screen and Stage’ started recording their most ambitious film production to date.

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Big birthday bash raises £25k for Woodend Barn

Banchory’s Woodend Barn celebrated its 21st birthday last month with a dinner and silent auction, raising over £25,000 for the venue.

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DYMT says the show must go on

DYMT says the show must go on

Deeside’s youth musical theatre group, DYMT, has been presented with something of a dilemma this year but say they will not let it stop the show.

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Enter now for your chance to win tickets to Sister Act

Enter now for your chance to win tickets to Sister Act

The Piper is giving away two pairs of tickets to Lyric Musical Society’s performance of hit show ‘Sister Act’ at His Majesty’s Theatre, Aberdeen.

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Banchory actor back with North East play

Banchory actor back with North East play

Actor and former Banchory Academy pupil Ewan Petrie is returning to the north east with a play at the Lemon Tree in Aberdeen.

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Lots of laughs in the woods at Dinnet show

Lots of laughs in the woods at Dinnet show

The Dinnet Panto returned in glorious style this year with a hilarious re-telling of the Robin Hood story in the shape of Babes in the Wood.

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Acrobat dancers fly back to Finzean this February

Acrobat dancers fly back to Finzean this February

All or Nothing Aerial Dance Theatre’s touring production of Three’s A Crowd is coming to town with a performance in Finzean.

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It’s behind you! Curtains close on this year’s Banchory panto...

It’s behind you! Curtains close on this year’s Banchory panto...

Banchory was treated to another fabulous pantomime last week when ‘Snow White and the Seven Drawfs’ came to town.

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Deesiders take lead roles in college’s wild west musical

Deesiders take lead roles in college’s wild west musical

Robert Gordon College’s senior school production of Calamity Jane is hitting the stage this week with Deeside pupils making up the lead cast.

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It’s pantomime season...oh yes it is!

It’s pantomime season...oh yes it is!

The Braemar pantomime machine is swinging into action with rehearsals set to get under way at the end of the school holidays.

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