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Blackfriars set to mark 50 years since opening

Celebrations to mark the 50th anniversary of the opening of Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre, in Boston, begin this week.

Jimmy Carr.

Jimmy Carr returning to Skegness

Funny man Jimmy Carr returns to Skegness with his latest show, The Best of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour.

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Departed: England manager Roy Hodgson

Let’s all laugh at England! Best internet funnies after dismal Euro 2016 exit

Wash away the England blues with our compilation of the best internet funnies in the wake of another disastrous night for English football.

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Forbidden Nights

Risque male variety show returns to Boston

Tickets are selling fast to a hair-raising all male variety show seen on Britain’s Got Talent - which is returning to Boston this week.

All Folk'd Up are coming to Boston

‘Exciting’ Irish band All Folk’d Up to play at theatre

Lauded as the ‘most exciting young band to emerge from Ireland in a generation’, All Folk’d Up are to play in Boston later this month.
With their sound rooted deep in Irish folk and Celtic rock, the five-piece will take you on a journey into the depths of traditional Irish music and American folk as well as rock and modern classics.

Gareth Gates performing in the Mad About The Musicals show set for Skegness

A top class musicals show

Fans of musicals should head down to the Embassy Theatre on Friday when a critically-acclaimed show featuring Gareth Gates takes to the stage.

Kindly Leave the Stage, A Comedy by John Chapman. Director, Adam Morley
Photography by Kellie Colby, Costume by Suzanne Bell 
MADGE � Claire Bibby 
Rupert - Ivan Wilkinson, SARAH � Talitha Willsea, Charles - Paul Cleveland, 
NURSE BROWN- Helen Fullerton
MRS CULLEN � Patricia Derrick 
ANGELA � Elizabeth Goram-Smith 
EDWARD � David Shackleton

‘Play within a play’ comedy set for Boston theatre

A farcical stage comedy about marital strife takes place at Blackfriars Theatre in Boston this week.

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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.

Steve Knightley will bring his solo show All At Sea to Blackfriars Theatre in Boston on March 4.

Folk musician is ‘all at sea’

A BBC award-winning singer-songwriter is hoping music fans will be ‘all aboard’ his solo tour All At Sea when it comes to Boston next week.

What's on.

Dance Factor Party at Embassy Theatre in Skegness

Young people from across Boston are among those set to take part in the Dance Factor Party at the Embassy Theatre on Saturday.

Pitbulls (Mike Waters and Monster Karn) will be at the All Star Wrestling event in Skegness on Thursday, February 18.

Wrestling hits Skegness theatre

Even non-wrestling fans couldn’t fail to be entertained by’rumble’ events - where the ring is full of stars each trying to be the last man standing.

Box Tale Soup's Alice in Winderland is coming to Boston

Puppets perform ‘Alice’ classic

An adaptation of the Lewis Carroll classic Alice in Wonderland will be told in a magical puppet show set for Boston on Saturday.

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An Evening With Sunny Ormonde: Lilian Bellamy

‘Outrageous’ theatre show

An ‘outrageous and raunchy’ show by a star from BBC Radio 4’s The Archers is coming to Blackfriars Theatre in Boston

A past-inspired event by Transported Arts held at the Guildhall Museum in Boston last year. Photo: Electric Egg.

£700k funding for arts group

An arts group which is behind numerous projects, events and activities in the Boston area has been awarded a £700,000 grant.

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Fen Boy is coming to Boston Stump. Photo by Electric Egg.

VIDEO: Fen Boy will emerge from the mud for curious Stump gig

Local folk tales are the inspiration behind a bizarre puppet show coming to Boston Stump this Saturday.

Boston Playgoers rehearse The Ladykillers.

Classic comedy The Ladykillers set for Blackfriars Theatre

A classic film comedy adapted for the stage by Father Ted writer Graham Lineham is coming to Blackfriars Theatre this month.

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Dance Fusion is coming to Blackfriars Theatre.

‘Passionate and vibrant’ Spanish dance show comes to Boston

Passionate and colourful displays of dance, music and costume from Spain promise to wow audiences at Blackfriars Theatre next week.

Nosferatu will play at Blackfriars Theatre next weekend.

Vampire film classic to take to the stage at Blackfriars

The iconic, creeping terror of a horror film classic from the days of silent cinema is to take to the stage at Blackfriars next weekend.

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Grants for radio and Blackfriars

Impassioned appeals for funding by Blackfriars Theatre and Endeavour Radio have successfully seen both being awarded £1,000 grants.

Guests at the opening of the refurbished seating at Blackfriars Theatre.

Blackfriars Theatre opens its refurbished theatre seats

There will be bums on new seats after Blackfriars Theatre has officially unveiled its refurbishment.

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