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Bite-sized treats at lunchtime

Eastgate Theatre’s popular series of Bite-Sized Entertainment lunchtime events makes a welcome return in April.

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Borders Youth Theatre Easter workshops.

Easter theatre fun for youngsters

Are you are aged 8-25 and a budding or experienced performer?

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Horse McDonald in Careful at Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Horse McDonald tours autobiographical play

Scottish singer-songwriter, Horse McDonald, is to take her award-winning one-woman play ‘Careful’, to Eastgate, Peebles, on April 7.

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The Fisherman and the Seal, Scottish fairytale retold by , the Yugen Puppet Company.

Tragic Scottish fairytale with a surprising twist

As part of the annual Puppet Animation Festival, the Yugen Puppet Company bring The Fisherman and the Seal to Wauchope Hall, Yetholm.

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Near Gone by Two Destination Language at Eastgate Theatre, Peebles.

Near perfect theatre at Eastgate

Audiences will be swept away by a heartfelt story about survival when the multi-award-winning Two Destination Language performs ‘Near Gone’ at the Eastgate Theatre, Peebles, on March 17.

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David Heywood plays Clem 'Dare Devil' Beckett in a new play called 'Dare Devil rides to Jarama'
Pic - Richard Marsham

Fighting against fascism in Spain

Devil Rides to Jarama, a new play by Neil Gore, tells the story of the British and Irish volunteers at the beginning of the brutal Civil War in Spain.

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Love or fame - Charity must make a choice

Love or fame - Charity must make a choice

Langholm’s talented am-drammers bring you their sparkling production of ‘Sweet Charity.’

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Scottish Opera's Primary Schools Tour The Tale o' Tam o' Shanter at Jordanhill Primary School. January 2017

Scottish Opera tours iconic classic

Primary school pupils in Hawick, Coldstream and Peebles will perform an opera based on Robert Burns’ iconic poem ‘Tam o’ Shanter’ this month.

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Da, play by Hugh Leonard, produced by Arkle Theatre Company.

Dublin’s wit and drama in award winning play

Arkle Theatre Company will stage the late Hugh Leonard’s Tony-winning play ‘Da’, at Macarts, Galashiels, on March 9-10.

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Mark Watson's MW Tour at Maltings, Berwick

Mark Watson’s MW tour sure to be a Must Watch

Winner of multiple live comedy awards and a regular on TV shows, Mark Watson’s MW Tour comes to The Maltings, on November 10.

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David Hayman in The Cause of Thunder, written by Chris Dolan, directed by David Hayman Jr.

Superb one man show by Hayman

David Hayman is Bob Cunningham – a man with things on his mind - in Chris Dolan’s new play ‘The Cause of Thunder’. at Galashiels MacArts on March 2.

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Northumberland Theatre Company presents Dracula ... the Travesty!

Dracula as you have never seen him before

Everyone knows the story of Dracula but Northumberland Theatre Company present a different version at Bowhill House with ‘Dracula…. The Travesty!’

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Rachel Inglis as Millie and Stuart Mitchell as Jimmy Smith in Selkirk Oper's production of Thoroughly Modern Millie

Show filled with flappers and fun

Selkirk Opera invites you to a brilliantly funny, entertaining and award winning show for all ages.

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London magician Pete Heat.  He has also appeared on TV numerous times including Around The World In 80 Tricks, Secrets of The Brain (Insight), Magic Party (BBC2) and Now You See It (BBC1).

Pete Heat brings his modern magic to Ayton

Audiences at the Hemelvaart Bier Cafe will be bewitched by the modern, edgy and powerful magic performed by Pete Heat.

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Y�rgjin Oxo, new play by Farnham Maltings, Writer: Thomas Crowe
Co-directed by: Gavin Stride & Kevin Dyer

A winter’s saga of courage and love

Go along to Longformacus Village Hall on Friday, February 17, and enjoy a dark winter’s evening of drama and song.

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Cast of Tweed Theatre's My Big Fat Greek Cinderella production, Eastgate Theatre, Peebles

Cinderella moves to sunny Greek island

Tweed Theatre has a twist on the traditional story of Cinderella.

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Ronnie Browne, founder member of Scottish folk duo The Corries, artist,

Meeting Ronnie - that guy fae the Corries!

Almost four decades after leaving his home in the Scottish Borders, Ronnie Browne will return to the region next month to regale audiences with stories from his life.

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Whose reality is real?

Whose reality is real?

Owdyado Theatre attempt to answer this question in their latest production, A View from the Edge.

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Fisk, (co-production with Denmarks Teater Katapult and the Macrobert Arts Centre, Stirling) play by award-winning theatre company Tortoise in a Nutshell at the Eastgate Theatre.

A Fisk out of Water

Audiences can expect a deeply poetic exploration of masculinity when the award-winning Tortoise in a Nutshell brings its latest work, Fisk, to the Eastgate Theatre later this month.

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Teviotdale Young Farmers

Teviotdale Young Farmers first panto

Teviotdale Young Farmers present ‘Shack and the Beanstalk’, at Hawick Town Hall on January 27 and 28.

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