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The Shy Manifesto

Seventeen-year-old Callum is proud to be shy and he thinks you should be too, because what this noisy, crazy world really needs right now is some more self-restraint.

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Dorian

This brand-new play, inspired by Oscar Wilde's Picture of Dorian Gray, examines masculinity, the body, ageing and ways of looking.

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Love Letters from Blackpool

Using songs, recorded interviews, found love letters, poetry and stories, Ruth E Cockburn tells a comic tale of Blackpool.

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I’m Frank Morgan: Re-wiRED

Frank's a hard man in a dirty old town. He's taken on some of the hardest that have ever drew breath, they've all ended up broken... or buried.

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The Selfish Giant

Inspired by the story by Oscar Wilde, The Selfish Giant tells a tale of an unusual friendship, and how even the grumpiest giant’s heart can melt when Spring finally comes. Ages 3+.

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Coming soon

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No More Fiffing and Faffing

This new show co-written by and starring comedy legend Jimmy Cricket promises a hilarious look at the end of an era of British comedy.

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The Government Inspector!

Shifting Sands update Gogol’s classic satire to present a hilarious, accessible comedy.

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The Addams Family

Come and join Gomez and Morticia as PADOS Youth Theatre Group presents the ghoulish Addams Family.

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Unmythable

Legendary heroes, psychotic dragons and randy gods collide in this hilariously unforgettable journey.

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Two 2

Jim Cartwright revisits the scene of Two, his classic play about life in a northern pub. Time may have passed but the pub is still standing - just.

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SparkPlug

“He’s got two Dads, my lad. One’s black. That makes him black. I suppose.” A punchy and poetic exploration of family, race, identity and love.

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Chicago

PADOS Theatre Group present Chicago - the longest running American musical in Broadway history.

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A Hundred Different Words for Love

Three years ago, James met the love of his life. A year ago, they broke up... A hilarious, heart-lifting story from one of the UK’s most acclaimed storytellers.

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You Choose

A brand new interactive musical show for all the family where YOU CHOOSE what happens, based on the book by Pippa Goodhart and Nick Sharratt.

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