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Your guide to what’s happening on the theatre scene from Bournemouth to Southampton and beyond.

You’ll find news, audition details, previews and reviews, plus links to theatre groups, education, training and more.

If you’re a venue or a company in the Dorset/Hampshire area and would like us to preview or review your productions, or you simply have news that you’d like to let people know about, please get in touch with us via the contact form.

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Roundabout in the Park
Three new works can be seen in Poole when Roundabout, an ingenious in-the-round plywood amphitheatre, comes to Westfield, Poole Park from 15 to 18 September.
Wimborne Drama tackle Bennett
Wimborne Drama Productions return to the Tivoli Theatre on 20-22 October with a revival of Alan Bennett’s hilarious play, Habeas Corpus.
Plays 'n' Chips
It's that time of year again – time for Plays 'n’ Chips, Broadstone Players' popular annual performances of one-act plays with a fish and chip supper in the interval.
Regent Rep are back with Dickens classic
‘It was the best of times….’ Regent Rep, the Christchurch Regent Centre’s renowned ‘house’ company, returns


Calling all kids
Following the success of It’s Snowtime in December last year, P&P are once again looking for children to take part in their upcoming production,
New group seeks members
False Perspective, based in Southbourne, are looking for additional members for their first production, Upton Priory, a musical take on Downton Abbey.

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