Fees and Fun? Sardines has received some correspondence from a disgruntled reader regarding some high performing rights fees.
Ore Oduba - Rocky Horror Show The strictly winner is playing Brad in the Rocky Horror Show’s UK tour and has just announced a long list of extra dates.
Edinburgh Festival Fringe We take a look back on this year’s reopened Edinburgh’s Festival Fringe, after the world’s biggest arts festival cancelled 2020.
The Art of PR Susan Elkin interviews one of the most successful PR people in the theatre industry today, Kevin Wilson.
The Calendar Girls Story Just before she stars in Grassington Players amateur premiere, Jane Ellison Bates revisits the remarkable Yorkshire story.
The Review - Grassington Players Sardines takes a trip to Yorkshire to review the amateur premiere of Gary Barlow & Tim Firth’s Calendar Girls: The Musical.
One Step Beyond! - LIDOS The low down on James Sidgwick and Rob Sanders new musical, as Plague, is performed by LIDOS at the Carriageworks Theatre.
Your News... News stories relevant to amateur theatre-makers around the UK. Some amateur theatre, some professional, some youth/student.
- Devastating Impact of the Pandemic on Theatres
- Cool Cooney
- OVO’s Decade at The Maltings
- Global Choices for Half Term
- Tune it Right Up!
- Home Grown on Southbank
- Showstoppers are Making it All Up!
- PANDEMIC! What Pandemic?
- PLASA & ABTT Show Find Moods are Lifting
- ATG’s Party in Kensington
- Looking for a Cast
- LTG & Sardines
- Brenda Nicholl (obituary)
- This is Paradise
- Hodge & Havers
- White Light - comment
- Polka Patrons
- October Celebration of New Writing in Winchester
- Ariel Company Theatre Triumphs Back on Stage
- Free CPD for all Teachers
- Creative Youth’s Year-Long Support
- Malthouse Theatre Wins
- National Franchise Expands with Launch of New Product
- More than Sixty New Schools for Stagecoach Performing Arts
- Lady Unchained and the Young Offenders' Institute
- Reignite Grants - A Year of Opportunity
- National Theatre Collection for Schools
- Thousands of Children Waiting for New Dance Teachers
Tamara von Werthern The Performing Rights Manager at Nick Hern Books features her regular advice column and looks at choosing a show for Halloween.
In the Pit Susan Elkin looks at the mysterious world of the musicians and their home of choice in the just as mysterious orchestra pit.
Cover Story - Paul Nicholas Paul Johnson talks with one of theatre’s true legends, Paul Nicholas ahead of his new book release, ‘Musicals, Marigolds and Me’.
Supplier Directory Our newest section of Sardines concentrates on bringing you some examples of industry suppliers.
Suits You, Sir! Julian Clary (Norman) and Matthew Kelly (Sir) talk about being in Ronald Harwood’s classic play, ‘The Dresser’.
Public Acts in Doncaster The National Theatre’s Public Acts programme may have been cancelled this year but that didn’t stop the people of Doncaster.
Derren Brown - Showman Derren Brown talks about being forced out of work during lockdown and the excitement of planning to restart his tour.
Bromley Community Arts Theatre Susan Elkin speaks with Bromley’s new theatre, Bromley Arts Community Theatre about setting up and plans for the future.
You Gotta Have Faith The RSC collaborates with Coventry UK City of Culture with a host of interactive promanade performances focused on Faith.
Strike Up the Band! Our attempt at bringing you up to date with what the professional musical theatre industry has in store for us.
Plays, Books & Musicals New and re-released titles, many of which are now available for amateur performance. From big companies to small.
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