PANTOMIME – HANSEL & GRETEL New Mills Art Theatre –  31ST JANUARY 2020
Feb04

PANTOMIME – HANSEL & GRETEL New Mills Art Theatre – 31ST JANUARY 2020

Well, here we are again, it’s Panto time at the New Mills Art Theatre. This year it’s Hansel & Gretel, not the best known Pantomime in the professional world, however, the Friends of the Art Theatre have done a sterling job putting together a show that entertains the whole family. As the curtain goes up we are introduced to the Good Fairy ‘Bluebell’ played by Becky Towner-Yates and then the scary witch ‘Nightshade’ – an...

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Take Part!
Jan18

Take Part!

At Take Part we believe that every individual deserves the opportunity to experience the magical effects and wellbeing benefits of Performing Arts. Take Part connects motivation, emotional stability, positive mind-set and self-awareness with health, energy and a sense of purpose making a difference to individuals, changing lives. Take Part is a safe community where every individual can grow, learn and flourish.Take Part is a fully...

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Hansel & Gretel  – Pantomime Time in New Mills
Jan14

Hansel & Gretel – Pantomime Time in New Mills

The cast of Hansel and Gretel can’t wait to bring the classic story to the Art Theatre stage – in true panto style.  This is the first time New Mills Art Theatre has produced the pantomime version of Hansel & Gretel and the Director’s team are thrilled to present the hilarious Alan Frayn script to audiences. The tale of two children left in the forest by Hildegard, their nasty stepmother, where they encounter the...

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New Mills Christmas Lights Switch On
Dec06

New Mills Christmas Lights Switch On

Last Saturday, in front of crowds of local people out for the evening to enjoy the fun, the stars of New Mills Art Theatre pantomime, Hansel & Gretel, switched on the Christmas Tree lights to mark the seasonal celebrations at New Mills Christmas Lights, Market and Fair.  On the way through the market Hansel and Gretel stopped to say hello to the wonderful Christmas Tree and The Snow Queen stilt walkers. New Mills Art Theatre...

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Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School
Nov14

Take Part Tots aids transition to Primary School

So, this week the window opened for applications for Reception places in primary schools for September 2020. If your child was born between 1 September 2015 and 31 August 2016 you’ll need to apply for their infant or primary school place by 15 January 2020. Too much, too soon? Take Part can assist with your child’s transition to primary school. Got yourself a pre-school drama queen or king, or a tiny, timid little mouse? Then...

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New Mills Theatre Breathes New Life into Historic Building
May29

New Mills Theatre Breathes New Life into Historic Building

Photographs have been released of the Art Theatre in New Mills, High Peak following a £46,000 refurbishment. The restoration delivered largely by volunteers includes the installation of London’s famous West End, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane seats. Drury Lane seats More than 1800 volunteer hours were calculated over a 11-week programme including 100 rolls of wallpaper and 80 litres of paint. In addition to this, the fitting of new...

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