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Spring Into Our New Comedy Season

Women are first up on the comedy scene here at The Dukes this Spring. Musical comedy duo Flo and Joan kick off our new comedy season on February 2 with a show full of their dark and witty songs. Tickets are priced £12. And £14 tickets are selling fast for...

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Who Inspired Glory?

Men from the wrestling and boxing scene in the Lancaster and Morecambe area have helped to inspire our next homegrown play. Glory, set in the larger than life world of wrestling, receives its world premiere here from February 21-March 2 before touring nationally. And much of it was developed following...

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Sweet Half Term Treats For Families

The kids might have only just returned to school after Christmas but half-term is on the horizon and we’ve got plenty to keep them entertained. On February 16, we will be hosting two performances of Stripey Honey…Is Very Yummy! And on February 20, there’s three performances of Rabbit Girl &...

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Climber Reaches New Heights

One of Britain’s top climbers, Leo Houlding, will tell of his latest daring expedition when he visits us on February 9. The Spectre Expedition: To the End of the Earth is the story of Leo’s dream to reach the summit of the most remote mountain on earth – The Spectre...

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March Along To The Dukes For Quality Drama

Two top theatre companies presenting their own versions of a classic Shakespeare comedy and an influential novel are visiting us this March. Both Northern Broadsides and imitating the dog will be making welcome returns this spring. Northern Broadsides present Much Ado About Nothing from March 5-9 while imitating the dog...

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Jameela Heads For Glory

Hi, my name is Jameela and I’m excited to be working as an assistant director on Glory, The Dukes co-production with Red Ladder, which is set in the world of Northern entertainment wrestling and opens here on February 21. It will be an interesting learning curve for me as the...

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Sir Ian McKellen At The Double

Owing to unprecedented demand, we are delighted to announce Sir Ian McKellen will perform an extra show when he visits us in May. When Sir Ian said that he would be celebrating his 80th birthday by presenting a new solo show at 80 venues nationwide, tickets for The Dukes date...

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