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An Insight Into Dukes Internship

We’re delighted to welcome Lancaster University student Georgina Harris to our team here at The Dukes for the summer. Georgina is here on a short internship, during which time she hopes to develop her existing skills and pick up some advice and guidance from our staff. She’ll be writing a...

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New Director Takes The Reins At The Dukes

The Dukes has today announced that Karen O’Neill, formerly of the Lawrence Batley Theatre, will take the reins as the venue’s director from August. Karen will be taking on the new role at a pivotal moment for the Lancaster venue, overseeing the implementation and development of the new business model...

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Our Favourite 18 Films of 2018

Our Top 18 Favourite Films of 2018

Our cinema team have been putting their heads together to come up with their favourite films released in the UK in 2018. Based on what struck a chord, caused the most emotion (happy or sad!) or were simply the very best, here in alphabetical order are Johnathan and Lauren’s combined...

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Top 10 Selling Films of 2018

As 2018 draws to a close, our Programming Assistant and Marketing Officer Lauren Randall reflects on a year of films here at The Dukes, particularly which releases proved the most popular with our audiences. Our top 10 highest grossing films of 2018 are: Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missour Darkest Hour Mamma...

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Jameela Earns Top Placement

We’re delighted to report that the Assistant Director of our production of Peter Pan will be staying on with us into 2019 as part of the Regional Theatre Young Director Scheme (RTYDS). Jameela Khan is one of seven talented directors from under-represented backgrounds who have been awarded a three month...

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Peter Pan (Gareth Morgan) and Captain Hook (Helen Longworth) in a scene from The Dukes production of Peter Pan which runs from November 23-January 5.

Peter Pan About To Take Off!

We’re so excited that Peter Pan is flying into The Round this Friday. And here’s a sneak peek at what’s in store for those of you who’ve already booked your tickets to Neverland for a show that’s promising fairy dust, flight and catchy songs. Fans of last year’s festive production...

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