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Disney's Beauty and the Beast to open at Curve in 2021

The most enchanted musical of all time opens at Curve in 2021.

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Curve to release archive recording of Hanif Kureishi's My Beautiful Laundrette

Leicester’s Curve theatre is set to release an archive recording of Hanif Kureishi’s My Beautiful Laundrette on Wed 2 Sep at 6pm.

Based on Kureishi’s iconic and Oscar-nominated screenplay of the same name, the multi-award nominated stage production of My Beautiful Laundrette was directed by Nikolai Foster and premiered at Curve last autumn, before a national tour. The Made at Curve drama, which featured new and original music from Tennant/Lowe of the Pet Shops Boys, was co-produced by Curve, Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Everyman Theatre Cheltenham and Leeds Playhouse.

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CURVE TO SUPPORT LIVE BROADCAST OF WISE CHILDREN'S ROMANTICS ANONYMOUS

Wise Children, Bristol Old Vic and Plush Theatricals announce that Emma Rice’s critically-acclaimed musical adaptation of Romantics Anonymous will be performed at Bristol Old Vic, and broadcast live, direct to audience’s homes nationally and globally.

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Curve celebrates award nomination for West Side Story star

Curve has reason to celebrate after it was revealed Adriana Ivelisse, who played Maria in the recent Made at Curve production of West Side Story, has been nominated in The Stage Debut Awards.

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Smash-hit musical Waitress coming to Curve as part of first ever UK & Ireland tour

The hit musical Waitress, presented by Barry & Fran Weissler and David Ian, has rescheduled its first ever UK and Ireland tour and will visit Leicester’s Curve theatre from Mon 24 – Sat 29 Jan 2022.

Find out more here.

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CURVE COMMISSIONS AWARD-WINNING POET JESS GREEN TO CELEBRATE CREATIVITY AND RESILIENCE OF LEICESTER

Curve has released a digital project created in collaboration with award-winning Leicester poet and Curve Breakthrough Artist, Jess Green.
Not Something That Other People Do, originally written by Jess for the launch of Leicester City Council’s Cultural Prospectus, celebrates the creativity and resilience of the city and its communities.

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Curve Creatives' Coffee

On Wednesday 22 Jul, 2 – 3pm our Chief Executive Chris Stafford and Artistic Director Nikolai Foster will host an informal session for creatives in the theatre industry via Zoom.

Find out more here.

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The Wizard Of Oz Postponed until 2021

It is with great sadness to announce that together with our partners at Really Useful Group, we have made the decision to postpone this year's Made at Curve Christmas production of The Wizard of Oz until Christmas 2021.

Read our full statement here.

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