Omid is back in the good times

IF YOU idled away lockdown watching Netflix and eating too much, you’re not alone – but award-winning comic Omid Djalili spent his time a little more constructively. The Chelsea-born stand-up has Iranian... Read more »

Pricilla’s opening night to finally happen, 18 months later

QUEUING Priscilla Queen of the Desert fans who were turned away from the Woking opening night last year due to sudden COVID-19 restrictions can strut back to the New Victoria Theatre when... Read more »

So wrong it’s right, the show that became a real hit!

WHO would want to watch a performance where everything goes awry? Well… just about all of us, judging by the success of the Olivier Award-winning box office hit, The Play That Goes... Read more »

Guitar-shredding rock comes to town

FOR those who rock… Woking is ready to salute you next week. Mighty guitar riffs, star jumps, stage dives and a host of cracking tunes are all heading to the New Victoria... Read more »

Avid collector shares his love of movie posters

MOVIE buffs have a unique opportunity in Woking to view a selection of original posters owned by one of the film art community’s most ardent collectors. Henry Coleman has loaned 28 of... Read more »

New comedy to be a welcome curtain raiser

THE Yvonne Arnaud Theatre reopens on Thursday 3 June with its own production of a new comedy, Siobhan Basset’s the Hound of the Baskervilles. Lovingly crafted during lockdown in her spare bedroom... Read more »

The Modfather reflects on life, lockdown and a new album

WOKING’S most famous musical son, Paul Weller, is set to release his 15th solo album, On Sunset, later this month and he’s feeling content – despite the COVID-19 lockdown interrupting promotion for... Read more »

Ross Noble: Humournoid

GETTING Ross Noble to tell you what’s in his forthcoming show, Humournoid, is a rough task – not because he’s being secretive, he just doesn’t know as he makes up most of... Read more »

Lyn Paul bids farewell to Mrs J with final Blood Brothers tour

LYN Paul’s name is synonymous with the iconic stage role of Mrs Johnstone in Blood Brothers, having played it for many years since 1997, and it all started with a chance letter.... Read more »

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

STRICTLY Come Dancing winner Joe McFadden will star when hit musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert arrives in Woking next week. While McFadden takes on the role of Tick/Mitzi, Laurence Olivier Award... Read more »