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 »

Woking panto cancelled due to new COVID restrictions

THE New Victoria Theatre has confirmed that, due to Woking moving to Tier 3 restrictions, this year’s panto has had to be cancelled. Organisers said it was an “awfully difficult decision”, but... Read more »

Strictly judge Craig bringing new panto magic to Woking

DANCE show judge and performer Craig Revel Horwood is returning to Woking to bring some festive panto magic – oh yes he is! The Strictly judge the nation loves to hate will... 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 »

The hills are alive with the sound of music-al theatre

MUSICAL theatre star Emilie Fleming is on her first UK tour with The Sound of Music – and says she’s passionate about taking big shows out of the capital. “Touring is so... Read more »

Rob Beckett’s new show packs a Wallop!

ROB Beckett’s comedy has long been packing a solid punch, so he’s found the ideal title for his new touring show in Wallop! “As a word, ‘wallop’ just isn’t used enough but... Read more »

Aladdin panto conjures £5,804 for Roald Dahl children’s charity

AUDIENCES from the New Victoria Theatre’s pantomime Aladdin have raised £5,804.63 for Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity. The theatre team presented the charity, based in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, with a cheque last week,... Read more »