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Harefield Gazette - - LEISURE -

Questors Theatre 12 Mat­tock Lane, Lon­don, Eal­ing, W5 Box of­fice: 020 8567 5184 www.questors.org.uk Satur­day Au­gust 13 to Satur­day Septem­ber 17 Vintage Tea­room at The Questors Theatre:

Tea Dar­ling is pop­ping up with a Vintage Tea­room at The Questors Theatre!

It will be open­ing from 11am un­til 5pm ev­ery Tues­day to Sun­day.

Please do come along and en­joy this five-week big ad­ven­ture! Tea and cake will be wait­ing. And if you fancy an Af­ter­noon Tea with a round of sand­wiches, book with Pam Re­drup on 07825 559 180. Theatre Royal Windsor Thames Street, Windsor, SL4 1PS. Box Of­fice: 01753 853 888 www.the­atreroy­al­wind­sor.co.uk Mon­day Au­gust 8 to Wed­nes­day Au­gust 10 The Hol­ly­wood Spe­cial Ef­fects Show: As seen on Blue Pe­ter, Nick Brooke Ltd & RIP Pro­duc­tions Pre­sent The Hol­ly­wood Spe­cial Ef­fects Show.

Get closer to the ac­tion than ever be­fore as this in­ter­ac­tive and ex­plo­sive fam­ily show takes you be­hind the scenes of your favourite films to dis­cover the sci­ence and se­crets of cre­at­ing movie magic.

Join their team of pro­fes­sion­als for a re­veal­ing in­sight into the world of spe­cial ef­fects; feel the heat from an on­stage in­ferno, mar­vel at grue­some sci-fi mon­sters, be blown away by apoc­a­lyp­tic weather and hold on tight through huge ex­plo­sions! £15 or £17, Mon to Wed 7pm, Tue to Wed 2pm. Thurs­day Au­gust 11 to Satur­day Au­gust 13

Aliens Love Un­der­pants: based on the book by Claire Freed­man & Ben Cort. Adapted & Di­rected by Adam Bamp­tonSmith.

This zany and hi­lar­i­ous tale based on the best-sell­ing chil­dren’s book is won­der­fully brought to life on stage for the very first time. With stun­ning ef­fects, mad­cap ac­tion, orig­i­nal mu­sic (and lots of aliens of course!) this fan­tas­ti­cally fresh and funny pro­duc­tion will de­light the whole fam­ily. You’ll laugh your PANTS off! For ages 3+ £15 or £17, Thurs 1.30pm and 3.30pm, Fri and Sat 11am and 2pm. Lyric Ham­mer­smith Lyric Square, King St, Lon­don W6 0QL. Box of­fice: 020 8741 6850 www.lyric.co.uk now un­til Sun­day Septem­ber 4

Bugsy Malone: Nom­i­nated for the Olivier Award for Best Mu­si­cal Re­vival, don’t miss the smash hit stage ver­sion of Alan Parker’s world fa­mous mu­si­cal. Olivier award-win­ning di­rec­tor Sean Holmes’ crit­i­cally ac­claimed pro­duc­tion of Bugsy Malone is back fol­low­ing a sell out run last year.

With elec­tri­fy­ing chore­og­ra­phy and fea­tur­ing all the clas­sic songs from Os­car-win­ning writer Paul Wil­liams in­clud­ing Bad Guys, My Name is Tal­lu­lah and So You Wanna Be a Boxer. By ar­range­ment with Warner/Chap­pell Mu­sic Lim­ited. £15 to £40, for dates and times visit web­site. Tues­day Au­gust 9 and Wed­nes­day Au­gust 10

Lyric Young Com­pany pre­sent Love &

In­for­ma­tion by Caryl Churchill: Some­one sneezes. Some­one can’t get a sig­nal. Some­one shares a se­cret. Some­one won’t an­swer the door.

Some­one put an ele­phant on the stairs. Some­one’s not ready to talk. Some­one is her brother’s mother. Some­one hates ir­ra­tional num­bers. Some­one told the po­lice. Some­one got a mes­sage from the traf­fic light. Some­one’s never felt like this be­fore.

Di­rected by Sher­rill Gow pre­pare to join the com­pany in an ex­plo­ration of what love and in­for­ma­tion means to us to­day. Suit­able for ages 11+. £5, 8pm. Satur­day Au­gust 13

Page To Stage: A one-day fes­ti­val of new drama pro­duced by writ­ers, ac­tors, and di­rec­tors at City Lit.

These nine 15 minute plays are the cul­mi­na­tion of City Lit’s Page to Stage Pro­fes­sional Devel­op­ment Pro­gramme and will show­case work be­ing pro­duced by its cre­ative writ­ing and drama de­part­ments.

Four plays will be cho­sen to be part of Scribbles, a three night run at the Court­yard Theatre (18 - 20 Au­gust).

The plays will be bro­ken up into three sec­tions with in­ter­vals and awards to fol­low the fi­nal show. For ages 16+ £14, show 1 3pm, show 2 4.15pm, show 3 and award cer­e­mony 6.15pm.

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