Melanie Whitehead Melanie Whitehead

Melanie has worked with young people for over 20-years in a variety of fields including for the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. She writes; articles and reviews, children’s books, original theatre pieces and adapts existing works for new audiences. She has a CIM Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing and a PGCert in Teaching Shakespeare and was, until recently a Board Member for Geese Theatre.
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Breathtaking DEPART for Blackpool

DEPART, a spectacular show from internationally acclaimed Australian circus artists, Circa, are making Stanley ...

Back To The Old Pool At Tower Festival Headland

Back To The Old Pool, the ultimate old skool and club classics festival, will ...

Still Wondering About Wonderland

altB’s Melanie Whitehead went to check out multi Grammy and Drama Desk Award nominated Frank ...

Jenny Hackwell as Goldilocks. Photo Brian Slater

Grand’s Goldilocks is Just Right!

The Northern Ballet Theatre returned to The Grand’s stage today with a brand-new retelling of ...

Wordpool’s New Festival of Written Word 

Blackpool’s popular literature festival Wordpool is welcoming a new addition to its programme: Festival of ...

Jenny Hackwell as Goldilocks. Photo Brian Slater

Short Ballets for Small People in Blackpool

After great successes with The Elves and The Shoemaker and Madame Butterfly, Northern Ballet ...

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Babe in Blackpool

The Grand Theatre’s new season launch took place last week and among the creatives ...

Yoga Blackpool Studio

Yoga Blackpool Opens New Studio

Angela Ross is the driving force behind Yoga Blackpool and, last week, she opened ...

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DeLight in the Pool 2016

Artists are set to re-invigorate Blackpool Illuminations through a new festival of light; LightPool ...

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Get Social At Bootleg

Bootleg Social is still Blackpool’s newest alternative music bar and live venue and the ...