Sherlock Holmes adventure Holmes and the Ripper is getting an outing on stage, performed by a local group of amateur actors in Stoke-on-Trent at the Stoke Repertory Theatre. It runs from 18-26 January (not Monday 21).
To tie in with Doctor Who’s Fiftieth Anniversary, the November main range release for 2013 will be a celebratory reunion for the Seventh Doctor, his companion Ace and the members of the Counter-Measures team.
Stephen Thorne is returning as the Kastrian renegade Eldrad, a role he last played in the 1976 story The Hand of Fear, in a new adventure from Big Finish Productions. This time the Fifth Doctor and his companions Tegan, Turlough and Nyssa will be taking on the silicon-based psychopath.
In November 2013, Big Finish will be releasing Doctor Who: The Light at the End, a very special 100-minute story to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of Doctor Who. Tom Baker (1974-81), Peter Davison (1982-84), Colin Baker (1984-86), Sylvester McCoy (1987-89) and Paul McGann (1996) will all reprise their roles as, respectively, the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh and Eighth Doctors, whose paths suddenly intersect when they face imminent destruction.
Following on from the recent release of Legion, Big Finish is pleased to announce details for its next Bernice Summerfield box set - New Frontiers. Bernice Summerfield first appeared in the Doctor Who Virgin New Adventures novels, and now leads her own spin-off range.
Thunderbirds, UFO, Stingray (and many more) creator and master of puppets Gerry Anderson sadly passed away on Boxing Day last year at the age of 83. Nick Briggs recalls the joy he had meeting the legend a few years ago...
On the thirteenth day of Christmas (yes we know it doesn't exist) Big Finish offers you all 16 titles from the 12 days of Christmas for just 24 hours. They are all priced at £2.99 and on download only.
This is a great opportunity to buy titles you may have missed or perhaps regretted not buying in the first place. Your BIG second chance. We hope you enjoy them.
On the twelfth day of Christmas Big Finish offers you: Doctor Who - The Companion Chronicles: Find and Replace - £2.99 - download only for 48 hours AND Doctor Who - The Companion Chronicles: The Rocket Men - £2.99 - download only for 48 hours.
On the sixth day of Christmas Big Finish offers you: Stargate SG-1 1.1: Gift of the Gods AND Stargate Atlantis 1.2: A Necessary Evil AND Stargate SG1 1.3: Shell Game all for £2.99 each - download only for 48 hours.