PSYCHEDELIC FURS

PSYCHEDELIC FURS

The Psychedelic Furs are coming home and tickets are on sale now! The veteran post-punk band led by brothers Richard and Tim Butler, will tour the UK for the first time in five years by celebrating the many singles they’ve released throughout their career. They will be at the O2 Arena on 2nd September. Entitled […]

IT’S NEARLY HERE

IT’S NEARLY HERE

Leeds Art Gallery will re-open on 13 October 2017 with a major Joseph Beuys exhibition. This marks an important return to the city by the artist, who last exhibited here with his 1983 exhibition Joseph Beuys: Drawings. This ARTIST ROOMS exhibition will introduce his iconic persona, sculptural language and ‘constellations of ideas’ to a new […]

MIND THE GAP

MIND THE GAP

    Yorkshire’s Mind the Gap Theatre Company Takes Mia to the Festival Mind the Gap, England’s largest learning disability theatre company, is delighted to announce it is taking its production of Mia to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe next month. Performed by four learning disabled artists and created and directed by Mind the Gap’s Resident […]

JUMP FOR JOY

JUMP  FOR  JOY

The summer holidays will get off to a flying start when Catboy, Owlette and Gekko, the superhero trio from Entertainment One’s (eOne) hit preschool show PJ Masks, become the face of Oxygen Freejumping’s popular ‘Little Os’ toddler trampolining sessions in Leeds. From Friday 21st July to Saturday 3rd September 2017, children aged 5 and under […]

A DREAM OF A SHOW

A  DREAM OF A SHOW

Like a good wine Dreamboats and Petticoats is a musical that just improves with age. Celebrating ten glorious years, this grand old lady of the pop music inspired musicals has undergone a nip and a tuck here and there making it a pacey, seamless and vibrant production. There’s no lengthy reprises or encores and the […]

THE WINNER TAKES IT ALL

THE WINNER TAKES  IT ALL

      Everyone likes a bit of Bowie or ABBA, don’t they? But which of the two legendary artists is the best? The popularity of the two musical heavyweights is to be put to the test when Bowie vs ABBA – The Winner Takes it All! takes centre stage at an open-air concert in […]

WE’RE HAVING A HEATWAVE

WE’RE HAVING A HEATWAVE

  Music fans have the opportunity to return to the glory days of dance music when real music legends The Real Thing, Heatwave and Jaki Graham present a “soulsational” evening of non-stop, live dancefloor anthems with an extra-special concert  on Friday, August 4 in Millenium Square Millennium Square will be treated to non-stop number one […]

FROM PAGE TO STAGE

FROM PAGE TO STAGE

The world of musical theatre is suffering from an overdose of films and television programmes that are being turned into musicals. How long before we see The Bill – the Musical or even Match of the Day turned into a full -scale stage show! It’s always a risky business taking a well-known subject from television […]

DINE IN THE OLD FASHIONED WAY

DINE IN THE OLD FASHIONED WAY

When I learned that Brown’s was undergoing refurbishment I was a little concerned. Housed in the former banking hall of the Leeds Permanent Building Society this restaurant has a ‘step back in time feel’ that pure and natural. Resembling the grand café dining of the past century one can almost image Lady Mary from Downton […]

LAVISH AND SIMPLY AMAZING

LAVISH AND SIMPLY AMAZING

It’s back in Yorkshire that well loved glitz and glam musical. La Cage Aux Folles tell the story of Georges and the dazzling drag artiste Albin. They live an idyllic existance in the heart of Saint Tropez but all may be about to change. Albin is star of La Cage Aux Folles and when his […]