FUNNY GIRL THE MUSICAL

FUNNY GIRL THE MUSICAL

Hot on the heels of a record breaking, critically acclimaed West End run, comes the new production of Funny Girl, starring Olivier Award winning Sheridan Smith as Fanny Brice. Funny girl brought global fame to Barbra Streisand 50 years ago, boasting some of the most iconic songs in film and theatre history including People and […]

HOLLYWOOD HITS

HOLLYWOOD HITS

  John Wilson’s superstar orchestra returns to Leeds Town Hall on Thursday 7 December with their new show ‘A Celebration of the MGM Film Musicals’.  The orchestra has established an international reputation performing repertoire from the golden era of Hollywood and Broadway musicals and music for the big screen. Joined by guest soloists and for the first […]

EAT NORTH

EAT NORTH

   The team behind the Indie food festival have recently announced a brand new project: EatNorth, a weekly food fair at the North Brewing Co taproom in Sheepscar. EatNorth will mark the first street food event that Leeds has seen in several years, and the first weekly event that the city has ever hosted, finally […]

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG

THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG

  The West End’s Olivier Award winning box office hit, The Play That Goes Wrong, is making a welcome return to Leeds next week taking to the stage at Leeds Grand Theatre from Monday 22nd to Saturday 27th May. Co-written by Mischief Theatre company members Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields, The Play That […]

SAIL INTO SHIPWRECK COVE

SAIL INTO SHIPWRECK COVE

Pirates of the Caribbean themed bar to make a three-day appearance in Leeds City Centre The UK’s favourite pirate movie is returning to our screens this month, as Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, launches in cinemas on Friday 26th May. The Light is giving fans the opportunity to celebrate its arrival […]

SPRING INTO ACTION

SPRING INTO ACTION

Families are invited to charge down to the Royal Armouries museum in Leeds during the May half term holiday to burn off some energy. Children can try out the challenging military-style junior assault course, as well as discovering the skills and training required to become a warrior from different time periods in a Warrior Workshop. […]

BUON APPETITO

BUON APPETITO

Since 1976 Salvo’s has been renown for its Italian cuisine – dine there and its easy to understand why. Over the last 40 years the restaurant has become a point of homage for lovers of Italian food, winning numerous awards and accolades. Salvo’s is a friendly place with a real cosmopolitan atmosphere – a place […]

MAMMA MIA FOR LEEDS GRAND THEATRE

MAMMA MIA FOR LEEDS GRAND THEATRE

At the last head-count, Mamma Mia! has been seen by 60 million people worldwide. There have been 50 productions of the show fashioned from the ABBA songbook. It has been seen in 16 different languages (including Swedish). Plus, of course, there was the massively successful movie starring Meryl Streep. And yet for all its 18 […]

THE GRADUATE

THE GRADUATE

It is a brave step to transfer an iconic film into a stage play. Sometimes it works and other times it does not. In this particular case Terry Johnson’s adaptation coupled with Lucy Bailey’s direction has resulted in a stylish, funny and emotionally charged production. Terry Johnson draws on both the film and screenplay and […]

A MOD MUSICAL

A MOD MUSICAL

  ALL OR NOTHING, the new Small Faces musical sensation, is touring the UK in 2017 on its second major outing, and will make a stop at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford, Thursday 18 – Saturday 20 May 2017. In 1964, a new phenomenon exploded on to the dingy British streets. It was the essence of […]