Theatre

ANOTHER OP’NIN ANOTHER SHOW

ANOTHER OP’NIN ANOTHER SHOW

New 2018 dates have been announced for Opera North’s award-winning production of Cole Porter’s classic musical comedy, Kiss Me, Kate at Leeds Grand Theatre. Set both on and off-stage during the production of a musical version of The Taming of the Shrew, Kiss Me, Kate revolves around the tempestuous love lives of actor-manager Fred Graham and […]

A TOP CLASS ACT

A TOP CLASS ACT

Sister Act, the  Hollywood blockbuster turned stage musical is guarantee to ‘Take You To Heaven’ It’s big, bold and sassy and has a cast of high energy, multi-talented performers who  work as one ‘almighty team’. Craig Revel Horwood’s production is fast moving and seamless with an ingenious set design that’s artistically lit and pushes the […]

A CELEBRATORY YEAR

A CELEBRATORY YEAR

As National Theatre’s Olivier and Tony Award-winning production The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time takes to the stage at Leeds Grand Theatre next week, so begins a year of celebrations, firsts and winners for the venue as it prepares to welcome a wealth of entertainment to its stage. The theatre’s year ahead […]

SUNNY AFTERNOON

SUNNY  AFTERNOON

Winner of the 2015 Oliver Awards for the Best New Musical, Sunny Afternoon is an irresistible musical with slick theatrically and ingenious storytelling at its best. It tells the captivating tale of how one of Britain’s greatest bands, The Kinks, rose to stardom. Step into swinging 60’s Britain and discover how the Kinds found their […]

NATIONAL THEATRE RETURNS TO LEEDS

NATIONAL THEATRE RETURNS TO LEEDS

The National Theatre is set to return to Leeds with its Olivier and Tony Award-winning production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time; it is at Leeds Grand Theatre for one week only this month. Based on the best-selling book by Mark Haddon, the play tells the story of Christopher Boone, who […]

HEAVENS ABOVE

HEAVENS ABOVE

The all new critically acclaimed production of the hit musical SISTER ACT is coming to the AlhambraTheatre, Bradford from Monday 20 – Saturday 25 February. Directed and choreographed by Craig Revel Horwood, with musical supervision and arrangements by Tony Award-Winner Sarah Travis, this feelamazing show features dazzling dance routines and songs inspired by Motown, soul […]

WICKED FLIES BACK INTO LEEDS

WICKED FLIES BACK INTO LEEDS

  Leeds Grand Theatre is delighted to announce that the musical phenomenon WICKED is set to return to its stage in 2018. One of the most successful productions in the venue’s history, WICKED was previously seen by over 42,000 people during its celebrated engagement in June/July 2014. “The people of Leeds and Yorkshire loved Wicked […]

A TALE OF TWO LANGUAGES

A TALE OF TWO LANGUAGES

  How far do accents define us? Is status still dictated by our mother tongue? Sam Pritchard directs a radical new staging of Bernard Shaw’s  comedy Pygmalion, a hilarious and poignant tale of two opposites, Henry Higgins and Eliza Doolittle, trying to find a common language. Pygmalion is a co-production between West Yorkshire Playhouse, Headlong […]

A FLIGHT OF FANTASY

A FLIGHT OF FANTASY

v\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} Cirque du Soleil’s  first-ever UK arena tour of its signature production, Varekai is coming to Leeds. The critically-acclaimed show, updated and featuring new acts yet to be seen in the UK will visit Leeds’ First Direct Arena in February The story of Varekai is enchanting and exciting. […]

A TALE AS OLD AS TIME

A TALE AS OLD AS TIME

The story of Cinderella, as we know it, goes back to the 17th century. Heavily embroiled in folklore, it’s a magical tale and Paul Holman’s production dispenses true fairytale magic with a new take on the opening that both  visually and artistically appealing It’s a seamless production and Holman has given the story a nip […]

1 2 3 21