DAZZLING, DECADENT AND DYNAMIC

DAZZLING, DECADENT AND DYNAMIC

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels has a kind of old fashioned Riviera romance about it with large helpings of deception, decadence and over-the-top romance. Based on the 1988 film with Michael Caine and Steve Martin the production moves seamlessly with some ingenious set changes and brilliant choreography creating an evening of pure frivolous fun. It’s always a […]

GET READY FOR THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE

GET READY FOR THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE

Dirty Dancing hits the The Alhambra Stage for three weeks from Tuesday 7th July to Saturday 25th July. The Producers of Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story On Stage are thrilled to announce that Jessie Hart will join the record-breaking tour to star as the idealistic Baby Houseman. Jessie recently graduated from Mountview Academy of […]

WEST END SHOW HEADS FOR LEEDS

WEST END SHOW HEADS FOR LEEDS

DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS HEAD TO LEEDS MICHAEL PRAED, NOEL SULLIVAN, CARLEY STENSON AND MARK BENTON STAR Direct from London’s West End, where it ran for a year to rave reviews, packed houses and was nominated for the Olivier Award for Best Choreography, the hit musical DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS is coming to Leeds from 30 June […]

A WHIP-CRACKING SUCCESS

A WHIP-CRACKING SUCCESS

Often known as the ‘poor man’s Annie Get Your Gun’ director Nikolai Foster has proved the old adage wrong for his production is colourful, imaginative and moves at a whip-cracking pace. A pared-down low budget production that cleverly uses actor-singer-musicians to add to its rich sound track the way the story unfolds on one set […]

HERE COMES SUMMER

HERE COMES SUMMER

Get the perfect Summer look with the Sassoon Salon, Leeds Team. DESTINATION… Lunch at the beach to sunset drinks. “A classic ponytail gets an ultra-cool update with a touch of texture. To create disheveled texture, spray Wella Professional, Ocean Spritz into dry hair near the roots, then scrunch your hair using your fingers and air-dry,” […]

FASHION REFORM

FASHION REFORM

A leading fashion retailer have launched a hunt for a new generation of curvy British models – flying in the face of the fashion industry’s obsession with super skinny women. Simply Be weighed into the debate by partnering with fashion influencers in an attempt to mobilise women above a size 12 to put themselves forward […]

PETER PAN GOES WRONG

PETER PAN GOES WRONG

Following their smash hit success with The Play That Goes Wrong which was at Leeds Grand last year and is now playing to packed houses in the West End, award-winning Mischief Theatre bring their riotous new spin on a timeless favourite to Leeds Grand Theatre next week. The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society set out to […]

SEARCH FOR A STAR

SEARCH FOR A STAR

Gary Barlow and Tim Firth’s new musical THE GIRLS, based on Calendar Girls, opens this November with its world premiere in Leeds and they are looking for a 17 year-old actor to play the son of Miss September; Tommo is described as ‘a great lad – a sportsman, good looking, cocky and girl mad!’ The […]

THE PRODUCERS

THE PRODUCERS

The Producers is an irreverent musical but a brilliant one. A show that sends up Hitler, gay men, lesbians, actors, accountants and old people could easily be seen as offensive – but the fact The Producers is sparkling, spectacular and above all pure entertainment. The plot revolves around a has been Hollywood producer Max Bialystock […]

THE BODYGUARD

THE BODYGUARD

The eagerly awaited musical The Bodyguard fired up and literally exploded onto the Alhambra stage using just about every special effects technique in the book. With very little substance in its shallow, inadequate plot and gaps in the storyline that leave many points unexplained it could easily have transcended into a damp squib. But with […]