CHRISTMAS CROONERS

CHRISTMAS CROONERS

Now  in its 12th record breaking year, Christmas Crooners is jam packed with festive favourites and its coming to The Kings Hall, Ilkley on Tuesday 3 December. Favourites you will hear will be the Christmas hits of Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole and Ol’ Blue Eyes himself Frank Sinatra. This fantastic cast of West End […]

THE TAIKO TRIBE RETURN

THE TAIKO TRIBE RETURN

In their landmark 25th year, the UK’s original touring Taiko Tribe returns to the road with a brand new show of skill, stamina and red-hot rhythms to stir your sole! They celebrate the growth of their tribe of performers from across the globe, with the latest captivating performance of sharp synchronisation, dramatic choreography and powerful […]

WINTER FOOD SPECIAL

WINTER FOOD SPECIAL

The Leeds Indie Food-run event, which ran every Saturday from April until September, is breaking out of hibernation for a one-off special winter EatNorth. The event will take place Saturday 7th December 12pm – 8pm at North Brewing Company brewery taproom on Sheepscar Grove, with the bar staying open later. The festive edition of will […]

FEMALE FILM MAKERS TAKE CENTRE STAGE

FEMALE FILM MAKERS TAKE CENTRE STAGE

The talent of female filmmakers takes centre stage at this year’s Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF). The festival is now on and runs until November 21. It opened with a special preview of Rocks directed by Sarah Gavron. Rocks  is a vivid portrait of British teen life and a love letter to sisterhood, created with […]

GET INTO THE FESTIVE SPIRIT

GET INTO THE FESTIVE SPIRIT

Say goodbye to Bah! Humbug and get into the festive spirit with Pick Me Up’s big winter show of 2019 – Scrooge The Musical. Based on Charles Dickens’ classic Christmas Carol, Scrooge tells the tale of old miser Ebeneezer on the night he’s visited by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet To Come. […]

GRAND OPERA HOUSE IS LOOKING FOR BUSKERS

GRAND OPERA HOUSE IS LOOKING FOR BUSKERS

Win a chance to play in the bars of the Grand Opera House York during the run of ONCE The Musical in February 2020.  ONCE is an uplifting story of a part-time Dublin guitarist busker. To enter, simply video yourself busking a song from the musical ‘Once’ and Post on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, tag […]

A PIECE OF POLISH NOSTALGIA

A PIECE OF POLISH NOSTALGIA

Leeds-based theatre company imagine if is set to tour its new production Jadek to key Yorkshire venues including Leeds. Jadek – which is written phonetically and is Polish for ‘Grandfather’ is the semi-autobiographical story of its writer, Francesca Joy, who in her 20s moved in with her blind, 94-year-old Polish Grandad.  The play explores how this […]

LORD MAYOR TO LEAD REMEMBRANCE TRIBUTES

LORD MAYOR TO LEAD REMEMBRANCE TRIBUTES

The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Councillor Eileen Taylor, will lead the tributes to service men and women who have lost their lives in times of conflict on Remembrance Sunday. Held on Sunday 10 November, people of the city are once again warmly invited to gather at the war memorial on Victoria Gardens to join the […]

THE FAMOUS PASADENA ROOF ORCHESTRA

THE FAMOUS PASADENA ROOF ORCHESTRA

With an unparalled reputation across the UK, Europe and beyond for 50 years The Pasadena Roof Orchestra is coming to The King’s Hall, Ilkley on 28 November. The orchestra is famous for recreating the sounds of a golden era of music from the 1920’s and 1930’s to widespread acclaim. Enjoy beautifully arranged songs from Irving […]

MICHAEL STARRING BEN

MICHAEL STARRING BEN

Direct from the West End comes Michael Starring Ben with the UK’s ultimate Michael Jackson tribute star Ben Bowman. With an incredible live band, stunning costumes, iconic dance routines and of course the inimitable Ben, this show promises to be the most authentic, lively and powerful recreation of the iconic superstar that audiences will see […]