GIULIO CESARE – AN EXCITING AND PASSIONATE REVIVAL PRODUCTION

GIULIO CESARE – AN EXCITING AND PASSIONATE REVIVAL PRODUCTION

Egypt, in ancient times. The Roman leader Julius Caesar hounds an enemy to the edge of his empire. Arriving at the Egyptian court, he encounters a dynastic feud between the young queen, Cleopatra, and her cruel brother, Tolomeo. As alliances shift, an ecstatic new love soars, but Caesar soon finds himself drawn into a dangerous […]

TIME TO PLAY

TIME TO PLAY

  Giant, illuminated seesaws will make sure next month’s incredible Light Night Leeds is full of unforgettable ups and downs. The family-friendly, interactive installation, entitled Wave-Field, will give visitors the chance to team up and create their own unique patterns and harmonies as the two-night cultural spectacular returns to the city on October 10 and […]

NEW GALLERY GIVES A CREATIVE BOOST

NEW GALLERY GIVES A CREATIVE BOOST

  In a major boost to the Leeds Cultural Quarter, a new public gallery has been opened, which aims to help develop up-and-coming artists and provide a bridge between established institutions and the talent of tomorrow. The BLANK will be a permanent addition to the specialist Creative Arts higher education building on the new Quarry […]

ONE NIGHT OF ELVIS

ONE NIGHT OF ELVIS

Elvis fans take note! Lee Memphis King portrays Elvis Presley at his peak celebrating the iconic Vegar Years from 1966-1977. Resplendent in the most authentic costumes from Elvis’s performance and an orchestra backing this incredible performer, prepare to be taken back in time to see Elvis the way it was. Lee Memphis King recreates it […]

THE MOST WANTED….

THE MOST WANTED….

It’s time to look to the future beauty-wise this month with lots of  new launches of  that can help repair and nourish dehydrated or over sun exposed skin. There’s also a plethora of new foundations and colour cosmetics with new formulations  perfect  as we move forward towards the party season . If you are a […]

WOMEN LEAD THE WAY IN LEEDS

WOMEN LEAD THE WAY IN LEEDS

  Ask a jazz fan to name their favourite jazz musician, and the answer more often than not will be a man, probably someone from way back – Miles, Trane, Monk, Blakey. Even today it’s likely to be a Kamasai Washington, or Jamie Cullum. Yet there are many young as well as more experienced women […]

A VISUALLY COMPELLING WORK OF DANCE

A VISUALLY COMPELLING WORK OF DANCE

  Following the success of Windrush: Movement of the People, Phoenix Dance Theatre return to York Theatre Royal with two dance pieces The Rite of Spring and Left Unseen on 18 and 19 October. With The Rite of Spring Phoenix Dance Theatre offers a culturally distinctive 21st century re-working of the iconic ballet. For his […]

LEEDS PLAYHOUSE …..

LEEDS PLAYHOUSE …..

Leeds Playhouse will reopen this October following a major redevelopment that will enable the city’s pioneering theatre to be fully accessible to everyone for the first time. Open to the public from 3 October, the Playhouse is inviting audiences, artists and participants back to the building for a celebratory Open Weekend, Friday 11 – Sunday […]

A FANGTASTIC TREAT FOR HALLOWEEN

A FANGTASTIC TREAT FOR HALLOWEEN

Northern Ballet have teamed up again with CinemaLive to screen their critically acclaimed, scary ballet production of ‘DRACULA’ at cinemas in and around Leeds on Halloween, October 31st at 7.15pm.  The show will be broadcast LIVE to cinema audiences from Leeds Playhouse where Northern Ballet will be performing the show onstage.  It’s guaranteed to be […]

BELLISSIMO!

BELLISSIMO!

With its cosmopolitan black and white décor, marble floors and skilfully choreographed tables its hard to imagine you are in the middle of the city’s shopping hub. In fact  if you close your eyes and take in the ambience of Prezzo around you could well be dining in some stylish bistro somewhere in Italy rather […]