ITS AUSTENTATIOUS

ITS AUSTENTATIOUS

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that anyone in possession of wit and good taste must be in want of great entertainment… Austentatious is an entirely improvised comedy play, starring a cast of the country’s sharpest comic performers, who conjure up a ‘lost’ Jane Austen novel based on nothing more than a title suggested by […]

IN THE NIGHT GARDEN LIVE

IN THE NIGHT GARDEN LIVE

The smash-hit In the Night Garden Live comes to the Alhambra Theatre, on 29 and 30 June. A brand new show the visit is part of its first ever tour of UK theatres. This spectacular journey into the magical world of In the Night Garden features all the enchanting characters magically brought to life on […]

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME… Situated in the oldest street in Leeds you could be forgiven for walking straight passed Home’s discreet entrance. In a building that was once a snooker hall and then an Indian restaurant, these premises  now house what is surely the jewel in the city’s culinary crown. There’s no fussy signage […]

LEEDS IN MOTION

LEEDS IN MOTION

The festival kicks off at 12pm on Saturday 8 June with the energetic and spectacular Swank Street Theatre featuring walk-about characters. To coincide with the AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds, the Carriageworks Theatre has created an exciting free outdoor arts festival to entertain spectators over the weekend of races. Leeds in Motion on Saturday 8 and […]

OH LISTEN TO THE BAND

OH LISTEN TO THE BAND

It’s time to dig out the deck chairs and take to the great outdoors for a delightful dose of music al fresco This year’s Summer Bands series includes over 100 concerts in parks across Leeds from Golden Acre Park and Roundhay Park to Pudsey Park, New Wortley Recreation Ground and Alwoodley Village Green. Once again […]

VICTORIA – THE BALLET

VICTORIA – THE BALLET

CinemaLive, leading producers and distributors of event cinema, are partnering with Northern Ballet, one of the UK’s leading ballet companies, to release their latest, world premiere ballet, VICTORIA, into cinemas across the UK for one night only on June 25th. Cinemas in Leeds, Wakefield, Harrogate, Castleford and many more across Yorkshire will be screening this […]

AN EVENING OF ADULT COMEDY

AN EVENING OF ADULT COMEDY

Yorkshire born Billy Pearce brings his hilarious adult comedy show to St George’s Hall, Bradford on Friday 21st June. Billy emerged from the tough training grounds of the northern club circuit to become one of Britain’s most talented comedians. Born in Leeds, he came to national prominence when he appeared on New Faces in 1986 […]

UNIQUE CONCERTS THIS SUMMER

UNIQUE CONCERTS THIS SUMMER

Following their acclaimed performance in Opera North’s concert staging of Aida, the Company’s 36-strong Chorus will take centre stage this summer for two eclectic programmes ranging from the sublime early music of Palestrina and William Byrd to the avant-garde antics of Cornelius Cardew and the ‘holy minimalism’ of Arvo Pärt. Performed at St Margaret’s Church, […]

A NIGHT WITH THE STARS

A NIGHT WITH THE STARS

There’s a star studded gala concert that packed with top stars for the re-opening of St George’s Hall in Bradford on June 1 at 7.30 A Night of Variety sees Beverley Knight, Sarah Millican, Collabro and Escala take to the stage. Beverley Knight, the multi-award winning recording artist and musical theatre actress heads up a […]

I CAN’T GET THROUGH SUMMER WITHOUT….

I CAN’T GET THROUGH SUMMER WITHOUT….

  The L’Occitane boutique in the Victoria Quarter sports a fresh and fruity theme  with the launch of a their new collection that’s all about lips. There’s Fruity Lipstick in eight shades from a natural beige to alluring red that gives lasting colour and is enriched with a vitamin core. A Fruity Lip Perfector  in […]