A SHINING SPA

A SHINING SPA

Scarborough is probably the last place you would expect to find a luxurious alpine-style spa – especially in the confines of the Alpamare Waterpark. But Wellness at Alpamare is so cleverly designed you could be a million miles away from the hustle, bustle, shouts and screams of the kids in the water park enjoying the […]

THE FACE BEHIND THE COUNTER

THE FACE BEHIND THE COUNTER

Have you ever looked at the name above a cosmetic counter and wondered if such a person exists or if they do who they really are? In the case of Francois Nars does he really does exist and is one of the most celebrated makeup artists, photographers  in the world today. He is also founder […]

HITCHCOCK IS AT THE GRAND THEATRE

HITCHCOCK IS AT THE GRAND THEATRE

  Bill Kenwright presents the never-before-seen adaption of the Hitchcock classic The Lady Vanishes at Leeds Grand Theatre from Monday 22 to Saturday 27 July 2019. The latest instalment from the hugely successful Classic Thriller Theatre Company will star celebrated Emmy award-winning actress Juliet Mills. Mills’ debut was with her father John Mills in the […]

THE ICONIC LEEDS BREWERY

THE ICONIC LEEDS BREWERY

Four emerging artists are completing their year-long talent development programme supported by Tetley’s Beer. After a successful inaugural year, we are launching the second call-out for artists. Tetley’s and the original home of Tetley’s Brewery, The Tetley, now a centre for contemporary art and learning, have announced a call-out for the second cohort of four […]

AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOUNGSTERS TO TREAD THE BOARDS

AN OPPORTUNITY FOR YOUNGSTERS TO TREAD THE BOARDS

WOULD YOU LIKE TO TREAD THE BOARDS WHERE LITTLE MIX, OLLY MURS AND JESS GLYNNE HAVE APPEARED? On Stage, a leading  Leeds arts academy, based at The Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds is looking for young performers – experienced and beginners – to appear at Scarborough’s Open Air Theatre at the end of August. Four years ago, […]

SOLOISTS BEYOND COMPARE …

SOLOISTS BEYOND COMPARE …

  The 2019 Castle Howard Proms  take place on Saturday 3 August 2019.  The soloist line up includes best-selling tenor Wynne Evans who will be joining North Yorkshire’s own operatic soprano, Sarah Fox for the North’s most prestigious al fresco Proms event. Wynne Evans is a best-selling classical artist, with his debut album with Warner […]

UK PREMIERE FOR VAN GOGH

UK PREMIERE FOR VAN GOGH

A new immersive experience is set to make its UK debut this summer in York city centre following successful runs in Brussels and Naples.  Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience will open in York St Mary’s on Castlegate on 5 July, enabling visitors to step inside the paintings, world and mind of the 19th century impressionist […]

ITS THE GREATEST SHOW

ITS THE GREATEST SHOW

I had no idea what to expect when I set off to review Amelie The Musical. I had not seen the film nor read the book and had only briefly looked at the publicity material. But I can say most emphatically that I just did not expect what I was about to experience. It’s a […]

CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED TO SHINE SPOTLIGHT

CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED TO SHINE SPOTLIGHT

  Up-and-coming artists across Leeds have the unique opportunity to showcase their skill on a national scale and be crowned the best in Yorkshire, as a campaign launched to discover the region’s hidden talent. Express Bi-folding Doors, is inviting Leeds artists aged 16 and over to submit their favourite creation to be in with the […]

GREASE GETS A LONG AWAITED REVIVAL

GREASE GETS A LONG AWAITED REVIVAL

Grease started life in 1971 as a play with music based on the lives  of its authors Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey and their experiences of growing up in a working class environment in the 50’s. It was seen by two Broadway producers, who asked them to rework the play into a musical and launched […]