KES

KES

In May and June West Yorkshire Playhouse presents a new production of KES which opens in the Courtyard Theatre and then tours to community venues across Leeds. Adapted from A KESTREL FOR A KNAVE by Yorkshire author Barry Hines, this innovative staging of his 1968 novel comes as the literary world mourns the loss of […]

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S

BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY’S

The excitement of this new production has been mounting for months especially to those generations who can recall the iconic Hepburn film. I for one was swept away by the whole glamour and glitz of the film to the point that I dressed my hair in a French pleat, had a snazzy black dress – […]

LEEDS INDIE FOOD FESTIVAL

LEEDS INDIE FOOD FESTIVAL

  Leeds’ vibrant independent scene is set unite once again for a mouth-watering celebration of food and drink, marking the return of the city’s unique Leeds Indie Food festival from 12th to 30th May 2016. Last year’s event was the first of its kind in the country, and organisers are planning even more foodie fun […]

SPRING FEVER

SPRING FEVER

  It’s all about eyes at Chanel counters (see our main picture). The Chanel Makeup Creative Studios have produced a collection that gives a new dimension to eyes. It includes a mascara that gives a unique look and strengthens lashes from the first sweep and also gives fantastic volume. La Palette Sourcils ensures eyebrow perfection. […]

THE HOLISTIC APPROACH

THE HOLISTIC APPROACH

The Victoria Quarter is host to a plethora of beauty boutiques most with their own hidden gems and  their own beauty rooms. Neal’s Yard Remedies is one of the gems of the quarter. The boutique itself is  a place of calmness and an uplifting place to visit. The shelves are lined with the familiar dark […]

HIT COMEDY AT THE GRAND

HIT COMEDY AT THE GRAND

Treasured Leeds play write Alan Bennett has a hit comedy coming to home next week. Single Spies is at Leeds Grand theatre from Tuesday 12th to Saturday 16th April/ The espionage double – An Englishman Abroad and A Question of Attribution – is a pointedly satirical snapshot of two members of the infamous ‘Cambridge Five’, […]

SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL

SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL

Small plate dining is fast becoming the most sophisticated and trendy form of eating out. If like me, you like to try a ‘bit of this and a bit of that’ and are often outfaced by massive plates of food then this type of dining is for you.  Small plate dining also means you can […]

CHICAGO RETURNS

CHICAGO RETURNS

Former EastEnders actor and recent Celebrity Big Brother housemate John Partridge swaps the small screen for the stage next month as the international award-winning musical Chicago returns to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford from Monday 4 to Saturday 9 April 2016. Perhaps best known for his role as Christian Clarke in the South London soap, John […]

TOM THE MUSICAL

TOM THE MUSICAL

Bradford theatres are delighted to be welcoming new musical Tom. A story of Tom Jones. The Musical to the Alhambra Theatre from Tuesday 19 April to Saturday 23rd as part of the show’s first national tour. Step back in time to the dance halls, working men’s clubs and recording studios of the ‘60s where the […]

BLOOD BROTHERS

BLOOD BROTHERS

The journey of Willy Russell’s  Blood Brothers is a well documented one. Starting life as a five handed piece, touring schools it has captivated audiences all over the world for the last 29 years. However as the years advanced its utility sets and basic lighting became rather tired – aesthetically it was time for a […]

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