Past Events

MISTLETOE AND WHINE

MISTLETOE AND WHINE

 PEOPLE IN LEEDS AREN’T TOO CRACKERS ABOUT CHRISTMAS   Almost 1 in 4 (23%) people in Leeds dislike Christmas, according to new research by Virgin Trains Despite this, almost 9 out of 10 (86%) people in Leeds love Christmas lights and festive markets Leeds are strongly positive when it comes to Christmas songs, as 3 out […]

SING ALONG FOR CHRISTMAS

SING ALONG FOR CHRISTMAS

Celebrate Christmas at the Lord Mayor’s annual family carol concerts on Thursday 14 December at Leeds Town Hall. Leeds Philharmonic Chorus and Rothwell Temperance Band perform carols introduced and conducted by Dr Simon Lindley for all to sing, with proceeds going to the Candlelighters, a charity which supports families across Yorkshire facing children’s cancer . […]

THE NATIVITY

THE NATIVITY

This Christmas, Leeds Grand Theatre is set to ‘sparkle and shine’ as Nativity! The Musical takes to the stage. Based on the smash-hit films, written by Bafta Award-winner, Debbie Isitt, NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL tells the tale of Mr Maddens and his crazy assistant Mr Poppy as they struggle with hilarious children, unruly animals and a whole […]

ORCHESTRAL MASTERWORKS

ORCHESTRAL MASTERWORKS

The Orchestra of Opera North performs a glorious programme of music by Britten, Mozart and Elgar with renowned Scottish conductor Garry Walker and violinist Elena Urioste at Leeds Town Hall on Saturday 2 December. The concert opens with Britten’s Soirées Musicales – five short movements for orchestra that are fun, animated and contain lyrical melodies […]

SUPER STARS TO HOST AWARDS

SUPER STARS TO HOST AWARDS

Superstar presenters Maya Jama and Marvin Humes are confirmed to host the 2017 MOBO Awards at First Direct Arena in Leeds on 29 November. The show will be broadcast on Channel 5 that evening at 11pm. At 23 years of age, Maya is the youngest person to ever host the MOBO Awards. Marvin Humes said: […]

CILLA – THE MUSICAL

CILLA – THE MUSICAL

Cilla – The Musical is the new spectacular and heart warming musical adaptation of the critically acclaimed hit ITV series by Bafta Award winner, Jeff Pope. It tells the extra-ordinary story of an ordinary teenage girl from Liverpool whose teenage dreams of stardom lead to her becoming one of Britain’s best loved entertainers of all […]

SWEET CHALLENGE

SWEET CHALLENGE

BBC Look North hosts, Harry Gration and Amy Garcia, have been tasked by Fat Friends The Musical and Leeds Grand Theatre to make 1,500 doughnuts for their charity gala event taking place on Thursday 14th November in aid of Children in Need. Leeds Grand Theatre and Kay Mellor, Writer and Director of Fat Friends The […]

OLAF’S FROZEN ADVENTURE

OLAF’S FROZEN ADVENTURE

Walt Disney Animation Studios  are offering “Frozen” fans a fabulous festive treat with the release of mini movie “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure”.  The brand new instalment in the “Frozen” franchise will be screened in cinemas across the UK in front of the original movie on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of November 2017, with tickets on […]

SEASONAL SOUNDTRACK COMES TO LEEDS

SEASONAL SOUNDTRACK COMES TO LEEDS

Opera North is preparing to spread Christmas cheer in Leeds and the surrounding area with a packed month of orchestral and choral spectaculars, live soundtracks, seasonal world music, pop-up performances and festive fun for all the family. The Orchestra of Opera North will be giving Santa run for his money in the weeks leading up […]

HAIRSPRAY – THE HIT MUSICAL

HAIRSPRAY – THE HIT MUSICAL

The smash hit musical comedy Hairspray is coming to Bradford Alhambra from 20-25 November. It’s Baltimore, 1962 where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national T.V. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon […]

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