Past Events

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL PANTO COMIC

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL PANTO COMIC

In what will be his ninth year playing comic in the legendary Rock ‘n’ Roll Pantomime at City Varieties Music Hall, Leeds lad Kenny Davies reveals why he keeps coming back for more. Kenny knew he wanted to be an actor from a very early age when his grandmother bought him a plastic guitar that […]

FESTIVE MAGIC AT LEEDS MUSEUMS

FESTIVE MAGIC AT LEEDS MUSEUMS

From festive carols in the ancient ruins of Kirkstall Abbey to a magical Christmas wonderland at Lotherton, Leeds’s museums and galleries are set to be full of seasonal cheer. Here are few family-friendly events to take the little ones to this Christmas. Abbey House Museum Wander through the decorated Victorian Streets, listen to the carols, […]

THE GERMAN MARKET IS NOW OPEN

THE GERMAN MARKET IS NOW OPEN

The city’s ever-popular German Christmas market returned to Millennium Square. Running over six weeks until Saturday 21 December, the Christkindelmarkt is once again boasting a wide range of festive stalls and authentic German food & drink alongside the traditional Christmas Carousel and other themed children’s rides. Now in its 18th year, the annual festive event will […]

TAKE FLIGHT WITH PAW PATROL

TAKE FLIGHT WITH PAW PATROL

WORLDWIDE phenomena and pre-schooler favourites, PAW Patrol and Top Wing, are soaring into Showcase Cinemas this month, with six exciting flying-themed episodes of the beloved animated series. Join Chase, Marshall, Rubble, Rocky, Zuma, Skye and Everest as they em-bark on two exhilarating flight-themed adventures at Showcase Cinema de Lux Leeds, on the 16th and 17th November. Accompanying the PAW Patrol gang, […]

CELEBRATE ANDRE RIEU’S BIRTHDAY

CELEBRATE ANDRE RIEU’S BIRTHDAY

  André Rieu will celebrate his 70th birthday with a one-off event in cinemas across the country on Saturday January 4th and Sunday January 5th 2020, featuring a collection of his favourite performances from his spectacular live shows across the world, as well as reminiscing with presenter Charlotte Hawkins about his life and multi-decade career. […]

NEW JOINT PRODUCTION PREMIERE IN HALIFAX

NEW JOINT PRODUCTION PREMIERE IN HALIFAX

Two of the UK’s most innovative theatre companies, Gecko and Yorkshire’s own Mind the Gap, are to preview their first co-production at Halifax Square Chapel later this month. a little space sees the companies team up for the first time to present a work that will continue to grow and change during its preview tour […]

CHRISTMAS CROONERS

CHRISTMAS CROONERS

Now  in its 12th record breaking year, Christmas Crooners is jam packed with festive favourites and its coming to The Kings Hall, Ilkley on Tuesday 3 December. Favourites you will hear will be the Christmas hits of Bing Crosby, Nat King Cole and Ol’ Blue Eyes himself Frank Sinatra. This fantastic cast of West End […]

THE TAIKO TRIBE RETURN

THE TAIKO TRIBE RETURN

In their landmark 25th year, the UK’s original touring Taiko Tribe returns to the road with a brand new show of skill, stamina and red-hot rhythms to stir your sole! They celebrate the growth of their tribe of performers from across the globe, with the latest captivating performance of sharp synchronisation, dramatic choreography and powerful […]

WINTER FOOD SPECIAL

WINTER FOOD SPECIAL

The Leeds Indie Food-run event, which ran every Saturday from April until September, is breaking out of hibernation for a one-off special winter EatNorth. The event will take place Saturday 7th December 12pm – 8pm at North Brewing Company brewery taproom on Sheepscar Grove, with the bar staying open later. The festive edition of will […]

FEMALE FILM MAKERS TAKE CENTRE STAGE

FEMALE FILM MAKERS TAKE CENTRE STAGE

The talent of female filmmakers takes centre stage at this year’s Leeds International Film Festival (LIFF). The festival is now on and runs until November 21. It opened with a special preview of Rocks directed by Sarah Gavron. Rocks  is a vivid portrait of British teen life and a love letter to sisterhood, created with […]