Theatre

THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

  Back by popular demand, the Olivier and Tony Award®-winning production of The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time will visit Leeds Grand Theatre from Tuesday 12 to Saturday 16 April 2022. This UK and Ireland tour marks 10 years of the production which originated at the National Theatre. Since 2012, The Curious […]

THE MIGHTY KING OF MUSICALS

THE MIGHTY KING OF MUSICALS

The Lion King is loosely based on Shakespeare’s Hamlet with some biblical overtones echoing the Old Testament stories of Joseph and Moses but set in the Pride Lands of Africa with the human roles of these stories cast as African animals. The moving and powerful story follows the life lessons of Simba, a wide-eyed lion […]

A VIBRANT AND RAW VISION OF SHAKESPEARE’S TRAGEDY

A VIBRANT AND RAW VISION OF SHAKESPEARE’S TRAGEDY

The dark, haunted world of Macbeth is starting to take shape at Leeds Playhouse as rehearsals get underway for Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy.   In Director Amy Leach’s and Designer Hayley Grindle’s vibrant, raw and visceral vision of Shakespeare’s thrilling tragedy, ambitious northern warrior Macbeth does whatever it takes to gain power and, ultimately, the throne. […]

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL PANTO CELEBRATES 10 GLORIOUS YEARS

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL PANTO CELEBRATES 10 GLORIOUS YEARS

Beauty and the Beast gets the Rock ‘n’ Roll Panto treatment from Friday 26 November 2021 to Sunday 9 January 2022 at the famous City Varieties Making its welcome return to the legendary music hall, following last year’s closure due to the pandemic, this Christmas marks the 10th anniversary of the now iconic panto at […]

THE BALLAD OF JOHNNY LONGSTAFF

THE BALLAD OF JOHNNY LONGSTAFF

Teesside folk trio The Young’uns perform a new theatrical version of The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff at York Theatre Royal from 28 to 30 October. The show features songs from the original album alongside new material and stunning animation. In this timely, touching and often hilarious musical adventure, follow the footsteps of a working class […]

THE GRAND IS ALIVE WITH THE SOUND OF MUSICALS….

THE GRAND IS ALIVE WITH THE SOUND OF MUSICALS….

Leeds Grand Theatre will see the premiere tour of the  new musical Fisherman’s Friends in 2022, alongside  musical theatre  favourite Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Direct from two triumphant seasons at the London Palladium, the sensational brand new production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat comes to […]

BACK TO BUSINESS AT THE ALHAMBRA

BACK TO BUSINESS AT THE ALHAMBRA

Louise Redknapp will reprise her role as ‘Violet Newstead’ in 9 to Five The Musical when it comes to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford from 7th to 11th  September! Louise played the role of ‘Violet Newstead’ to rave reviews from audiences and critics alike when 9 to 5 The Musical opened in the West End at […]

EXCITING NEW SEASON STARTS SOON

EXCITING NEW SEASON STARTS SOON

Scarborough’s Stephen Joseph Theatre has announced a season of shows for 2021 which will include three world premieres and the second outing for a play which played to packed houses at the National Theatre when it debuted in 2018. The SJT’s Artistic Director, Paul Robinson, says: “We’re absolutely thrilled to be presenting live theatre again […]

THE ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMES TO BRADFORD

THE ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMES TO BRADFORD

Tickets are now on sale for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s hilarious and touching production of The Comedy of Errors – which comes to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford from 2nd to 6th November, after an outdoor summer run in Stratford-upon-Avon. The production, directed by Phillip Breen, was due to be part of the RSC’s 2020 season, […]

SPOILT FOR CHOICE…

SPOILT FOR CHOICE…

The Internationally acclaimed stage sensation, JERSEY BOYS is working its way back to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford in March 2022! This smash hit musical has won 65 major awards and has been seen by over 27 million people worldwide. They were just four guys from Jersey, until they sang their very first note. They had […]