Theatre

CITY VARIETIES THEATRE TO OPEN ..

CITY VARIETIES THEATRE TO OPEN ..

Leeds Heritage Theatres is pleased to announce that City Varieties Music Hall will reopen from Monday 17 May, welcoming back audiences with its first live performance since March 2020, and an exciting new film programme presented in collaboration with sister venue Hyde Park Picture House. Judy & Liza, a dazzling production telling the turbulent tale […]

A DOGS TALE…

A DOGS TALE…

Mikron Theatre, in their 49th year of touring, are celebrating (wo)man’s best friend this season when they stage the premiere of Poppy Hollman’s new musical comedy caper A Dog’s Tale, which looks at canines past and present and the enduring bond between people and their dogs. A Dog’s Tale will kick off its tour at […]

AN EXCITING PROGRAMME AWAITS LEEDS PLAYHOUSE AUDIENCES

AN EXCITING PROGRAMME AWAITS LEEDS PLAYHOUSE AUDIENCES

Leeds Playhouse has just revealed its exciting summer programme.  The programme features exciting collaborations, and a range of local artists and companies, offering a host of opportunities for audiences to share in the excitement of live theatre between June and September. It has also revealed that it will be taking audiences on a magical adventure […]

THE PLAYHOUSE CELEBRATES ……

THE PLAYHOUSE CELEBRATES ……

Leeds Playhouse has today announced an exciting season of productions and exhibitions to celebrate its milestone 50th anniversary as it looks forward to welcoming audiences back to the building safely in May. Leeds Playhouse was created by and for the people of Leeds, so it seems only fitting that they are now at the centre […]

THE MASTER OF MIND CONTROL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL ILLUSION..

THE MASTER OF MIND CONTROL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL ILLUSION..

The award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion Derren Brown is bringing his brand new show Showman to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford this autumn from Tuesday 5 – Saturday 9 October 2021. Fresh from his hugely successful Broadway debut, Derren returns home to the UK to astonish and amaze audiences with his first brand […]

SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN STOPS OFF AT BRADFORD

SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN STOPS OFF AT BRADFORD

Michael Harrison and Jonathan Church are delighted to announce that Chichester Festival Theatre’s Olivier Award-nominated production of Singin’ in the Rain will embark on a major UK and Ireland tour starting in 2021 and stopping off at the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford in July 2022! Singin’ in the Rain also reunites the original director Jonathan Church […]

IT’S CURTAIN UP VERY SOON………….

IT’S CURTAIN UP VERY SOON………….

On the one-year anniversary since Leeds Heritage Theatres’ three venues were forced to close their doors because of the pandemic, the company announces an exciting programme of new shows and screenings, and looks back on its most challenging year to date. Both Leeds Grand Theatre and City Varieties Music Hall hope to raise their curtains […]

GANGSTA GRANNY TAKES TO THE STAGE

GANGSTA GRANNY TAKES TO THE STAGE

Birmingham Stage Company’s hit adaptation of David Walliams’ GANGSTA GRANNY is coming to the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford from Thursday 30 September – Saturday 2 October 2021. From the stage at the Birmingham New Alexandra Theatre on the first tour, author David Walliams said of the stage adaptation: ‘What a fantastic show! Superb! And so much […]

CURTAIN UP –

CURTAIN UP –

Leeds Actors in Training (LAIT), a practical skills-building course for young adults (18-25) serious about an acting career, run in collaboration with Leeds Grand Theatre, is offering free online masterclasses throughout March 2021. In anticipation of theatres reopening, LAIT Intensive is a series of five evening sessions run over three weeks by professional artists and […]