photo by Tristram Kenton
The last time that Alexandra Burke was in Bradford was to open the Broadway Shopping Centre.
The X Factor winner is now back in the city playing the disco diver Deloris Van…
21st Feb 2017 09:30 AM
Interview: Lizzie Nummery - Narvik
Joe Shipman as Jim and Nina Yndis as Else - photo by Decoy Media
Described by critics as 'Thrillingly enigmatic' and 'Spellbinding' following its debut last year, the award-winning playwright Lizzie…
20th Feb 2017 08:15 AM
Review: Tegan And Sara
Tegan and Sara
Identical Twins, Canadian born Tegan and Sara have been performing live now for over 20 years. It was interesting to see that their audience crosses a very wide age range. Downstairs…
17th Feb 2017 04:20 PM
The Commitments - Grand Opera House, York
The Commitments film has been adapted from the novel by Booker prize winning author Roddy Doyle himself. Set in Dublin in 1985/1986 the stage version follows the same plot as the famous film.
17th Feb 2017 09:19 AM
Last year Chicago born songsmith Aleem garnered comparisons to Ed Sheeran when he opened for Fifth Harmony on the UK tour. He returns to these shores this year with his debut EP, Open Letters,…
14th Feb 2017 03:32 PM
Review: Fifty Shades Darker
When E.L. James first penned Fifty Shades of Grey
, it was initially to be Twilight fan fiction but spiralled into a sexually explicit story of its own that became a trilogy and thus, a literary…
20th Feb 2017 01:51 PM
The Pet Shop Boys - Leeds Arena
Surprisingly the gig was the first time that the Pet Shop Boys have played a show in Leeds in their 32 year career; of course the Yorkshire city was a great place too to start their UK tour.
19th Feb 2017 07:13 PM
The Machine Stops - York Theatre Royal
Rohan Nedd - photo by Ben Bentley
E.M.Forster: a celebrated British novelist, a highly regarded literary critic and, apparently, a predictor of the future if his short story The Machine Stops is…
17th Feb 2017 03:30 PM
Pig Of A Show!
Theatre & Travel Correspondent
Babe and Ben Ingles (Farmer Hogget). Photo by David Monteith Hodge
If possible I like to see most of West Yorkshire Playhouse's productions but, quite frankly, this latest one was an absolute pig.
16th Feb 2017 03:59 PM
Interview: The Luka State
The Luka State
Back in 2013 The Luka State exploded on to the music scene with the Rock'n'Roll drive of their debut single Matter of Time. Since then the Cheshire quartet have changed line-up a few…
14th Feb 2017 02:24 PM