Family Travel Blog

Author: Anna Goldthorpe

Dirty Dancing Comes to Leeds Grand Theatre

Dirty Dancing Comes to Leeds Grand Theatre

Summer days will soon be over, soonly autumn starts, and tonight our memories whisper softly in our hearts. On Monday 5th August, Dirty Dancing – The Classic Story on Stage, did the Mambo into Leeds Grand Theatre for the final dates of the 2018/19 tour […]

Grease at the Leeds Grand Theatre – Review

Grease at the Leeds Grand Theatre – Review

Summer sun – somethin’ begun… And that something is Grease at Leeds Grand Theatre! Following a highly acclaimed sold-out eight-week run at Curve Theatre in Leicester, Grease is now running at Leeds until July 20th.  Produced by Colin Ingram, directed by Nikolai Foster, choreographed by […]

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Leeds Grand Theatre

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Leeds Grand Theatre

Although this year marks 50 years since Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat left the pens of Andrew Lloyd-Webber and Tim Rice, I am young enough to be of the 90s,  Jason Donovan era of the show. After dinner on a Sunday we would wash […]

Blood Brothers Review – Leeds Grand Theatre

Blood Brothers Review – Leeds Grand Theatre

The last time I attended the theatre with my mum, I was assured that we were going to watch a ‘heart-warming’ show – an adaptation of a film my family like to watch at Christmas. The show was Goodnight Mister Tom and it was harrowing. […]

Rough Crossing  – Leeds Grand Theatre

Rough Crossing – Leeds Grand Theatre

Next week we are embarking on a mini cruise to Bruges, what better way to prepare than hopping aboard the SS Italian Castle at Leeds Grand Theatre for a peek at Rough Crossing? Having not seen Rough Crossing before but being intrigued by the synopsis, […]

The Full Monty at The Leeds Grand Theatre

The Full Monty at The Leeds Grand Theatre

Last night my buddy Hannah and I trotted off to the Grand Theatre Leeds to watch the stage adaptation of one of the most acclaimed Yorkshire, nay British films – The Full Monty. It may have been 22 years since the film was originally released […]

Shrek the Musical comes to Leeds!

Shrek the Musical comes to Leeds!

Shrek the Musical at the Leeds Grand Theatre – You may have picked up from previous posts that we are very much a House of Mouse family with regards our film watching proclivities – the joys of kids who, given the chance, would take the […]

Rain Man at The Leeds Grand Theatre

Rain Man at The Leeds Grand Theatre

Rain Man at The Leeds Grand Theatre – Last night we took an Uber to Leeds Grand Theatre for the first night of Rain Man – he was most definitely NOT an excellent driver! As children of the 80s we were looking forward to seeing […]