Dick Turpin Rides Again at The Grand Opera House – Panto 2021

What's on at Christmas in York

Grand Opera House are delighted to announce York legend Berwick Kaler will be bulk buying Wagon Wheels, dusting off his frocks and making his much-anticipated, triumphant return to pantomime to star in Dick Turpin Rides Again this Christmas!   The star of pantomime in York for 40 years, Berwick’s critically acclaimed performance as dame has … Read more

AD| Waitress The Musical Comes to Leeds Grand Theatre – Review

Waitress the Musical Leeds Grand

Last night we saw Waitress The Musical at Leeds Grand Theatre.  It’s the story of three women who work as waitresses in Joe’s Pie Diner.  We follow their stories and their hopes and desires via scenes with humour, sass and – often – emotion.  The women support each other through difficult times as Jenna navigates … Read more

Malory Towers comes to York Theatre Royal!

Malory Towers York Theatre Royal

It is always a delight to visit the Theatre Royal in York and I was thrilled to hear that Malory Towers was showing from 10th – 14th September.   I really enjoyed the books written by Enid Blyton when I was a young girl.  My 12 year old daughter also loves the stories and adventures many … Read more

Matilda the Musical at London’s Cambridge Theatre – a review

Royal Shakespeare Company's Matilda the Musical

Last week Monsieur Incidental and myself, Erica, The Incidental Parent, went to London sans children to see The Royal Shakespeare Company’s Matilda the Musical at the Cambridge Theatre on behalf of Yorkshire Wonders There are so many fabulous plays and musicals in London to see, so I was really excited to see Matilda.  Check this … Read more