Theatre

Grand Opera House York Panto – Beauty and the Beast – Review

Grand Opera House York Panto – Beauty and the Beast – Review

This week we went along to see Beauty and the Beast at the Grand Opera House, York.  Now, I may already have mentioned I like a good panto – and I wasn’t disappointed with this one.  Featuring lots of famous faces from the TV, it […]

York Theatre Royal Panto – Jack and the Beanstalk – Review

York Theatre Royal Panto – Jack and the Beanstalk – Review

I have been a regular at the York Theatre Royal panto since I was little.  I can’t remember a time when Berwick ‘Me babbies, me bairns!’ Kaler was not the pantomime Dame there.  This year is his 39th year of being the Dame at the […]

Nativity! The Musical at the Leeds Grand Theatre

Nativity! The Musical at the Leeds Grand Theatre

This Christmas, Leeds Grand Theatre is set to ‘sparkle and shine’ as Nativity! The Musical runs from Wednesday 20 December to Saturday 6 January 2018. Based on the smash-hit films, written by Bafta Award-winner, Debbie Isitt, NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL tells the tale of Mr Maddens […]

Rita, Sue and Bob Too – York Theatre Royal – Review

Rita, Sue and Bob Too – York Theatre Royal – Review

Wow, is all I can say to Rita, Sue and Bob too! We went to see it on the opening night at the York Theatre Royal. There were signs up to warn that there was nudity, swearing and smoking involved in the production. I smiled […]

The Hogwallops, A Circus in the Theatre – Review

The Hogwallops, A Circus in the Theatre – Review

We saw the brilliant Hogwallops at The Hull Truck Theatre over the weekend.  It’s the first time I have been to The Hull Truck theatre and I am always nervous driving to new places.  I parked at the top of St Stephen’s shopping centre and […]

Ugly Duckling by tutti frutti at The Theatre Royal York – Review

Ugly Duckling by tutti frutti at The Theatre Royal York – Review

We recently saw ‘Ugly Duckling’ at the York Theatre Royal. The play was in The Studio in the theatre. If you have not been before, it’s not in the main part of the theatre, it’s a smaller stage in the centre of the room. To […]

Robin Hood at the York Theatre Royal – Review

Robin Hood at the York Theatre Royal – Review

We saw Robin Hood, The Arrow of Destiny at the York Theatre Royal and it was brilliant! Before I talk about the show, I must mention that in the foyer they have a rack of children’s costumes.  You can dress up your kids and get great […]

Bring on the Bollywood – York Theatre Royal – Review

Bring on the Bollywood – York Theatre Royal – Review

We saw Bring on the Bollywood last night at the York Theatre Royal and we loved it!  It was a heady mix of music and dance, with a funny story-line and lots of laugh out loud one liners.  Think traditional musical meets Bollywood with a […]

Footloose the Musical on Tour – Grand Opera House, York – Review

Footloose the Musical on Tour – Grand Opera House, York – Review

  What a brilliant, high energy show Footloose the Musical on tour is!  We went last night to the opening show at The Grand Opera House in York, and had a ball!  It was action packed right from the start with lots of songs I […]

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall at York Theatre Royal – a Review

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall at York Theatre Royal – a Review

Last night I visited the York Theatre Royal for the opening night of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall.  It’s the first time I have been since the theatre reopened after the renovations last year and it looked fabulous!  I’ve been going to the Theatre Royal since I […]