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

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 and I, for one, could not wait to head down … Read more

Grease at the Leeds Grand Theatre – Review

The cast of GREASE at Leeds Grand theatre credit Manuel Harlan

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 Strictly Come Dancing’s Arlene Phillips and starring Peter Andre and Ore … Read more

Blood Brothers Review – Leeds Grand Theatre

Blood Brothers 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. When I told my mum that Blood Brothers was coming … Read more