Balé de Rua bring the passion of Brazil to Southbank Centre this August with Baila Brazil

Baila Brazil is a musical journey into the heart and soul of the African and urban roots of acclaimed dance company Balé de Rua, which premiered at Sydney Opera House in January 2015. Inspired by North-American street dance, capoeira and samba, the company’s energetic yet elegant style is born from the everyday lives of many […]

Royal Court Theatre Presents Summer of Pioneering Urban Storytellers

KATE TEMPEST returns to the Royal Court with fellow urban wordsmith HOLLIE MCNISH for one night of acoustic poetry   ·         SPEECH DEBELLE performs a one off gig showcasing her new album and collaborates with the Royal Court in the creation of a music video  ·         Award-winning MEN IN THE CITIES by Chris Goode returns to the Jerwood Theatre […]

The Almeida announces full casting for Bakkhai

Euripidesa new version by Anne Carsondirected by James Macdonald 23 July – 19 September 2015Press Night 30 July, 7pm The Almeida Theatre announces full casting for Bakkhai.  James Macdonald directs Anne Carson’s new version of Euripides’ hedonistic, visceral tragedy.  Using three actors and a chorus, this new production will echo the original Ancient Greek performance […]

We Are 150 Years’ Old!

CITY VARIETIES MUSIC HALL CELEBRATES 150 YEARS OF ENTERTAINMENT   It may be 150 years old but it still looks beautiful. Happy Birthday to our city’s famous Music Hall. This Sunday 7th June, City Varieties Music Hall celebrates 150 years of entertaining the people of Leeds – and everyone is invited to the party. From […]

Jeeves and Wooster Review

Grand Theatre, Leeds – 1 June 2015 Jeeves and Wooster in Perfect Nonsense is perfect entertainment.  2 hours of perfect hilarity by just 3 perfect and incredibly talented actors. A play within a play this show is a classic farce.  Sean Foley (The Ladykillers) is a great comic director and he is once again in […]