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Anna Rogers as heroin addict Lucy in The Knot Of The Heart

Love Arts Festival's weekend of theatre at Friargate Theatre, York

The production team for In Fog And Falling Snow

Directors on the right track for In Fog And Falling Snow at National Railway Museum

Tom Godwin as The Actor in The Woman In Black. Picture by Tony Bartholomew

Review: The Woman In Black, in The McCarthy, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough

Michael Foster, left, Cathy Atkin, Richard Weatherill, Shvonne Mainds and Paul Hudson. Picture by Chris Coupland, Memories Photography of Selby.

Review: Godspell, York Light, Upstage Centre Theatre, 41 Monkgate, York, until Saturday

Stephen Joseph Theatre artistic director Chris Monks

Artistic director Chris Monks to leave Stephen Joseph Theatre in December

Olivia Jayne Newton as Anne Bonny and Daniel Wilmot as Calico Jack Rackham in Crossed Swords

The Thelma and Louise of piracy head for York in Crossed Swords play

Megan Conway and Rob Fisher in rehearsal for Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

The York Orchard Musical Theatre Company to launch with Jekyll & Hyde musical

Father and son: George and Niall Costigan. Picture by Tom Jackson

Like father, like son, George and Niall Costigan star in separate plays in York

Gordon Kane, front, and Adam Elms in Theatre Mill's Witness For The Prosecution. Picture by Tom Jackson

Theatre Mill put Agatha Christie play on trial in York and Leeds council chambers

Berwick Kaler will play The Old Gentleman in The Railway Children. Picture by Colin Richardson

Berwick swaps his panto old dame for the Old Gentleman in The Railway Children

Publicity poster for Pixie Lott in Breakfast At Tiffany's

Pop chart topper Pixie Lott to star as Holly Golightly in Breakfast At Tiffany's at Leeds Grand Theatre

A scene from Demons. Picture by Timothy Kelly

Review: Demons, The University of York Department Of Theatre, Film and Television

Paapa Essideu's Romeo and Daisy Whalley's Juliet

Review: Romeo And Juliet, Tobacco Factory, Stephen Joseph Theatre, Scarborough, until tomorrow

Ross Noble as Nazi Franz Liebkind, left and far right; Cory English as Max Bialystock; Jason Manford as Leo Bloom  in The Producers

Review: The Producers, Leeds Grand Theatre, until Saturday

Front of house teams at the 2014 TakeOver Festival at York Theatre Royal with a puppet from a show

Deadline is extended to be part of York Theatre Royal's TakeOver Festival volunteer team

Common Chorus's Drink With A Chimp. Picture by Raj Passy

Common Chorus play addresses addiction and the road to recovery

George Costigan as George Hudson and Ian Giles as George Stephenson rehearsing a scene from In Fog And Falling Snow at the National Railway Museum, York. Picture by John Saunders

George Costigan joins rehearsals for York community play In Fog And Falling Snow

Godspell cast members in a collage of selfies

York Light Opera update Godspell to the age of the internet, the mobile phone and the selfie

Richard Hope as Hector, right,  with pupils and fellow teachers in The History Boys

Review: The History Boys, Sell A Door Theatre Company, Grand Opera House, York, until Saturday

Rosie Kay Dance Company in 5 Soldiers: The Body is The Frontline

Review: 5 Soldiers: The Body Is The Frontline, Rosie Kay Dance Company, Imphal Barracks, York, June 5

Gemma Sharp, left, and Anna Rose James in The Maids. Picture by

Review: The Maids, Hedgepig Theatre, The Fleeting Arms, Gillygate, York, until tomorrow

York community dance volunteers training with Sergeant Anthony Grimes and Staff Sergeant Kevin Hesketh. Picture by Steven Eric Parker.

Dance: York community volunteers train with the Army for dance show curtain-raiser at Imphal Barracks

Rosie Kay Dance Company in 5 Soldiers: The Body Is The Frontline

Dance: Rosie Kay's troupe turn dancefloor into military frontline at Imphal Barracks

New Earswick Musicals win rights to stage York premiere of Sunset Boulevard

Kedar Williams-Stirling, right, as Dakin with his fellow History Boys

The best of the boys for Kedar in Bennett's classroom comedy

Ross Noble as Franz Liebkind, left, Cory English as Max Bialystock and Jason Manford as Leo Bloom in The Producers

The musical aside of Noble and Manford as comics take on The Producers

Cast members in rehearsal for Demons

Past meets future in York students' radical update of Dostoyevsky's Demons

Richard Hope as English teacher Hector in The History Boys

Hope goes from law to playing a law unto himself in The History Boys

Tom Cunningham as The Dark Lord in Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games. Picture by Brian Doherty

Review: Michael Flatley's Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games, York Barbican, until tomorrow

Rebecca Grant in Avocado

Review: Avocado, Barber Studio, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds

Jason Donovan as Lionel Logue and Raymond Coulthard as Bertie/King George VI in The King's Speech

Review: The King's Speech, Leeds Grand Theatre, ends tomorrow.

Review: Honk!, York Light Youth, Joseph Rowntree Theatre, York, today and tomorrow

Jason Donovan as Tick/Mitzi Del Bra in Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert

Jason Donovan is dragged back to the past

The History Boys, Grand Opera House, York, June 8

The History Boys, Grand Opera House, York, June 8

Anna Rose James, left, Victoria Delaney,  and Gemma Sharp in Hedgepig Theatre’s The Maids

Hedgepig Theatre presents The Maids,The Fleeting Arms, Gillygate, York, tonight and tomorrow

Henry Blofeld and Peter Baxter

Blowers and Backers in Rogues On The Road, Helmsley Arts Centre on October 10

Jess Judge in Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games  Picture: Brian Doherty

Michael Flatley's Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games, York Barbican, June 2 to 4

Hima Sundari, National Centre for Early Music, York, June 13

Hima Sundari, National Centre for Early Music, York, June 13


Auditions for Jack And The Beanstalk


The Magic Flute, Grand Opera House, York, May 30

Glenn Carter, who is coming to the Grand Opera House in Jesus Christ Superstar

Jesus Christ Superstar, Grand Opera House, York, October 12 to 17

Robert Gilbert as Vronsky and Ony Uhiara as Anna in Anna Karenina          Picture by Jonathan Keenan

Review: Anna Karenina, Courtyard Theatre, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Leeds; The Rolling Stone, also West Yorkshire Playhouse

Bradford dancer Brandon Lawrence in Elite Syncopations

Review: Birmingham Royal Ballet, Grand Opera House, York, May 20

Kudzi Hudson and Sibusiso Mamba in The Taming Of The Shrew. Picture by Greg Goodale/Greg Veit Photography

Review: The Taming Of The Shrew, Two Gents Productions, Friargate Theatre, York, York International Shakespeare Festival

York Theatre Royal Youth Theatre's Here One Minute. Picture by Lee Photographic.

York Theatre Royal Youth Theatre groups explore issue of people who go missing

Sam Hill as Richard III. Picture by Greg Veit

Richard III, University of York Drama Society, York Guildhall Council Chambers, York International Shakespeare Festival, May 16

Lorna Luft and The Boyfriends dance troupe

Review: Judy – The Songbook Of Judy Garland, Grand Opera House, York

Cat Hall's Apemantus and John  Hoyland's Timon in rehearsal for Timon Of Athens

Review: Timon Of Athens, York Shakespeare Project, York International Shakespeare Festival, De Grey Rooms Ballroom, York, until Sunday.

Kudzi Hudson and Sibusiso Mamba in The Taming Of The Shrew. Picture by Greg Goodale/Greg Veit Photography

Two Gents Productions take topsy-turvy look at marriage at York International Shakespeare Festival

Emma Ballantine as Romeo, left, and Amie Burns Walker as Juliet. Picture by James Drury.

Review: Romeo & Juliet, The Flanagan Collective/York Theatre Royal, York International Shakespeare Festival, St Olave's Church, Marygate, York, until May 23, excluding Sunday

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