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3:56pm Tuesday 10th December 2013
9:06am Tuesday 10th December 2013
12:58pm Saturday 7th December 2013
DIRECTOR Adam Sunderland was tired of seeing Beauty And The Beast with a blond, blue-eyed pretty Beauty. And so, for his latest collaboration with writer Andrew Pollard, Beauty becomes Beau and the Beast becomes Veriditas (Rebecca Tanwen), a creature that is half-plant, half-woman.
12:32pm Saturday 7th December 2013
3:51pm Friday 6th December 2013
3:33pm Thursday 5th December 2013
BERWICK Kaler is fretting. “I’m not a comedian,” he says. “And I’m not going to be the voice of pantomime – though I know quite a bit about pantomime, but it’s just something you have to see to understand it.”
3:29pm Thursday 5th December 2013
3:19pm Thursday 5th December 2013
2:48pm Thursday 5th December 2013
3:06pm Thursday 5th December 2013
3:39pm Wednesday 4th December 2013
YORK theatre company Riding Lights are on the road with two festive shows, Nigel Forde’s joyous cavalcade, Only 80 Miles To Christmas!, and Antony Dunn’s feather-flying tale of the first Christmas, Goose Chase.
10:30am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
10:12am Tuesday 3rd December 2013
Tchaikovsky’s enchanting and magical Christmas story The Nutcracker was a perfect introduction to ballet for my dance-mad nine-year-old daughter and her friend who had just found out they would be performing the same show at their school this Christmas.
11:30am Saturday 30th November 2013
THE new outrageously expensive night-time charges rolled out across Leeds city centre’s last free parking spaces could be enough to make you as grumpy as Scrooge, but the sight of an entertainment legend on the Grand Theatre stage restores a sense of cheer.
11:29am Saturday 30th November 2013
5:19pm Friday 29th November 2013
2:48pm Friday 29th November 2013
10:50am Friday 29th November 2013
AN inventive piece of theatre from writer Neil Duffield is brought to life by York Theatre Royal Youth Theatre this week. Twice Upon A Time guides its audience through the conflicting worlds of reality, dreams and technology.
9:24am Friday 29th November 2013
4:36pm Thursday 28th November 2013
12:42pm Thursday 28th November 2013
12:33pm Thursday 28th November 2013
12:14pm Thursday 28th November 2013
BUBWITH schoolboy Sam Hird has been selected for the first Shakespeare’s Globe Young Players in London. The 14-year-old Pocklington School pupil is among 20 company members chosen after three rounds of auditions, attended initially by just short of 1,000 actors aged 12 to 16.
York Theatre Royal Youth Theatre present Twice Upon A Time, York Theatre Royal Studio, November 28 to 30
12:00pm Thursday 28th November 2013
11:58am Thursday 28th November 2013
10:48am Thursday 28th November 2013
10:39am Thursday 28th November 2013
10:37am Thursday 28th November 2013
9:38am Thursday 28th November 2013
IN the week of the judicial review into the final resting place for the remains of the last Yorkist king, Richard III, York Theatre Royal will play host to an illustrated talk on this divisive figure tomorrow at 4pm.
2:47pm Thursday 28th November 2013
12:58pm Tuesday 26th November 2013
9:47am Tuesday 26th November 2013
IN the week of the judicial review into the final resting place of King Richard III, a rare silent film version of Shakespeare’s play Richard III will be shown at York Theatre Royal tomorrow night at 6pm.
1:01pm Saturday 23rd November 2013
9:41am Saturday 23rd November 2013
4:22pm Friday 22nd November 2013
3:12pm Friday 22nd November 2013
10:02am Friday 22nd November 2013
Review: Richard III, York Theatre Royal/ Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company, at York Theatre Royal
9:59am Friday 22nd November 2013
WHAT sport could have been had if York Theatre Royal had mounted this co-production with the Leicester Curve rather than a rival East Midlands theatre, the Nottingham Playhouse, given the stand-off over the resurrected Yorkist king’s final resting place.
12:47pm Thursday 21st November 2013
IN the Thursday Choices in this week’s Radio Times, the Pick Of The Day is tonight’s 9pm screening of An Adventure In Space And Time on BBC2, starring York actor David Bradley and part of the 50th anniversary celebrations of Doctor Who.
Pocklington School performs A Woman Is A Weathercock, Merchant Adventurers’ Hall, York, November 27 and 28
12:38pm Thursday 21st November 2013
12:33pm Thursday 21st November 2013
11:49am Thursday 21st November 2013
Ben Haggarty’s Mr Sandman – Bringer Of Dreams And Nightmares, York Theatre Royal Studio, November 23
11:19am Thursday 21st November 2013
THE Crick Crack Club completes its hat-trick of Performance Storytelling shows at York Theatre Royal this autumn with Ben Haggarty’s Mr Sandman – Bringer Of Dreams And Nightmares in the Studio on Saturday at 7.45pm.
11:16am Thursday 21st November 2013
10:20am Thursday 21st November 2013
CHICAGO tends to do the regional rounds more often than Cabaret, but whenever Kander and Ebb’s horny, humorous and haunting musical does pop up, you wonder why it is not the more regular visitor of the two.
Review: Sherlock Holmes And The Speckled Band, Theatre Mill, Treasurer’s House. York, until November 24
11:42am Tuesday 19th November 2013
12:59pm Tuesday 19th November 2013
10:09am Tuesday 19th November 2013
3:52pm Monday 18th November 2013
11:58am Monday 18th November 2013