Category Archives: Theatre

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My Fair Lady a story of self improvement against the odds

We preview My Fair Lady at The Grand Theatre in York and discover a show with as much history of overcoming the odds as the heroine Eliza Doolittle achieves.


For many people, mention of the word cabaret conjures up an image of Liza Minnelli in the 1972 film, a performance, which demonstrated that she had as much talent as…

It’s good to talk at any age

Michael Millward predicts that youngsters will appreciate the value of a bit of chit chat after seeing the new Chit Chat Chalk Show at York Theatre Royal.

Ugly Duckling captures the attention of two football mad boys

We sent Aaron 9 and Ryan 10, together with Mum Louise, to see whether Ugly Duckling at York Theatre Royal could keep two football mad lads entertained.

Reconnecting with the past?

Michael Millward Looks forward to a play at Slung Low Leeds about reconnecting with the past and asks whether this is a good idea or if the past should remain a place we should not visit?

The Million Dollar Quartet:

The Million Dollar Quartet is a great musical experience that also offers lessons in career development and identifying when it is time to move on to the next stage

An Evening with Pam Ayres

We enjoyed a fantastic ‘Evening with Pam Ayres’ at York Theatre Royal on the first night of the comedic poets’ 2017 autumn tour.