GUEST REVIEW: Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake | The Lowry

Matthew Bourne is an absolute genius in my eyes. He takes stories and turns them into beautiful, often sinister adaptations. He balances traditional ballet with…

I watched Giselle on Sky’s new Virtual Reality mobile …

English National Ballet have partnered with Sky, Europe’s leading entertainment company and Factory 42, a new virtual reality studio. This may seem an unusual combination,…

Beauty and the Beast | Northern Ballet

I am a huge Disney fan as I’m sure most 90s kids were, so this ballet quite easily caught my eye. Beauty and the Beast…

Strictly Ballroom the Musical | West Yorkshire Playhouse

The Production Last week Show Film First emailed me with a last minute juicy offer to see the matinee performance of Strictly Ballroom the Musical…

Billy Elliot the Musical | Alhambra Bradford

Everyone has a talent. You don’t choose it. It chooses you. It might be something that frustrates you to the core. Something that makes you…

Sleeping Beauty | Matthew Bourne

Gothic Retelling This ballet was a Gothic adaptation of Sleeping Beauty, that entered into a supernatural world and distinctly left the Disney one. I was…

Nothern Ballet | The Nutcracker | An adults take on the story

My take on the story One of the most famous ballets. With the most famous songs. And most famous stories. Let me describe The Nutcracker by…

1984 | Northern Ballet Leeds

This Place I’ve heard rumours of this place. A place where the past is permeated into the floors, the walls, the doors. It has seeped…