Join much-loved TV adventurer Ben Fogle for an unforgettable evening of storytelling and adventure, as he recounts inspiring and incredible tales as a modern-day journeyman. From crossing Antarctica in sub-zero temperatures, to rowing the 3,716-mile Atlantic Ocean, to even spending a year castaway on an island in the Outer Hebrides, Ben will share his thrilling tales with uplifting warmth and honesty. If you like his television shows, then you’ll love this personal and intima
Canadian singer/songwriter k.d. lang will be coming to Hull's Bonus Arena on 13th July 2019.
This will be the first date of her UK tour to celebrate the 25th anniversary of her second solo album, “ingénue”, and she will be supported by Leonard Grigoryan. The album was nominated in five categories in the 1993 Grammy Awards and won the Grammy for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for the single “Constant Craving”. This was her third Grammy Award and she went on to be awarded
Life is all about learning and the significance of shipbuilding in Beverley has been brought to home in a new play, commissioned for the 2019 Stage4Beverley Festival. Penned by local playwright and actor, Gordon Meredith, and produced after much research, Broadside On tells the story of the one of the main industries in the East Yorkshire town. It was a cast of two, Gordon and his son Joshua, who brought the story to life, using the interesting scenario of a guided tour of Co
Tackling tough topics with humour and hobnobs, ‘Drip, Drip, Drip’ is the latest taboo-busting play from the critically-acclaimed Pipeline Theatre which is heading to Pocklington Arts Centre (PAC) in early March. This is a darkly comic story, set in an overstretched NHS hospital, which is sure to make the audience laugh, cry and possibly see the world from a new angle. Pipeline Theatre has a reputation for taking difficult subjects and using humour to make them approachable an
Ted Stanley chats to Sara Beasley, co-founder of Breakwater Theatre Company, about her upcoming shows. You can join Sara Beasley and the Breakwater Theatre for a Scratch Night on Friday 22nd February at The Albert Room Cleethorpes Library.
Delicate Flowers, a fast-moving Hull boxing play that punches above its weight, is starting a tour of the region this month. Written by Hull-based playwright Mark Rees and produced by his Single Story Theatre Company, Delicate Flowers tells the story of Barbara Buttrick, the young boxer and wrestler from Hessle, East Yorkshire, who fought adversity in her personal life in the 1940s and 50s to fight opponents in the ring. Narrated in the current day by Karen, a young Hull boxe
A staple of the Hull Half-term calendar, Back to Ours is renowned for bringing acts from all around the world to stages in the hearts of Hull communities and this February is no different. These are the acts coming to the East Yorkshire city: New Perspectives’ The Giant Jam Sandwich. Based on the children’s book of the same name, how on earth are the inhabitants of Itching Down going to get rid of the four million wasps plaguing their village? There can only be one answer: wi