The Lowry

Square Peg Theatre's Michael White chats about Icarus
By Glenn Meads · 26 Jun 2014 · Salford

Icarus has been developed with the Lowry and it opens next month and the co-founder of Square Peg fills us in.

Götterdämmerung (Leeds Town Hall)
By Mark Valencia · 17 Jun 2014 · Leeds

Opera North concludes its traversal of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen with a triumphant account of the final opera

Heart (Tour - Salford)
By David Cunningham · 23 May 2014 · Salford

David Cunningham finds the show Heart warming on a chilly Spring evening at the Lowry

Opera North announces 2014-15 season
By Ron Simpson · 8 May 2014 · Leeds

New season promises a broad range of old & new work including a new production of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro and a revival of Smetana's The Bartered Bride.

La bohème (Opera North - tour)
By Ron Simpson · 30 Apr 2014 · Leeds

Puccini's indelible tear-jerker returns to Leeds & Salford in a revival of Phyllida Lloyd's much-loved staging

Horrible Histories: Barmy Britain (Tour - Salford)
By Kristy Stott · 30 Apr 2014 · Salford

Kristy Stott laughs along with the crazy antics and learns a great deal along the way with this brilliant history lesson show

Taking Charlie (Tour - Salford)
By David Cunningham · 29 Apr 2014 · Salford

David Cunningham is unimpressed by this inconsistent comedy at The Lowry

Brief Encounter with... Happy Days Producer Amy Anzel

Producer Amy Anzel fought to get the show Happy Days on tour using crowdfunding. Here she talks about the appeal of the 1950s, her love of audience reactions to the production and possible West End plans.

The Gruffalo (Tour - Salford)
By Sarah Bloomer · 15 Apr 2014 · Salford

Sarah Bloomer sees that The Gruffalo remains as enchanting as ever.

Scooby Doo! The Mystery Of The Pyramid (Tour - Salford)
By Helen Jones · 11 Apr 2014 · Salford

Helen Jones finds a family show that beats walking the dog